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Researcher (f/m) Film Studies with a focuson the Aesthetics and History of Film
The University of Bremen cultivates an agile focus on scientific
innovation. Particularly for young scholars, this translates into
a versatile research and teaching environment with dependable
and transparent career paths in addition to the professorship.
Information on new career paths for the academic
mid-level faculty at the University of Bremen can be found
The University of Bremen invites applications for the full-time
position of a
Researcher with tenure track option to Senior Researcher
Reference number: LK 207/18
Faculty 09 - Cultural Studies at the Institute of Art Studies -
Film Studies - Art Pedagogy
for the subject area
Film Studies with a focus on the Aesthetics and History of Film
Subject to confirmation of job vacancy, the successful
candidate will be expected to start on 01.04.2019.
The position (salary group 14 TV-L) is offered for an initial
fixed-term of four years. Subject to a positive interim
evaluation encompassing aptitude, performance and
capability, the position can be transferred to that of Senior
Researcher with tenure (salary group 15 TV-L). The research
and academic teaching tasks are to be performed independently
within the framework of the Bremen Higher Education
Act (paragraph 24). The teaching load amounts to four hours
in the function as Researcher and nine hours in the function
as Senior Researcher.
We are looking for an early career researcher with the
potential to develop an international research profile in the
field of film studies. Applicants should have a focus on the
aesthetics and history of film. The successful candidate will
be expected to participate in the research focus Media
Change embedded in the Faculty of Cultural Studies, the
acquisition of third-party funding, and interdisciplinary
research cooperation at the Center for Media, Communication,
and Information Research (ZeMKI). The holder of the
position will teach in the degree programs offered by the
Institute for Art History - Film Studies - Art Education (IKIFK).
Participation in expanding measures of doctoral training is a
Your duties involve:
Consolidation and further development of the research
profile „Aesthetics and History of Film“ from a cultural and
media studies perspective.
Development of a research approach that reflects the
change in the subject of film in the course of digitization
Development and deepening of research cooperations
with film archives
Further development of the internationally oriented Open
Access publication strategy pursued by the discipline
Independent implementation of academic teaching in the
field of film studies in its historical, systematic and artistic
breadth, including its cultural production and conditions of
A grounded theoretical approach to teaching with cultural
and media studies orientation, which understands film as a
specific aesthetic artifact and reflects its change in the
context of digitization and globalization.
Acting as an examiner, in particular the supervision of BA
and MA theses undertaken in the frame of the
Department's study programs
Participation in the development of new study programs,
as well as in the internationalization of the range of course
Participation in counseling and mentoring students
Participation in university committees
Your qualifications (hiring requirements):
A completed academic degree in film studies or media
science with a focus on film (Master's or comparable)
An outstanding doctorate of recent date in the field
Initial further academic achievements that point to an
international research profile (e. g. publications in
subject-related journals, conference lectures or cooperation
with international film archives)
Teaching experience in the field at a university or other
higher education institution
The following would also be an advantage:
Strong interpersonal skills
Mastery of contemporary media and forms of presentation
Willingness to teach in German and English
Language skills (English and/or German) can be deepened
during the first four years.
The Dean of Faculty 9, Prof. Dracklé
(firstname.lastname@example.org) will be happy to answer any questions you may have
about this call.
The University of Bremen is committed to increasing the
number of women among its staff. It has won several awards
from gender-equality programs and has received official
certification as a family-friendly university. Applications from
female academics are particularly welcome. Applications
from candidates with a migration background as well as
candidates from other countries are likewise very welcome.
Severely handicapped applicants with essentially the same
professional and personal suitability as other applicants will
be given priority.
Applications stating the reference number and accompanied
by the usual documentation (cover letter, c.v., list of
publications and record of teaching activities), must reach the
following address by 25.02.2019:
University of Bremen
Faculty of Cultural Studies (FB 9)
Attn. the Dean, Prof. Dr. Dorle Dracklé
Post Box 33 04 40
28334 Bremen email@example.com
Please send us only copies (not folders)
of your application documents, as we
cannot return them for cost reasons;
they will be destroyed at the end of the