Promotionsstelle Medienpsychologie/Sozialpsychologie an der Université du Luxembourg

The University of Luxembourg is a multilingual, international research University.

The University of Luxembourg invites applications for its Faculty of Language and Literature, Humanities, Arts and Education (FLSHASE)

Doctoral candidate (PhD student) in Psychology

  • Ref:F3-060004
  • 14 months fixed-term contract, extendable to 36 months, full-time (40h/week)
  • Student & employee status

Area:  Social psychology/Media psychology

Your Role

  • Prepare a cumulative doctoral thesis in the interdisciplinary field of social psychology and media psychology based on quantitative data obtained from empirical research on media use and media effects
  • Design experimental tests and surveys (on-/offline) on the interaction of personality factors (e.g., self-awareness, moral self-regulation) and features of interactive media
  • Contribute to publications and research reports
  • Participate actively in national and international conferences
  • Contribute to teaching in study programmes of psychology, one to three hours per week

Contact Dr. André Melzer: 00352 466644 9614

Your Profile

  • Excellent master’s degree or equivalent in psychology or communication science
  • Experience and strong interest in quantitative research methods; excellent knowledge of statistical software for quantitative analyses (e.g., SPSS, R)
  • Strong practical experience in designing and conducting experimental studies
  • Experiences in maintaining a media laboratory (PCs, testing equipment) is considered an asset
  • Excellent command of English (written and spoken). German or French is considered an asset

We offer

  • Become a member of the research group Health Promotion and Aggression Prevention
  • Become a member of the Doctoral School in Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Expand your skills and knowledge in a dynamic, multilingual and multidisciplinary research team
  • Benefit from the facilities and equipment of the Media and Experimental Lab (MExLab) and a stimulating work environment
  • Personal workspace at the University (this full-time contract requires the candidate to work on the University premises)
  • Salary according to University of Luxembourg guidelines

Further Information

Interested candidates are invited to send their complete application including CV and copies of diploma ON LINE until Friday, November 10th 2017:

The University offers highly competitive salaries and is an equal opportunity employer.

  • Firma
    • Université du Luxembourg
    • L-4366 Esch-sur-Alzette
    • Campus Belval - 11, Porte des sciences
    • Luxemburg
  • Arbeitsort
    • L-4366 Esch-sur-Alzette
    • Luxemburg
  • Ansprechpartner
    • Herr André Melzer
    • Tel: 003524666449614
  • Vertragsbeginn
    • 15.01.2018
  • Vertragsende
    • 14.01.2021
  • Arbeitszeit
    • Vollzeit
  • Arbeitsverhältnis
    • Befristete Festanstellung
  • Ausbildungsabschluss
    • Diplom-Abschluss
    • Master-Abschluss
  • Berufsbezogene Erfahrungen
    • Sprachkenntnisse
      • Englisch
    • weitere
      • Kenntnisse in Methodik/Statistik/Evaluation

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