Job Offers for Professorships and Junior Professorships at Freie Universität Berlin

Freie Universität Berlin
Department of Philosophy and Humanities
- Institute of Theater Studies -

invites applications for a

Professorship in Film Studies (salary grade W 2)

The successful applicant will be required to cover the area named above in research and teaching.

Appointment requirements are governed by Article 100 of the Berlin Higher Education Act (Berliner Hochschulgesetz).

The successful candidate’s research and teaching will comprehensively represent Film Studies in history and theory. The candidate’s research focus will be on the history and theory of audiovisual media. Qualified candidates will have a proven track record of international teaching experience and excellent research activities. She or he will have experience in the acquisition and the implementation of interdisciplinary third party funded research projects. Experience in the management and implementation of knowledge transfer projects is desirable (such as spin-offs).

The appointee will teach courses in the B.A. and M.A. Film Studies programs. Aside from teaching in German, she or he is expected to teach courses also in English and to help strengthen the international profile of the Film Studies programs. She or he will be required to assume responsibilities within the university’s institutions of academic self-governance and evince an active commitment in the development of new research initiatives. Furthermore, a participation in interdisciplinary research alliances of Freie Universität Berlin is required. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in the projects of the Interdisziplinäres Zentrum Geschlechterforschung.

Applications quoting the reference code 160368 should include a CV, copies of all certificates of academic qualification, a list of publications, evidence of teaching competence (such as courses previously taught) as well as of involvement in ongoing and future research endeavors, joint research projects and externally funded projects. If applicable, applications should also include information on spin-offs.

All materials, including a private postal and e-mail address must be received no later than November 27th, 2014 at

Freie Universität Berlin
Fachbereich Philosophie und Geisteswissenschaften
Dekanat
Frau Schumann
Habelschwerdter Allee 45
D – 14195 Berlin, Germany

Application guidelines and general information on the appointment procedure as well as requirements for professorships at Freie Universität Berlin can be found at www.fu-berlin.de/praesidialamt. For additional details, please visit www.fu-berlin.de, www.fu-berlin.de/sites/iz-geschlechterforschung/  and www.geisteswissenschaften.fu-berlin.de/we07/film.


Freie Universität Berlin
Department of Philosophy and Humanities
- Institute of Theater Studies -

invites applications for a

Professorship in Theater Studies (salary grade W 2)

The successful applicant will be required to cover the area named above in research and teaching.

Appointment requirements are governed by Article 100 of the Berlin Higher Education Act (Berliner Hochschulgesetz).

The successful candidate’s research and teaching will comprehensively represent Theater Studies in history and theory. The candidate’s research focus will be on the relations between Theater and other Arts and Media, as well as on Theater History as History of Knowledge. Qualified candidates will have a proven track record of international teaching experience and excellent research activities. She or he will have experience in the acquisition and implementation of interdisciplinary third party funded research projects as well as experience in the management and implementation of knowledge transfer (such as spin-offs).

The appointee will teach courses in the B.A. and M.A. Theater Studies programs. Aside from teaching in German, she or he is expected to teach courses also in English. The successful candidate will be required to assume responsibilities within the university’s institutions of academic self-governance, evince an active commitment in the development of new research initiatives, and help strengthen the international profile of the Theater Studies programs. Furthermore, a participation in interdisciplinary research alliances of Freie Universität Berlin is required.

Applications quoting the reference code 160356 should include a CV, copies of all certificates of academic qualification, a list of publications, evidence of teaching competence (such as courses previously taught) as well as of involvement in ongoing and future research endeavors, joint research projects and externally funded projects. If applicable, applications should also include information on spin-offs.

All materials, including a private postal and e-mail address must be received no later than November 27th, 2014 at

Freie Universität Berlin
Fachbereich Philosophie und Geisteswissenschaften
Dekanat, z. Hd. v. Frau Schumann
Habelschwerdter Allee 45
D – 14195 Berlin, Germany

Application guidelines and general information on the appointment procedure as well as requirements for professorships at Freie Universität Berlin can be found at www.fu-berlin.de/praesidialamt. For additional details, please visit www.fu-berlin.de and www.geisteswissenschaften.fu-berlin.de/we07/theater.


Department of History and Cultural Studies
Institute of Islamic Studies

invites applications for a tenured

Professorship in Classical Islamic Studies (salary grade W 2)

The successful applicant will be required to cover the area named above in research and teaching.

Appointment requirements are governed by Article 100 of the Berlin Higher Education Act (Berliner Hochschulgesetz).

The successful candidate will have international teaching experience and excellent research results in the field of classical Islam (history and historiography, Qur’an and Hadith studies, philosophy, Sufism, and/or theology). She or he will possess excellent Arabic language skills as well as knowledge of at least one additional oriental language. Candidates will be prepared to teach in both German and English. Furthermore, she or he will have experience with acquiring funding for, and carrying out externally funded research.

The appointee will participate in the teaching and research activities of the Institute of Islamic Studies and the Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies at which she or he will act as a Principal Investigator. The appointee is expected to participate in relevant research alliances of the Berlin-Brandenburg area, to design and apply for joint research projects, and to intensify international cooperation in the field of Islamic Studies. Furthermore, she or he will participate in the activities of the Interdisciplinary Center for Gender and Diversity Studies at the Department of History and Cultural Studies.

Applications quoting the reference code W2Islamwiss. should include a CV, copies of all certificates of academic qualification, a list of publications, evidence of teaching competence (such as courses previously taught) as well as of involvement in ongoing and future research endeavors, joint research projects and externally funded projects. If applicable, applications should also include information on industrial co-operations, inventions/patents and spin-offs.

All materials, including a private postal and an e-mail address must be received no later than November 27th, 2014 at

Freie Universität Berlin
Fachbereich Geschichts- und Kulturwissenschaften
Dekanat
Frau Emmrich-Willingham
Koserstraße 20
14195 Berlin - Germany

Application guidelines and general information on the appointment procedure as well as requirements for professorships at Freie Universität Berlin can be found at www.fu-berlin.de/praesidialamt. For additional details, please visit www.fu-berlin.de, www.bgsmcs.fu-berlin.de


Freie Universität Berlin
School of Business & Economics

invites applications for a

Junior Professorship in Macroeconomics
(salary grade W 1)

The successful applicant will be required to assume responsibilities in research and teaching in the area named above.

Appointment requirements are governed by Article 102a of the Berlin Higher Education Act (Berliner Hochschulgesetz).

The successful candidate will hold a PhD with distinction in economics in the field of macroeconomics. Candidates will have a distinct record of research activities and experience in university teaching (preferably internationally). Her or his research should focus on the quantitative modelling and the empirical analysis of macroeconomic issues, especially in the field of monetary economics. Applicants should also have experience conducting grant-sponsored research and be familiar with research alliances.

The appointee will be prepared to teach economic policy and theory to undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students (also in English). She or he will participate in research colloquia and in the implementation of a research focus area in macroeconomics at the department. Additionally, the successful candidate will be willing to acquire third party funds.

The junior professor will be appointed as a civil servant for an initial period of three years. Provided that her or his performance is thereafter evaluated positively, employment may be extended for three more years.

Applications quoting the reference code W1-Makro should include a CV, copies of all certificates of academic qualification, a list of publications, evidence of teaching competence (such as courses previously taught) as well as of involvement in ongoing and future research endeavors, joint research projects and externally funded projects.

All materials, including a private postal and e-mail address must be received no later than November 6th, 2014 at

Freie Universität Berlin
Fachbereich Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Dekanat
Frau Oellers-Reis
14195 Berlin (Dahlem), Germany


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Last Update: Oct 27, 2014