Assistant or Associate Professorship in the Anthropology of Organisations
The Danish School of Education (DPU), Faculty of Arts at Aarhus University invites applications for an assistant or associate professorship in the anthropology of organisations 953247
The Department of Educational Anthropology at the Danish School of Education at Aarhus University invites applications for an assistant/associate professorship in the anthropology of organisations and technology with a focus on emerging technology and cultural learning processes.
The assistant professorship is a full-time, three-year training position which begins on 1 August 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter. The associate professorship is a permanent position which begins on 1 August 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter.
The position is based at DPU campus Aarhus. It is important that the successful applicant takes part in the daily activities of the department, including both teaching and supervising. Since the department is situated in both Aarhus and Copenhagen, the successful applicant should expect some travel activity between Aarhus and Copenhagen.
The anthropology of organisations and technology should be understood in broad terms and may encompass the study of organising and/or the use of technology in private companies, public organisations and beyond. The successful applicant must have a background in anthropology or another relevant field in the social sciences or humanities, as well as strong academic experience within the ethnographic exploration of organisations, everyday work practices and technology, and must be willing to participate in consolidating and expanding the field in terms of both teaching and research.
The Department of Educational Anthropology is an internationally oriented department in terms of both research and teaching. It offers degree programmes in both Danish and English, and is part of a multi-disciplinary environment at the Danish School of Education.
For full length version with description of all formal requirements and the application procedure, please see: http://www.au.dk/en/about/vacant-positions/scientific-positions/stillinger/Vacancy/show/953247/5283/.
Application deadline: 8/2/2018