Reference No. 2022/226. The start date is January 1st, 2023. The position is available until December 31st, 2024. In principle, this position can be divided into two part-time positions.
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 program, the Excellence Strategy.
The position is assigned to the Chair of American Studies (Prof. Dr. Timo Müller) in the Department of Literature, Art and Media Studies.
Research for the ERC project “Off the Road: The Environmental Aesthetics of Early Automobility” (offtheroad.org)
Publication of research results
Minor administrative duties
A very good doctoral dissertation in the field of American modernism
Familiarity with literary and/or cultural theory
An open-minded, vibrant research environment
A top-tier research infrastructure
The option of teaching seminars in your research area(s)
A salary according to the collective bargaining provisions of the TV-L (up topay group E 13 TV-L, depending on your personal profile)
We look forward to receiving your application with your academic curriculum vitae, copies of academic certificates, copy of doctoral thesis, and lists of courses taught and publications (if applicable) until
October 7th, 2022 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 (https://www.uni-konstanz.de/en/equalopportunities/family/dual-career). will be given preference if appropriately qualified (contact + 49 7531 88–4016).