Full Professorship of English Literatures and Literary Theory

(Fulltime, Salary level W 3)

Reference No. 2021/064. The Department of Literature, Art and Media Studies in the faculty of Humanities seeks to fill a Full Professorship of English Literatures and Literary Theory (f/m/d) (Fulltime, Salary level W 3) effective 01.10.2022.

The University of Konstanz is one of eleven Universities of Excellence in Germany. Since 2007 it has been successful in the German Excellence Initiative and its follow-up programme, the Excellence Strategy.

Candidates distinguish themselves by outstanding research experience in the field of English literatures as well as literary and/or cultural theory. They are expected to teach in our undergraduate and graduate programmes in B.Ed./M.Ed. English, B.A. British and American Studies, M.A. Literature with focus on English speaking Literatures and Cultures and B.A./MA. Literature-Art-Media. They may also offer courses in the M.A.-programme Global European Studies. They are expected to connect to the research activities of our department.

Habilitation or habilitation-equivalent achievements are required. For further information please contact Dr. Daniel Hütter, Department Administrator, phone +49 (0)7531 88 2421 or e-mail: referent.litwiss@uni-konstanz.de.

The University of Konstanz is committed to ensuring an environment that provides equal opportunities and promotes diversity as well as a good balance between university and family life. As an equal opportunity employer, the University of Konstanz we strive to increase the number of women in research and teaching.

Persons with disabilities are explicitly encouraged to apply. They will be given preference if appropriately qualified (contact + 49 7531 88 4016).

Applications (including a CV, a list of publications, a record of teaching experience and photocopies of academic degree certificates) are to be sent electronically until April 15th 2021 via our Online Application Portal.



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