Technische Universität Berlin, Faculty I - Humanities, Institute of Art History and Historical Urban Studies is searching for a
Junior Professorship - salary grade W1
for the chair of "Digital Provenance"
We are looking for candidates with an international profile, who have significant research and teaching experience in the field of Digital Provenance. We are seeking a candidate to lead research toward the objective of developing new digital tools for provenance research. The candidate is welcome to apply this research in any specialized branch of provenance research related to his or her existing expertise. The candidate shall work in cooperation with the current professors at the Institute of Art History and Historical Urban Studies. The professor will teach courses for the Bachelors program “Kultur und Technik”, and the Masters program “Kunstwissenschaft”. The willingness and ability to teach in the English language is a prerequisite. The position entails the supervision of Bachelors and Masters theses as well as Ph.D. dissertations. In addition, the Professor shall take active part in duties related to academic administration.
Successful applicants must satisfy the requirements for a professorship according to § 102a BerlHG.
This includes the attainment of an advanced degree in Art History or another relevant field, and a doctorate in Art History or another relevant field. The candidate should have a proven track record of outstanding skills in scientific work; here, usually demonstrated by the completion of an excellent doctoral thesis and a strong pedagogical aptitude.
Publications in the area of Digital Humanities are desirable. Experience in acquiring and executing projects involving third-party funding is also desirable.
Good English language skills are desired.
How to apply:
Technische Universität Berlin is determined to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching and therefore strongly encourages qualified female researchers to apply. Qualified individuals with disabilities will be favored. The TU Berlin values the diversity of its members and is committed to the goals of equal opportunities.
Applications from abroad are explicitly welcome.
Technische Universität Berlin is a certified family-friendly higher education institution, and our Dual Career Service offers assistance to you and your family when relocating to Berlin.
Please send your written application until 15/06/2018 indicating the reference number and including the appropriate documentation as well as a description of your teaching portfolio (for further information see TUB Website, quick access 144242) to Technische Universität Berlin – Der Präsident –, Dekan der Fakultät I, Geistes- und Bildungswissenschaften, Prof. Dr. Hans-Christian von Herrmann, Sekr. MAR 6-4, Marchstr. 23, 10587 Berlin or preferably by E-Mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please send copies only. Original documents will not be returned.