Full Professorship (W3) of Nordic Philology (Chair)

Munich (DE)
21 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
31 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

As one of Europe’s leading research universities, Ludwig-Maximilians-
Universität (LMU) in Munich is committed to the highest international standards of excellence in research and teaching. Building on its more than
500-year-long tradition, it offers a broad spectrum that covers all areas of knowledge within its 18 Faculties, ranging from the humanities, law, economics and social sciences, to medicine and the natural sciences.

The Faculty of Languages and Literatures invites applications for a Full Professorship (W3) of Nordic Philology (Chair)

The successful applicant will take a leading position in the field of Nordic
Philology (Literary Studies) in both research and teaching. She/he is further
expected to maintain a focus on modern scandinavian literature in her/his
publishing activities.

Prerequisites for this position are a university degree, a doctoral degree or a
comparable specific qualification, teaching skills at university level, excellent
academic achievements and a productive and promising research program.

LMU Munich makes a point of providing newly appointed professors with
various types of support, such as welcoming services and assistance for dual career couples.

LMU Munich is an equal opportunity employer. The University continues to
be very successful in increasing the number of female faculty members and
strongly encourages applications from female candidates. LMU Munich intends to enhance the diversity of its faculty members. Furthermore,  disabled candidates with essentially equal qualifications will be given preference.

Please submit your application comprising a curriculum vitae, documentation
of academic degrees and certificates as well as a list of publications and teaching to the Dean of the Faculty of Languages and Literatures, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 1, 80539 Munich, Germany, no later than 31 July 2018.