education studies lecturer


Education studies lecturers are professors, teachers, or lecturers who instruct students who have obtained an upper secondary education diploma in their own specialised field of study, education studies, so they can become teachers themselves. They work with their university research assistants and university teaching assistants for the preparation of lectures and of exams, grading papers and exams and leading review and feedback sessions for the students.

Scope notes

Includes people performing academic research in their field of education studies.

Alternative label

  • education studies docent

  • university education studies teacher

  • education studies lector

  • education studies instructor

  • education studies professor

  • university lecturer in education studies

  • education studies teacher

  • lecturer in education studies

  • university education studies lecturer

  • professor of education studies

  • lecturer of education studies

  • senior lecturer in education studies

  • higher education studies teacher

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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