We invite applications for one or more positions as Assistant Professor at the Department of Political Science, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Copenhagen. The positions are offered as tenure-track Assistant Professorships. The positions are available from 1 March 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter.
Applications are sought from eminent candidates, who can enhance the Department’s research, education and societal impact in any field of specialization within the field of Political Science. In the context of the impact of new digital technologies on the politics and administration of welfare states, the Department seeks to strengthen its research in the fields of public administration, public policy and comparative politics and therefore especially welcome applications for candidates within those fields.
For more on the Department and its pluralistic academic environment, please consult our webpage: http://politicalscience.ku.dk/about/
General duties attached to the position as Assistant Professor are:
An assistant professorship is a further-education post. Supervision as well as pedagogical training is provided. The position(s) will be covered by the tenure track programme at the University of Copenhagen. The programme offers tenure-track candidates a contract of six years that can result in a tenured associate professorship. For additional information about assistant professorships, tenure-track assistant professorships and the Job Structure for Academic Staff at the University, see: http://employment.ku.dk/faculty/career-at-upch/ and: http://employment.ku.dk/tenure-track/tenure-track-at-ucph/
Emphasis will be put on the applicant’s ability to contribute to the intellectual life of the Department through conducting and publishing outstanding quality research, engaging in high quality teaching, disseminate knowledge and make a knowledge-based societal impact. An assistant professor is expected to develop competences and experience within research, teaching and dissemination. In time, the assistant professor should develop competences to attract funding within his or her specialist area.
To be qualified for the position the applicant must have a PhD in Political Science or equivalent academic qualifications as well as:
We will expect candidates to present a clear, well-developed and viable strategy for future outstanding research that will result in further world-leading publications, external research funding as well as a commitment to innovate teaching
Additional information can be obtained from Head of Department, Professor Mikkel Vedby Rasmussen, Phone: +45 2118 1048, email: email@example.com
The deadline for applications, including enclosures is 1 October 2018 (at Midnight 23.59 Danish Time)
Please note: Applications cannot be based on this extract. Click here for full announcement: http://employment.ku.dk/faculty/
|Location:||Copenhagen - Denmark|
|Placed On:||6th August 2018|
|Closes:||1st October 2018|
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