The Language Centre of FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg is looking to fill the following positions, from Oct 1, 2022:

  • 0.67 lecturer position (12 contact hours) for English (EASP). This position is permanent.
  • 0.5 lecturer position (9 contact hours) for English (EASP). This position is initially available for 3 years; potential to become permanent.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Teaching general EAP at a range of proficiency levels from B1 to C1, CEFR
  • Teaching English for Natural Scientists and/or Technical English (depending on your academic back­ground), at ESP proficiency levels from B2 to C1, CEFR
  • Developing and conducting mixed skills classes as well as classes focusing on academic writing and academic speaking
  • Designing and conducting oral and written exams at level UNIcert® II and III
  • General administrative tasks within the department
  • Conducting mobility tests
  • Actively contributing to Continuing Professional Development within the department.

Necessary Qualifications:

  • Academic degree (Master, State Exam, or higher), preferably in the area of teaching English
  • Native(-like) competence in English
  • Working command of German
  • Experience in teaching English, preferably EAP and/or ESP (technology or natural sciences) in a tertiary setting
  • Familiarity with standard office software
  • Extensive experience in using media for teaching

Desired Qualifications:

  • Background in Natural Sciences and/or Technology (strongly desired)
  • Familiarity with the UNIcert® system
  • Excellent communication and team working skills
  • Resilience and flexibility

Please send your application, including the customary documents, by June 12, 2022 to:

Dr. Kristina Maul, Head of EASP Department, The Language Centre, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg.

Please send your application via email in one pdf file.

Please indicate on your application which of the two posts you are applying for.