Sunday, September 28, 2008

Research Positions Humanities and Social Sciences

The University of Konstanz is one of the nine Universities of Excellence in the Federal Republic of Germany.

The Zukunftskolleg is a central scientific institution of the University of Konstanz for the promotion of young scientists in the natural sciences, humanities and social sciences. It forms a platform for interdisciplinary discourse between distinguished researchers in Germany and abroad, and provides young scientists with resources for obtaining third-party funding.

We are offering

5 Research Positions (up to Salary Scale 14 or 15 TV-L)

ranked according to the applicant’s personal level of qualification, assigned duties and responsibilities for the development and implementation of individual research projects / research groups. The initial appointments will commence on April 1st, 2009 and will end on September 30th, 2010.

For further information please visit our homepage: .

Applicants should send their application form - including the reference number 2008 / 202 - (see ), their project outline (maximum length 6 pages), a letter of motivation (one page), application documents (curriculum vitae, publication list, relevant degree certificates) and a reading excerpt (maximum length 30 pages) as a PDF file to: zukunftskolleg[ at ] .

Deadline: November 30th, 2008