Work ing field :
The PhD pos i tion lays the found a tion for a new research area in psy cho logy of archi tec ture. This includes the pre par a tion of a dis ser ta tion at the inter face between archi tec ture and psy cho logy, the ory and philo sophy.
The pos i tion fur ther devel ops the know ledge of the psy cho lo gical found a tions of archi tec ture and makes them applic able for plan ning and design.
Psy cho logy of archi tec ture adresses the know ledge of the com plex effects of archi tec ture, city and envir on ment on the psy cho lo gical and phys ical well-
being of humans. Its focus is on the ana lysis of the inter sub ject ive rela tion ships between humans and archi tec ture, with regard to the emo tional, physiolo gical and action-
motiv at ing pro cesses of human beha vior.
Require ments :
Suc cess fully com pleted uni versity degree (Mas ter, Dip lom or equi val ent) in archi tec ture and / or psy cho logy.
Rel ev ant exper i ence in aca demic research. Exper i ence in the field of archi tec tural design is also wel come. Very good Ger man and / or Eng lish skills (oral and writ ten).
Abil ity to work in a team is required.