The Faculty of the Humanities at the University of Rostock invites applications for a

Professorship for British and American Cultural Studies (salary level W2)

at the Institute of British and American Literature/Cultural Studies at the earliest possible date (within budget considerations).

In the area of teaching, the holder of the professorship is expected to cover the full scope of the field of British and American Cultural Studies. We seek an academic personality with a research specialization in the fields Postcolonial and Transcultural Studies (Master-Program) und Gender/Class/EthnicityStudies (intersectionality). Additional expertise in the area of Environmental Cultural Studies would be very desirable. In addition, the faculty expects of the future colleague to contribute to the work at the Interdisciplinary Faculty (INF) of Rostock University and its various departments.

For further inquiries, please contact: Frau Prof. Dr. Gesa Mackenthun, chair of appointments committee Tel.: +49 381/498-2586

Applications with the usual documents (full CV, a complete list of academic and professional background, publications, teaching experience, any additional qualifications, a summary of grants and sponsored research activities and a description of future research plans) should be sent no later than May 1, 2019 to the Universität Rostock, Dekan der Philosophischen Fakultät, August Bebel-Straße 28, 18055 Rostock. Application costs cannot be reimbursed by the State of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. We ask you to submit applications only in copy, as they will not be returned after the procedure has been completed.

For further information please follow the link to the job posting.