Publish Date: 20.01.2021

Category: Job vacancies


MEMBER: UNIVERSITY OF LJUBLJANA, FACULTY OF EDUCATION, Kardeljeva ploščad 16, 1000 Ljubljana  


Registration number of the ZRSZ (Employment Office of the Republic of Slovenia): NZ24892  

Number of vacancies:1

Job code: D019001

Tariff class: IX

Title code: 3, 2, or 1

Title: assistant professor/associate professor/full professor

Type of employment: part-time, 50 % i.e. 20 hours/week

Duration of employment: indefinite time, presumably from April 1 st, 2021  


Required education (level and area): 

- PhD (previous) in the field of geography or in the field of teaching at the grade level (classroom teaching);

- or PhD (3rd Bologna level) in the field of teacher education and educational sciences, majoring in teaching social sciences;

- valid habilitation title: assistant professor / associate professor / full professor in the field of social sciences in education;

- the candidate meets the condition if he has a valid UL title or valid title of the guest teacher at UL. If, at the time of application, the candidate does not have an election to the above mentioned titles, but he meets the qualitative and quantitative conditions for election to these titles, he can apply for the job vacancy, in which case, together with the application, he/she shall also provide evidence of compliance with the above criteria, accompanied by a statement, in the event of a decision by the selection committee, the application shall also be considered as an application for election to the title or for the recognition of the equivalence of the title.

- active knowledge of English and knowledge of the Slovenian language at B2 level according to the European Reference Framework for Languages (CEFR). If the selected candidate fails to meet this condition at the time of the job placement, he must complete it within three years from the date of employment.               

Functional knowledge and other requirements:

- scientific references in the field of teaching social sciences or geography in educationin the lower grades of primary school, rhetorical skills, innovation, a sense of organizing one's own work and the work of colleagues, computer skills, at least five years of work experience in pedagogy, experience in leading international research projects;

- experience in organizing and running teams or expert groups and organizations;

- experience in organizing and conducting professional education and training.


- designing and training curricula, and adapting university and higher professional education programs to requirements;

- organization (or co-organizing the activities related to the implementation of the teaching programme according to the syllabus, with application of research findings; coordinating work and supervising other staff engaged in the teaching programme (assistants, technical and other assistants);

- giving lectures to students, conducting seminars and other pedagogical activities;

- managing, evaluating and correcting examination papers and testsdirecting students directing research work and study activities;

- providing mentorship to students in preparing their diplomas, master and doctoral theses and similar;

- the scientific-research, study and development of concepts, theories and methods;

- participation in other activities related to pedagogical or scientific research work in the field of expertise (for example nostrification, expertise);

- perform other tasks by order of the Dean, Vice Deans respectively, or Head of the Department, which in substance fall within the broad area of expertise workplace.  

3. JOB STARTING DATE: part – time (50 % i.e. 20 hours per week) employment for an indefinite period, presumably from   April, 1st 2021.  

4. DATE OF PUBLICATION: January, 21 st 2021  

5. APLICATION DEADLINE: 60 days from the date of publication (till March 22nd 2021)  

6. Written applications with CV and evidence of eligibility with an indication of the vacancy and the registration number of the ZRSZ (Employment Office of the Republic of Slovenia) application should be sent to the e- mail address:            


- a CV with a description of past work experience;

- bibliography; - evidence of education;

- evidence of the valid habilitation title of a higher education teacher or evidence of compliance with the qualitative and quantitative criteria for election to the title or for recognition of the title, in accordance with the Criteria, or the evidence of valid title of the guest teacher at UL. In this case, the candidate must also enclose a statement that he agrees that in case of a decision of the selection board, his application is also considered as an application for election to the title or for the recognition of the title. - references in the field of performing the foreseen tasks and the tasks from the fields required in the conditions for performing the work;

- a list of functional skills.  

The employment contract may be concluded only with a candidate who fulfills all the requested conditions for occupation of the offered post. The UL promotes gender equality in employment and work.  

7. CONTACT PERSON:  Barbara Mlakar  Phone: 01 58 92 261 E-mail: