Professorship (W3) for Dogmatics and History of Dogma
Ruhr-University Bochum is one of Germany's leading research universities. The University draws its strengths from both the diversity and the proximity of scientific and engineering disciplines on a single, coherent campus. This highly dynamic setting enables students and researchers to work across traditional boundaries of academic subjects and faculties.
PROFESSOR (TENURE) FOR DOGMATICS AND HISTORY OF DOGMA (SALARY SCALE W3)
The Faculty of Catholic Theology at Ruhr-University Bochum invites applications for the position of a Professor (tenure) for Dogmatics and History of Dogma (Salary Scale W3) to start on 1st of April 2021.
The candidate is expected to establish a sustainable research program, be capable to produce and publish original research, be an effective teacher and mentor of both undergraduate and graduate students, and engage in institutional and professional service. We are looking for a scholar with an internationally visible research profile that complements the existing research expertise of the faculty, a contextual theology, and that shows interdisciplinary interests to religion-related scholarship and the social and cultural sciences.
A degree in Catholic theology, a Ph.D and positive evaluation as a junior professor or equivalent academic achievement (e.g. Habilitation) or significant post-doctoral research contributions in dogmatics and history of dogma and teaching experience are as much required as the willingness to participate in the self-governing bodies of Ruhr-University Bochum.
strong commitment to academic teaching at graduate and undergraduate level;
readiness to participate in interdisciplinary research;
willingness and ability to attract external funding;
readiness to contribute to joint research projects in the department.
Ruhr-University Bochum is an equal opportunity employer.
Complete applications including CV, copies of academic certificates, list of publications, list of self-raised third-party funds, and a teaching record should be sent by email
(email@example.com) to the
Dean of the Faculty of Catholic Theology, Prof. Dr. B. Grümme in a single pdf file; not later than 15.04.2020.