Ausgeschriebene Professuren / Open Faculty Positions
Assistenzprofessur für Sprache und Raum in der Iberoromania / Assistant Professorship in Language and Space in Ibero-Romance
The University of Zurich invites applications for an Assistant Professorship in Language and Space in Ibero-Romance. Pending a positive review after three years, the position is limited to a six-year period.
The area of the professorship is within Ibero-Romance linguistics (mainly Portuguese / Spanish), with a focus on the relationship between language and space. Research and teaching will focus on current issues in synchronic / diachronic Hispanic / Lusophone linguistic variation (including questions regarding language structure). The focus should fall within one of the research areas covered by the University Research Priority Program (URPP) Language and Space.
The professorship is integrated in the teaching curriculum and research activities of the Romance department and the area of the URPP Language and Space. Teaching will be carried out in Spanish or Portuguese, the language of administration is German. Non-German speaking candidates are expected to acquire a working knowledge of German. Good proficiency in English is desirable.
Candidates have successfully completed a PhD in Ibero-Romance linguistics and obtained an excellent track record for their academic achievements in the relevant field. In order to increase the number of women in leading academic positions, we specifically encourage women to apply.
The closing date for applications (including a sketch of a research project) is February 26, 2017. For further information, please contact Prof. Dr. Johannes Kabatek (kabatek@rom..uzh.ch).
Ausschreibung: 18. Januar 2017 / Date of Publication: January 18, 2017
Bewerbungsfrist: 5. März 2017 / Application Deadline: March 5, 2017
Assistenzprofessur mit Tenure Track für Philosophie mit besonderer Berücksichtigung der theoretischen Philosophie / Assistant Professorship Tenure Track in Philosophy with a focus on Theoretical Philosophy
The University of Zurich invites applications for an Assistant Professorship Tenure Track in Philosophy with a focus on Theoretical Philosophy. The post should be filled by August 1, 2018. After two temporary three-year contracts it will become tenured, on the condition that the candidate successfully completes the evaluation process.
The successful candidate should have a distinguished international research profile in at least one field of Theoretical Philosophy. She or he is expected to cover both systematic and historical areas in research and teaching. Readiness to participate in disciplinary and interdisciplinary cooperations within the university as well as at a national and international level is a prerequisite. It is desirable that the successful candidate should complement and/or deepen the existing areas of specialization in Theoretical Philosophy and the History of Philosophy (Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Language, Epistemology, Modern Philosophy, History of Analytic Philosophy).
Candidates should hold a PhD degree and have an excellent record of academic achievements in the relevant field (for example an advanced postdoctoral research or Habilitation project). Teaching may be carried out in English. Since administrative work is conducted in German at the University of Zurich, non-German speaking candidates are expected to acquire a working knowledge of German within two years of appointment. The University of Zurich seeks to increase the number of women in leading academic positions, it therefore specifically encourages qualified women to apply.
The closing date for applications is February 19, 2017. For further information, please contact Prof. Dr. Hans-Johann Glock (email@example.com). Letters of recommendation are not required.
Ausschreibung: 4. Januar 2017 / Date of Publication: January 4, 2017
Bewerbungsfrist: 19. Februar 2017 / Application Deadline: February 19, 2017
Professur für Allgemeine Didaktik des Unterrichts an Maturitätsschulen / Professorship of General Didactics of Teaching in Upper Secondary Education
The University of Zurich invites applications for a Professorship of General Didactics of Teaching in Upper Secondary Education. The position should be filled as soon as possible.
This professorship is part of the Institute of Education and in collaboration with other professorships it is responsible for the education and training and further education of teachers at upper secondary level. Furthermore, it is also engaged in BA, MA and PhD degree programs in educational science. The holder of this position will represent General Didactics of Teaching at upper secondary level in research and teaching.
Candidates are expected to have completed their habilitation or equivalent qualifications along with excellent achievements in the relevant area.
Further requirements are
- subject-specific qualification in a school subject taught at upper secondary level in combination with a record in educational research or research on learning and teaching specific school subjects at upper secondary level, or
- educational science qualification with supplementary studies in a school subject at upper secondary level, or
- qualification in evidence-based subject-specific didactics.
Also expected is a second research focus in an additional area relevant to Secondary Level II (e.g. school development research, school leadership research, development in adolescence, research on professional development). Teaching experience at upper secondary level or extensive experience with the target level through pertinent school-based research as well as experience in scientific and practical teacher training at upper secondary level are desired.
An adequate knowledge of German is a prerequisite. In order to increase the number of women in leading academic positions, we specifically encourage women to apply.
The closing date for applications is January 23, 2017. For further information please contact Prof. Dr. Philipp Gonon (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Ausschreibung: 7. Dezember 2016 / Date of Publication: December 7, 2016
Bewerbungsfrist: 22. Januar 2017 / Application Deadline: January 22, 2017
Professur für Rätoromanische Literatur und Kultur (50%)
Ausschreibung: 30. September 2016 / Date of Publication: September 30, 2016
Bewerbungsfrist: 6. November 2016 / Application Deadline: November 6, 2016
Probevorträge: 7. Februar 2017 / Job Talks: February 7, 2017
Assistenzprofessur für Politikwissenschaft mit Schwerpunkt Direkte Demokratie und Partizipation / Assistant Professorship in Political Science with a focus on Direct Democracy and Participation
Ausschreibung: 10. August 2016 / Date of Publication: August 10, 2016
Bewerbungsfrist: 25. September 2016 / Application Deadline: September 25, 2016
Probevorträge: 15. Dezember 2016 / Job Talks: December 16, 2016
Professur für Literaturen in englischer Sprache des 19. und 20. Jahrhunderts / Professorship in Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Literatures in English
Ausschreibung: 27. Juli 2016 / Date of Publication: July 27, 2016
Bewerbungsfrist: 10. September 2016 / Application Deadline: September 10, 2016
Probevorträge: 1./2. März 2017 / Job Talks: March 1/2, 2017
Professur für Erziehungswissenschaft mit Schwerpunkt pädagogisch-psychologische Lehr-Lernforschung und Didaktik / Professor of Education with a focus on pedagogical and psychological research in teaching and learning and didactics
Ausschreibung: 25. Mai 2016 / Date of Publication: May 25, 2016
Bewerbungsfrist: 10. Juli 2016 / Application Deadline: July 10, 2016
Probevorträge: 22./23. November 2016 / Job Talks: November 22/23, 2016
Assistenzprofessur mit Tenure Track für Filmwissenschaft / Assistant Professorship with Tenure Track in Film Studies
Ausschreibung: 13. April 2016 / Date of Publication: April 13, 2016
Bewerbungsfrist: 29. Mai 2016 / Application Deadline: May 29, 2016
Probevorträge: 16./17. März 2017 / Job Talks: March 16/17, 2017
Professur für moderne und zeitgenössische Kunst / Professor in Modern and Contemporary Art
Ausschreibung: 5. Februar 2016 / Date of Publication: February 5, 2016
Bewerbungsfrist: 27. März 2016 / Application Deadline: March 27, 2016
Probevorträge: 17./18. Oktober 2016 / Job Talks: October 17/18, 2016
Professur für Nordische Philologie / Professor in Scandinavian Studies
Ausschreibung: 26. Januar 2016 / Date of Publication: January 26, 2016
Bewerbungsfrist: 6. März 2016 / Application Deadline: March 6, 2016
Probevorträge: 13. Mai 2016 / Job Talks: May 13, 2016
Assistant Professorship with Tenure Track in Comparative Politics and Democratization
Ausschreibung: 9. Dezember 2015 / Date of Publication: Dezember 9, 2015
Bewerbungsfrist: 24. Januar 2016 / Application Deadline: January 24, 2016
Probevorträge: 21./22. März 2016 / Job Talks: March 21/22, 2016
Professur für Musikwissenschaft
Ausschreibung: 2. Dezember 2015
Bewerbungsfrist: 17. Januar 2016
Probevorträge: 3./4. Oktober 2016
Assistenzprofessur für Sozialtheorie und Philosophie der Sozialwissenschaften
Ausschreibung: 22. September 2015
Bewerbungsfrist: 8. November 2015
Probevorträge: 28./29. April 2016
Assistenzprofessur für Raumlinguistik mit skandinavistischer Ausrichtung
Ausschreibung: 29. April 2015
Bewerbungsfrist: 12. Juni 2015
Probevorträge: 12./13. November 2015