Professor in History: Aarhus University

The School of Culture and Society, Aarhus University, invites applications for a full professorship within the field of history. The position is permanent and is available from 1 January 2023, or as soon as possible thereafter. The successful applicant will be based at the School of Culture and Society, Aarhus University, Department of History and Classical Studies, Jens Christian Skous vej 5, 8000 Aarhus C.

In its pursuit of academic excellence, the Faculty of Arts is committed to creating an inclusive working environment and therefore welcomes applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of background. The successful applicant will be expected to take a leading role in the core research activities of the Department of History and Classical Studies and the multi-disciplinary research activities of the School of Culture and Society, the Faculty of Arts, and beyond. In the application, applicants should explicitly present their vision for the development of research and research training in their field or sub-field. This should include a research plan for the next five years demonstrating how the applicant will consolidate, develop and/or expand existing research specialisations in the department. The department has the ambition to expand its external research funding, and candidates are invited to include proposals for how this might be achieved in the application.



Applications close 9/12/2022. For more information please contact Andreas Roepstorff.

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