Assistant Professor in Modern Greek Language and Literature at the University of Vienna

Applications are invited for the position of Assistant professor (non tenured) at the University of Vienna, Department of Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies, Faculty of Historical and Cultural studies (deadline: 21.12.2018).

Duration of employment: 6 years

Extent of Employment: 40 hours/week
Job grading in accordance with collective bargaining agreement: §48 VwGr. B1 lit. b (postdoc) with relevant work experience determining the assignment to a particular salary grade.

Job Description:
The Department of Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies of the Faculty of Historical Cultural Studies covers the study and teaching of Greek History, Literature and culture from the late antiquity until today. The advertised position concerns the field of Modern Greek Studies with the focus on literature and linguistics.
Areas of work: Independent research with the aim of further academic qualification (Habilitation) is expected; Co-operation in/or independent organisation of workshops and conferences; independent teaching, 4 hours per week during the semester - student advisory activities; co-operation in departmental administrative work

Ph. D., completed in Modern Greek Studies or Modern Greek Literature or Linguistics with a focus on Modern Greek. We welome teaching experience.

Application documents:
Letter of intent, CV, description of the research post-doc project (Habilitation), list of publications and conference papers, list of courses taught,
2 letters of recommendation,
which should be sent via Job Center to the University of Vienna

Applications including a letter of motivation (German or English) should be submitted via the Job Center to the University of Vienna ( no later than 21.12.2018, mentioning reference number 9191.

For further information please contact Prof. Stassinopoulou, Maria +43-1-4277-41009.…/bew_ausschreibung-flow;jsessi…