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Professorship (W2, tenure track) in Linguistics/Semantics
Published(1016 days ago)
Deadline for applications(988 days ago)
Goethe University FrankfurtFrankfurt am Main
The Faculty of Modern Languages at the Goethe University Frankfurt welcomes applications
for the following full time position:
Professorship (W2, tenure track)
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 candidate will be responsible for research and teaching in
Linguistics/Semantics. Applicants should have an internationally renowned research record in
Participation in joint research activities is expected. He/She will teach courses in general
linguistics and in German linguistics at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Since the
successful candidate will also be involved in teacher training experience in teaching at school
and novel ideas regarding this topic would be welcome. All candidates must have completed
his/her Ph.D. and habilitation or must be able to demonstrate an equivalent qualification.
The designated salary for the position is initially based on "W2" on the German university scale
or equivalent. Goethe University is committed to increasing the proportion of female scientific
staff and therefore encourages women particularly to apply. For further information regarding
the general conditions for professorship appointments, please see:
Highly qualified academics are invited to submit their applications accompanied by the usual
documents (curriculum vitae, copy of transcripts for all degrees completed, publication list,
records of teaching experience, research abroad, and extramural funding) within 4 weeks after
the publication of this announcement (deadline 2017-02-02) per E-Mail to Johann Wolfgang
Goethe-Universität, Dekanin des Fachbereichs Neuere Philologien,firstname.lastname@example.org.