- Faculty of Languages and Literatures
- Start date
- as soon as possible
- Application deadline
- 21 Apr 2021
- Payment grade
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 Slavic Linguistics (Chair) commencing as soon as possible.
The candidate is expected to demonstrate a broad competence in Slavic linguistics in research as well as teaching. His/her research focus should include Russian as well as another Slavic language. Since the professorship will be associated with the planned LMU Center for Linguistics, the successful candidate will work closely with other linguistic departments and participate in the doctoral program Class of Language of the Graduate School for Language and Literature as well as in interdepartmental degree programs in linguistics and in the M.A. program East European Studies. The candidate will also be expected to engage in promoting and developing international cooperation in research and teaching.
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.
People with disabilities who are equally as qualified as other applicants will receive preferential treatment.
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, LMU Munich, Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 1, 80539 Munich, Germany, no later than April 21, 2021