Lect/Assist Professor in German

Dublin, Leinster (IE)
€55,951 - €88,601 per annum
30 Jun 2022
End of advertisement period
01 Aug 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for a Temporary post of a Lecturer/Assistant Professor in German within UCD School of Languages, Cultures & Linguistics

Candidates should have a PhD in German Studies, or in a cognate area where an applicant has proven interest in, and experience of, working in a German Studies context (including teaching of DaF). The applicant must have an excellent track record in research commensurate with their career stage. They will have German at CEFR level C2.

The successful candidate will ideally have a research specialism in German-language film or visual cultures, to complement the existing team of lecturing staff who specialise in literature, cultural studies and philosophy from the eighteenth century to the present day. German Studies at UCD is committed to delivering high-quality undergraduate and postgraduate teaching across a broad curriculum. Applicants who demonstrate the ability to deliver innovative, engaging teaching and who have prior experience of teaching German language at third level are especially welcome.

UCD is a dynamic, research-intensive university that is at the forefront of research and teaching activities across a wide range of disciplines. The College of Arts and Humanities ranks among the top 100 in the QS subject rankings. The School of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics is a research-active unit with scholarly interests in the fields of literature, visual culture, civilisation, linguistics, history, politics and society of the target societies in which the languages taught in the School are embedded. The School has an Athena Swan Bronze Medal and is currently working towards its renewal.

Salary: 95 Lecturer/Asst Professor Above The Bar (7943) € 55,951 - € 88,601 per annum

Appointment will be made on scale and in accordance with the Department of Finance guidelines.

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 1st August 2022

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 17:00hrs (Local Irish Time) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications.

UCD do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies. Any CV's submitted by Recruitment Agencies will be returned.

Note: Hours of work for academic staff are those as prescribed under Public Service Agreements. For further information please follow link below: Contract.pdf.

Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the Work at UCD website: