W3 Professor in German linguistics

Halle (DE)
25 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
24 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Faculty of Philosophy II of Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg invites applications for the post of
W3 Professor in German linguistics

The successful candidate will be expected to represent the field across the entire range of its research and teaching activities, with particular emphasis on contemporary German and applied linguistics. 

In addition to participating in all the courses of study provided by the Germanic Institute the person to be appointed will be expected to participate actively in the activities of all sections of the institute, especially the German as a Foreign Language section, as well as to work collaboratively with the Department of Communication Studies.

The post holder should have experience in acquiring funding for research as well as in collaborating with foreign partner universities.

In addition, the post holder’s duties will include the requirements specified in section 34 of the Higher Education Act of the State of Saxony-Anhalt (teaching obligations, examination duties and additional pastoral responsibilities). Applicants must meet the conditions of employment specified in section 35 of the above Act. Applicants must hold a relevant postdoctoral lecturing qualification or equivalent academ-ic qualifications and be able to demonstrate proof of pedagogical suitability.

Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg is committed to increasing the proportion of women among its academic staff and strongly encourages qualified women to apply. Where candidates are of equal suita-bility, preference will be given to severely disabled candidates. Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg offers excellent opportunities for combining professional and family life.

Remuneration will be in accordance with legal and budgetary requirements.
Application expenses cannot be reimbursed. 

Please send your complete application (including curriculum vitae, copies of transcripts and certificates, description of academic career, lists of publications and previous teaching experience) in printed and digital form (as a PDF file) within 6 weeks of publication of this advertisement to the following address:
Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, Dekan der Philosophischen Fakultät II, Prof. Dr. Georg Maas, 06099 Halle (Saale)
E-Mail: dekan@philfak2.uni-halle.de

In case of further questions, please contact Dean of the Faculty of Philosophy II, Prof. Dr. Georg Maas.