Academic Position (Early Postdoc)

(full-time, E 13 TV-L)

Reference No. 2024/120. The starting date is October 1st, 2024. The positions are available until September 30th, 2027 (36 months). The position is divisible in principle.

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.

The position is located at the graduate program Post-Eurocentric Europe: Narratives of a World Province in Transformation, Department of Literature, Art and Media studies. Members of the graduate school are expected to be present on site during the semester.

Your tasks

    • Elaboration of a post-doctoral research project in the thematic field of the graduate school (you find the research programme via this link)

Your profile

    • A doctoral degree with excellent grades in the field of literature und cultural studies (German, English or Romance studies, cultural anthropology), in history, political science, law or in another discipline relevant for the research subject of the graduate program
    • Willingness to engage in interdisciplinary cooperation

We offer you

    • An open and motivated research context
    • A structured qualification program for career paths inside and outside of academia
    • Resources for research stays abroad
    • The possibility to teach
    • Employer subsidy for JobTicket BW / Deutschlandticket
    • A salary according to the collective bargaining provisions of the TV-L (up to pay group E 13 TV-L, depending on your personal profile)
All Benefits

For further information please contact Albrecht Koschorke: albrecht.koschorke@uni-konstanz.de.

We are looking forward to your applications including your CV, copies of academic certificates, publication and teaching records as well as a research proposal embedded within the research field of the graduate program of approximately 15 pages length until June 30th, 2024 via our Online Application Portal.

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, we strive to increase the number of women working in research and teaching. We also support working couples through our dual career programme. Persons with disabilities are explicitly encouraged to apply. They will be given preference if appropriately qualified (contact sbv@uni-konstanz.de, + 49 7531 88-4016).

 

 

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