Stellenangebot: PhD position in Research Group on Gender Diversity in Informatics Systems (University of Kassel, Germany)

Position: PhD position (German salary scale EG 13 TV-H), full-time for initially three years, with possible extension for further two years (according to § 65 HHG in conjunction with § 2 paragraph 1 sentence 1 WissZeitVG, German law). Starting as soon as possible.

Location: University of Kassel (Germany), Chair for Gender Diversity in Informatics Systems, Department of Electrical Engineering / Computer Science.


  • completed university studies either in social sciences, humanities or design with a focus on technology; or in computer science or a related field with a focus on societal aspects of technology
  • ideally background in gender or diversity studies
  • research interest related to the group’s scientific agenda, e.g. sociotechnical system design, science and technology studies, participatory design, critical computing, digitization or else
  • strong interest in academic research, inter-/transdisciplinary work, as well as pronounced methodological and analytical skills

Application deadline: 26.01.2017

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