W3 Full-Professorship in Art History of the Middle Ages

Halle (DE)
21 Apr 2017
End of advertisement period
21 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Department of European Art History and Archaeology at the Faculty of Philosophy I of the Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg announces a

W3 Full-Professorship in Art History of the Middle Ages

to be filled by April 1st, 2018. Prospective candidates need to demonstrate experience in teaching and research in the field of Medieval Art and should be able to represent the subject as a whole, with a focus on Medieval Architecture in particular. Applicants should be willing to engage in interdisciplinary cooperation, especially in the context of the Network „Cultural Heritage” and the study program "Cultural Heritage Management". Furthermore, a specific interest in the monuments of the country Sachsen-Anhalt, in particular regarding the Romanesque epoch, is desired.

We are looking for a dynamic teacher and researcher with proven expertise in her/his field of research. In addition to a PhD in Medieval Art prospective candidates should have earned a habilitation or demonstrate equivalent scientific achievements (second book). We expect a leading personality with good teaching skills and a high level of social competence. Prerequisite for applications from abroad is the willingness to learn German as a teaching language. Applicants must fulfill the recruitment requirements of § 35 of the HSG LSA.

The Martin-Luther-University is an equal opportunities employer. It is committed to raising the proportion of women in academic positions and therefore particularly encourages qualified women to apply. The Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg offers good opportunities to combine professional work and family obligations. Disabled applicants will be given preference if equally qualified.

Salary will be determined according to the legal and budgetary regulations.

Applications should include a CV, a list of publications, certificates, an overview of scientific career, teaching and research activities so far and a sketch of current and planned research projects. A summary application form is available at: http://www.philfak1.uni-halle.de/berufungsverfahren. Applications, indicating both current private address and office address, should be sent within six weeks of publication of this advertisement to:

Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg
Office of the Dean of the
Faculty of Philosophy I
D-06099 Halle (Saale)

Costs incurred in the application process cannot be refunded.