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Professorship in Sociology (W2, tenure track) with a special focus on Women's and Gender Research
Published(883 days ago)
Deadline for applications(855 days ago)
Goethe University Frankfurt/MainFrankfurt
The Institute of Sociology at the Faculty of Social Sciences of
Goethe University Frankfurt/Main, Germany, invites applications for
the following position starting as soon as possible:
Professorship in Sociology (W2, tenure track)
with a special focus on
Women’s and Gender Research
The initial tenure track appointment is for six years (§ 64 of the
Higher Education Act of the State of Hessen (HHG)). Upon positive
evaluation, the incumbent will be promoted to a permanent position
at a higher level (W3).
The successful applicant will have an international reputation in the
field of feminist social theory and be an advocate of theoretically
and empirically sound gender relations sociology in both research
and teaching. Research interests in the areas of gender and diversity,
intersectionality or gender-specific division of labour are desirable.
Close collaboration with the Cornelia Goethe Center is expected. It
is also expected of the successful applicant that he/she is willing to
participate in current and planned research projects at the
University and engage in teaching on a wide scale in all the
Faculty's degree programmes. The successful candidate will also
be involved in teacher-training. Experience in teaching at school and
novel ideas regarding this topic are welcome. Experience in securing
third-party funding is an asset.
The initial designated salary for the position is based on "W2/W3"
on the German university scale or equivalent. Goethe University is
an equal opportunities employer, which implies that applications
from women are specifically encouraged. For further information
regarding the general conditions for professorship appointments,
please see: www.vakante-professuren.uni-frankfurt.de
Highly qualified academics are invited to submit their complete
application with usual documentation (curriculum vitae, copy of
transcripts for all degrees completed, publication list, records of
teaching experience, research abroad, and extramural funding) by
e-mail, either in English or German within four weeks of publication
of this announcement (Deadline: 2017-06-15) to the Dean of the
Department of Social Sciences, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-
Universität Frankfurt/Main, Prof. Dr. Sigrid Roßteutscher,
Please quote the reference number 19/2017 in your application.