The DAAD Center for German Studiesat the Hebrew University is seeking to fill
a tenure-track position starting July 2019. This search is open to scholars focusing on all sub-fields of contemporary German Studies. Junior and senior scholars are encouraged to apply.
The position will be half-anchored in the DAAD Center for German Studies and half-anchored in another department that reflects the disciplinary background of the candidate, such as (but not limited to): Political Science, International Relations, History, Cultural Studies, Law, Economics, Urban Studies, Geography, Sociology, Public Policy, and alike.
Applicants must hold a Ph.D. degree at the time of hire. Successful candidates should articulate a clear and substantial scholarly agenda and demonstrate the ability to publish innovative and high quality
research in top-tier journals or books with notable publishing houses. Applicants will be expected to teach and supervise students at the Master and Ph.D. level and to contribute to departmental and university activities. We invite international scholars to apply; still, while Hebrew proficiency is not mandatory, successful candidates will be expected to teach in Hebrew within a few years of their arrival.
Electronic applications should include the following documents (each in a separate file) in English:
· curriculum vitae, including a list of publications (separating books, articles in refereed journals, chapters in books, and other publications);
· names, affiliations and contact information of three potential referees;
· scientific biography outlining research and teaching interests and plans for the forthcoming years;
· list of course proposals (title and abstract) and teaching evaluations;
· up to 3 publications;
· cover letter stating willingness to take the position, starting July 2019.
Applications should be sent to: [email protected]
Deadline: November 1, 2018.
For further inquiries, please contact the Head of the DAAD Center for German Studies at the Hebrew University: Prof. Gili S. Drori, [email protected]
For further information about the DAAD Center for German Studies at the Hebrew University, see https://ef.huji.ac.il.
Appointment procedures will be conducted in accordance with the rules and regulations of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and are subject to the approval of the university authorities. The university is not obliged to appoint any of the candidates who apply for the position. We expect to notify candidates of final university approval of appointment by March 2019.