Full Professor: Modern and Contemporary Art

Full Professor: Modern and Contemporary Art

March 18, 2013
Full Professor: Modern and Contemporary Art

Application deadline: 25 March 2013 (Dutch local time)

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Job description
The Faculty of Arts of the University of Groningen invites applications for the position of full professor of Modern and Contemporary Art.

Vacancy number 213034

The position
The new full professor will:
– provide leadership, motivation and supervision to the staff of the Chairgroup Modern Art
– make a strong and inspiring contribution to (the development of) our educational programmes in the field of Modern Art, at BA, MA and PhD levels
– supervise PhD theses
– coordinate and conduct research in the field
– acquire external funding for research
– perform administrative and organizational duties within and potentially outside the Faculty.

The applicant must:
– have a PhD in the field of Modern Art (after 1945)
– have a track record of outstanding, internationally recognized research, with publications in leading journals
– have demonstrated the ability to acquire external research funds and supervise/co–supervise PhD theses
– have excellent organizational and teaching skills
– have the capacity to cooperate
– be fluent in English and have a good knowledge of Dutch, or be willing to learn this language within two years
– be willing to take up residence in or near the city of Groningen.

Conditions of employment
This is a full–time, tenured position at the level of professor 2, beginning as soon as possible. Depending on the candidate’s qualifications and experience, the salary will range between (minimum) Eur 4,953 and (maximum) Eur 7,213 gross per month for a full–time appointment (CAO–Dutch Universities).

Anyone wishing to recommend eligible persons is invited to send a letter to the Director of the Human Resource Management department within two weeks of the date of this advertisement.

Applications with curriculum vitae and list of publications should be sent before 25 March 2013 Dutch local time by means of the application form (click on “Apply” below on the advertisement on the universities website).

The Faculty of Arts is a large, dynamic faculty in the heart of the city of Groningen. It has more than 5000 students and 700 staff members, who are working at the frontiers of knowledge every day. The Faculty offers a wide range of degree programmes: 15 Bachelor’s programmes and over 35 Master’s specializations. Our research, which is internationally widely acclaimed, covers the following fields: Archaeology, Cultural Studies, History, International Relations, Journalism, Language and Literary Studies, and Linguistics.

Additional information
Prof. Gerry Wakker, Dean of the Faculty, phone +31 50 3638192, e-mail: [email protected]
Ms G. Peters–Beuke (Office of the Faculty of Arts), phone +31 50 3635834.
More information about employer University of Groningen on AcademicTransfer. Direct link to this job opening: www.academictransfer.com/17352

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