Office of the Vice-President of Research & Development

The Zurich University of Teacher Education (PH Zurich) is one of the largest institutions for teacher training in Switzerland, with over 3'600 students enrolled in our comprehensive academic programme across the four areas of education, further training, research, and services.


The PH Zurich is hiring for the following post starting on 1st July 2020

Research Associate pursuing a doctorate – "Education and Digital Transformation" 80-100% (f/m/d)

(fixed term assignment of 5 years)

The post will be in the Department of Research and Development and is being created for the newly established research group "Education and Digital Change". This research group examines the impact of digitalisation on schools and education in the three areas of «Education and Digital Society», «Digital Learning and Teaching», and «Computing Skills and School». For further information on the research group, click here:

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Have we excited your interest?


Please submit your complete online application by 19th April 2020 exclusively via our e-recruiting tool - see button. 


In addition to the cover letter and usual documents, please submit a two to three-page project outline to briefly describe your planned research endeavour.


For more information, please contact Dr. Roberto Sala, Head of the Research Services,, +41 43 305 61 37.

The PH Zurich is a member of the Zurich University of Applied Sciences