LINGUIST List 29.1664

Wed Apr 18 2018

Jobs: French; Italian: Full Professor, University of Freiburg

Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <>

Date: 18-Apr-2018
From: Melanie Fröhlich <>
Subject: French; Italian: Full Professor, University of Freiburg, Germany
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University or Organization: University of Freiburg
Department: Faculty of Philology
Job Location: Freiburg, Germany
Web Address:
Job Title: Professor of French and Italian Linguistics

Job Rank: Full Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics

Required Language(s): French (fra)
                            Italian (ita)


The Faculty of Philology of the University of Freiburg invites applications for a Full Professorship (W3) for French and Italian Linguistics in the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures to be filled as soon as possible.

Applicants are expected to have expertise in French and Italian linguistics, both in research and in teaching.

They should also be firmly inclined to participate in collaborative research centres and other linguistic research clusters of Freiburg University. We also expect methodological and theoretical expertise in research and teaching in an appropriate breadth.

This professorship is particularly suitable for highly qualified early career researchers.

Prerequisites for the employment of Professors are a university degree, an outstanding dissertation and an excellent publication record. Substantial achievements and experience in academic research and teaching, at the level of a Habilitation according to the German academic system, are expected.

The University of Freiburg seeks to increase the number of female scientific faculty members and therefore strongly encourages qualified women to apply for the position. The university is committed to providing a family-friendly workplace.

Applicants with disabilities (Schwerbehinderte) will be given preferential consideration in case of equal qualification.

The following application documents are to be submitted:
- Curriculum vitae
- Certificates of degrees and academic qualifications as well as references
- Complete list of papers and invited lectures specifying the five most important publications

In addition, we require the completed application form provided at the application link below. Submit this form together with the above-mentioned supporting documents stating the reference number 10831 by 18.05.2018 at the latest.

Please send your application to the application address below.

Further information on the appointment procedure can be found in the Code for Practice for professorial appointments, available under

Application Deadline: 18-May-2018
Mailing Address for Applications:
Prof. Dr. Joachim Grage
Dekan der Philologischen Fakultät
Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
Freiburg 79085
Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Prof. Dr. Joachim Grage

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