[KS] two position announcements at Ruhr University Bochum: No.1, East Asian Politics
marion.eggert at rub.de
Tue Jul 6 08:39:04 EDT 2010
Dear list members,
I'm sending out two position announcements, of which this is the first.
Please don't be deterred by the early deadline. Please direct any
inquiries about the position or submission procedures to
<dekanat-oaw at rub.de>.
With best regards, Marion Eggert
The Faculty of East Asian Studies at Ruhr University Bochum, Germany, is
seeking to appoint a
*Professor of East Asian Politics (full professorship, tenured, W3
to start at the earliest possible date.
The successful applicant will represent the subject area of East Asian
Politics in its entire scope, including the history of political ideas,
in research and teaching.
Candidates should have proven competency in at least two of the three
core regions: China, Japan and Korea. An excellent command of at least
one of the three East Asian languages is essential.
The post holder will be expected to convey cross-regional and
cross-cultural perspectives in his or her teaching.
We expect the successful applicant to teach core and electives courses
in both the B.A. programme "East Asian Economy and Politics" and the
M.A. Programme "East Asian Politics". The study programmes are offered
in cooperation with the Faculties of Economics and Social Sciences.
The successful candidate will be expected to contribute actively to
interdisciplinary research and teaching projects in the Faculty. Further
to this, he or she should be committed to expanding the Faculty's
international network with partners in East Asia and other parts of the
Qualifications for appointment include a positively evaluated junior
professorship, post-doctoral qualification equivalent to the German
Habilitation or equivalent academic achievement as well as strong
teaching skills and a willingness to participate in the university's
Further requirements include:
the willingness and proven ability to attract outside research funding
the ability to work across disciplines and cooperate on joint
university teaching competencies and a strong commitment to teaching
Ruhr-University Bochum is one of Germany's leading research
universities, drawing its strengths from both the diversity and the
proximity of a great variety of disciplines on a single campus. This
highly dynamic setting enables students and researchers to work across
traditional boundaries of academic subjects and faculties. The Faculty
of East Asian Studies at RUB is one of the largest institutions of its
kind in Germany, offering a well-sorted library and a vibrant research
Ruhr-University aims to be an Equal Opportunities employer and it is our
policy to recruit staff solely on merit, irrespective of ethnic origin,
religious belief, sexual orientation, disability, gender or age.
Applications with the usual supporting documents should be submitted by
2010-7-15 to the Dean of the Faculty of East Asian Studies, Ruhr
University Bochum, Universitätsstr. 150, GB 1/141, D-44780 Bochum.
Please send only copies of documents and certificates and do not send
publications until you are requested to do so. Please direct inquiries
to <dekanat-oaw at rub.de>.
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