Assistant Professor | Central European University

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Budapest, Hungary

The Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professor position. We are looking for a candidate with a strong competence in quantitative methodology. Methods training is one of the hallmarks of our department and the ideal candidate will be able to teach quantitative methodology to an interdisciplinary student body. The department is dedicated to the critical study of globalization, urbanization, the sociology of cultural politics, the study of social networks, and the analysis of social transformation. We particularly encourage candidates who relate to any of these fields and who are committed to critical social sciences.

Advanced Assistant / Associate Professor | Central European University

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Budapest, Hungary

The Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology invites applications for a full-time advanced Assistant or Associate Professor position. We are looking for a candidate engaged in a critical analysis of global political and economic transformations, with an emphasis on ethnographic, historical and comparative methods, especially in one or more of the following areas: transnational organizations, labor, class, development, and the urban. While we encourage regional and thematic specialization, the ideal candidate will also have a strong commitment to generalization and to contributing to the wider sociological and anthropological debate.

Mellon Post-Doctoral Fellow | University College London

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London, England

The currently advertised post-doctoral Mellon research fellowship, focused on ‘Critical Area Studies and the Production of Knowledge’, is funded for one year and is embedded within a six-year themed research programme established at UCL in 2012, entitled New Horizons in Russia and Eastern Europe: A New Vision through Language-Based Area Studies.  This one-year strand will focus specifically on the production of knowledge with respect to academic practices in Area Studies.

Postdoctoral Researcher: Locally Specific Architectures | Oslo School of Architecture and Design

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Oslo, Norway

The Institute of Architecture at the Oslo School of Architecture and Design (AHO) seeks a full time postdoctoral researcher, with a special focus on locally specific architectures that are based on the given local conditions and circumstances such as environment, resources and cultural patterns of articulating and using space, while considering related aspects of construction, structures and materials. The Institute seeks to refine and develop a unique research environment on an international level. As part of this effort the institute acknowledges the increasing significance of a well-developed approach to architecture as a response to local terrain, climate, and other relevant regimes of the local physical environment, while building on useful insights and approaches in local architectural history from a performance perspective.

 

Neue Deutsche Literaturwissenschaft | Universität Osnabrück

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Osnabrück, Germany

Im Fachbereich Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaft der Universität Osnabrück ist zum nächstmöglichen Termin folgende Professur neu zu besetzen: Neue Deutsche Literaturwissenschaft (BesGr. W2) – Kennziffer NDLW_2017 -. Erwartet wird die Vertretung des Fachgebiets in seiner ganzen Breite vom 19. bis zum 21. Jahrhundert in Lehre und Forschung. Einer der drei folgenden Arbeitsschwerpunkte sollte ausgewiesen sein: Gegenwartsliteratur, Medienwissenschaft oder Sozial- bzw. Bildungsgeschichte (beide auch interdisziplinär). Erwünscht ist eine Nähe zur Lehrerausbildung. Zu den Aufgaben der Stelleninhaberin/des Stelleninhabers gehört die Mitwirkung an allen lehramtsbezogenen, fachwissenschaftlichen und fächerübergreifenden Bachelor- und Masterstudiengängen.

Deutsche Literatur der Frühen Neuzeit im europäischen Kontext | Universität Osnabrück

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Osnabrück, Germany

Im Fachbereich Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaft der Universität Osnabrück ist zum nächstmöglichen Termin folgende Professur neu zu besetzen: Deutsche Literatur der Frühen Neuzeit im europäischen Kontext (BesGr. W3) – Kennziffer DLFN_2017 -. Erwartet wird die Vertretung des europäisch dimensionierten Fachgebiets in seiner ganzen Breite – von der Frührenaissance bis zur Spätaufklärung – in Lehre und Forschung. Als weitere Arbeitsschwerpunkte auf dem Gebiet der Literatur der Frühen Neuzeit sind erwünscht: Rezeptions- und Wissenschaftsgeschichte, Editionskunde, Archiv-, Buch- und Bibliothekswesen. Die Mitarbeit am universitären Forschungsschwerpunkt Kulturgeschichte der Frühen Neuzeit (IKFN) auch in leitender Funktion wird vorausgesetzt. Erwünscht sind außerdem Erfahrungen in der Einwerbung von Drittmitteln. Zu den Aufgaben der Stelleninhaberin/des Stelleninhabers gehört die Mitwirkung an allen Bachelor- und Masterstudiengängen Deutsch (Lehramt) und Germanistik.

Professor, Keith Cameron Chair of Australian History | University College Dublin

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Dublin, Ireland

Applicants are invited for the post of Keith Cameron Professor of Australian History, funded by the Australian government. Dependent on the appointee’s circumstances, expectations & related discussions, the successful candidate will be offered an appointment between 1 and 3 years duration. Furthermore s/he will be able to commence this appointment within the period July 2017 to January 2018.

Associate: HERproject | Business for Social Responsibility

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Paris, France

BSR is seeking an energetic, entrepreneurial individual with a relevant background and a passion for leveraging business to promote social justice and sustainability. Previous experience and significant interest in women’s empowerment, health and financial inclusion; ending gender-based violence; and/or global supply chains is highly preferred.

Professor: Spatial Development | ETH Zurich

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Zurich, Switzerland

The Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatics Engineering of ETH Zurich invites applications for the above-mentioned position at the Institute for Spatial and Landscape Development. The new professor is expected to develop a strong and visible research program in the area of sustainable spatial transformation with a focus on novel modelling and simulation approaches based on economic and/or social theories. Relevant research areas include, but are not limited to integrated spatial, transportation and economic development, and the development of innovative methods and instruments for an integrated spatial planning across scales.