Guest Professorship | Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

Guest Professorship | Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) 

The Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Theology invites applications for a  Guest Professorship  

at the Elite Master’s degree programme ‘Standards of Decision-Making Across Cultures’, Department of Classical World and Asian Cultures, Institute of Languages and Cultures of  the Middle East and East Asia. The professorship is a non-renewable one-year full-time  position to be filled from October 2021 to September 2022. 

We seek to appoint an international expert who will teach in the Elite Master’s degree  programme ‘Standards of Decision-Making Across Cultures’ established within the  framework of the Elite Network of Bavaria. Applicants should have an internationally  visible research profile in or develop a new research agenda in the field of decision-making studies from a cultural studies perspective, in the disciplines of Anthropology, Area  Studies (especially Asian Studies), Sociology, History, Cultural Philosophy, Intercultural Communication. 

Candidates should hold a permanent position in an academic institution equivalent to a  W2 Professorship (Associate/Full Professorship). In exceptional cases, applicants holding  a Habilitation status and broad experience equivalent to an Associate/Full Professorship  can be considered. 

FAU expects applicants to become actively involved in administering academic affairs and  in developing strategic initiatives. FAU pursues a policy of intense student mentoring and  therefore expects its teaching staff to be present during lecture periods. 

In its pursuit of academic excellence, FAU is committed to equality of opportunity and to a  proactive and inclusive approach, which supports and encourages all under-represented  groups, promotes an inclusive culture and values diversity. FAU is a family-friendly  employer and is also responsive to the needs of dual career couples. 

Please submit your complete application documents (CV, list of publications, list of  lectures and courses taught, copies of certificates and degrees, list of third-party funding)  online at julia.klingel@fau.de by 15.12.2020. Please contact julia.klingel@fau.de with any  questions.