Associate or Full Professor of Germanic Studies

Chicago, Illinois
09 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
08 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The Department of Germanic Studies at the University of Chicago seeks a colleague to join a program that emphasizes excellence in scholarship and teaching and maintains strong ties to neighboring disciplines in humanities, arts, and social sciences. Though area of specialization is open, candidates should have a strong background in literary, social, and cultural theory as well as in the German literary, artistic, theatrical, and philosophical traditions.

We invite applications for a position at the rank of Associate or Full Professor. Evidence of a vigorous and innovative research agenda is required. Candidates must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references to the University of Chicago's Academic Career Opportunities website, at Posting 03927:

Review of application materials will begin on December 1, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled or the search is closed. This position is contingent upon final budgetary approval.