The Faculty of Economics, Law and Social Sciences at the University of Erfurt intends to appoint to the following Professorship at the earliest possible date:
Professorship (W3) in Public Law and Foundations of Law (f/m/d)
Area of Responsibility
The holder of the position should represent the above-mentioned fields of public law in research and teaching at the Faculty of Economics, Law and Social Sciences, in particular in the subjects of modern legal history and theory of law. The Faculty takes an interdisciplinary approach to its subjects. The holder of the position is expected to contribute to teaching in the courses of the Faculty, some of which are taught in English.
What we expect
In addition to the general public service regulations, applicants must fulfil the requirements for appointment set forth in Section 84 of the Thuringian Higher Education Act (Thüringer Hochschulgesetz, ThürHG).
The applicant must have completed a doctoral programme and must have a record of excellent research contributions as well as teaching experience in the above-mentioned areas, especially constitutional and administrative law, if possible also with international and/or constitutional-historical references, proven experience in the acquisition of third-party funding and postdoctorate/Habilitation or habilitation-equivalent achievements. Special emphasis is placed on the ability to link research and teaching to the other fields of study of the Faculty of Economics, Law and Social Sciences. The successful candidate is further expected to have a good command of both written and spoken German (reading and listening skills at CEFR level B2, writing and speaking skills at level B1).
The University of Erfurt requires great commitment to teaching as well as a willingness to participate in academic self-administration.
What we offer
As an equal-opportunity employer the University of Erfurt promotes the compatibility of career and family life. It offers dual careers, a wide range of further training opportunities and coaching, as well as health and prevention services as part of its corporate health management.
The German version of this job advertisement alone shall be legally binding.
The University of Erfurt is committed to diversity and gender equality. Increasing the share of women in research and teaching is one of the University's strategic goals. Therefore, we encourage them to apply. Preference will be given to physically incapacitated persons and persons of equivalent status in the event of equal aptitude, qualifications and professional achievements.
The University attaches great importance to intensive mentoring and tutoring for student and therefore expects the lecturers to show a strong degree of availability on campus. In order to strengthen the integration of the University into the regional environment, it is therefore assumed that the successful candidate is willing to take up domicile in the Erfurt region.
Application and Deadline
Please send your application with relevant and detailed documentation (curriculum vitae with academic career, list of publications, list of courses taught and exemplary teaching evaluations, report on previous research activities with third-party funding, overview of talks and presentations held as well as certificates of academic examinations and appointments, in particular on the postdoctorate/Habilitation), quoting the above-mentioned reference number preferred by e-mail (in a PDF-file) no later than 19 August 2022 to the following address:
Universität Erfurt • Dekan der Staatswissenschaftlichen Fakultät • Postfach 90 02 21 • 99105 Erfurt • e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that applications in electronic form must not exceed a size of 15 MB for technical reasons.
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By submitting your application, you also agree to the further processing of the submitted personal data within the application process. This agreement can be withdrawn at any point in written or electronic form, without specifying your reasons. Please note that withdrawal of your agreement may lead to your application not being further considered for the position applied for.
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Reimbursement of Expenses
For cost reasons, we ask that you send copies of the documents, as these will be destroyed after the application process has been completed.
The University of Erfurt does not refund any costs incurred in the application process.