[H-verkko] Työtä: Lecturer/Assistant Professor Early Modern History, University of Groningen

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Mon Joulu 17 15:11:52 EET 2012

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Lecturer/Assistant Professor Early Modern History, University of Groningen
Lecturer/Assistant Professor Early Modern History (1,0 fte) University of


Specifications - (explanation)

    Location      Groningen

    Function types         Professors, associate professors,
assistant professors and lecturers, Research, Development, Innovation

    Hours          38.0 hours per week

    Salary          maximum € 4970

    Education    University Graduate

    Job number 212282

    Translations en

    Apply for this job within 21 days


Job description


The Faculty of Arts of the University of Groningen wishes to appoint a
lecturer/assistant professor (1,0 fte tenure track) in the chair-group of Early
Modern History. We are looking for an enthusiastic and flexible colleague with a
specialization in the social and economic history of the early modern period.
The chair-group of Early Modern History is, along with other chair groups,
responsible for the Bachelor and Master programmes in History and for the
Research Master Classical, Medieval and Renaissance Studies (CMRS). The
chair-group is attached to the Institute for Humanities Research Groningen
(ICOG) and participates in other national and international research


The position includes the following tasks:

- teaching at BA and MA level in the field of Early Modern History for the full-
and part-time programmes in History and for related programmes

- supervising dissertations at BA, MA and PhD level

- conducting research and publishing nationally and internationally in
peer-reviewed academic publications

- (co-) initiating and conducting research projects (particularly in the
chair-group's existing research fields of social and economic history)

- playing an active role in the organization and management of research and


- completed PhD in History

- (inter) national research experience and record of peer-reviewed academic

- familiarity with the historiography and methodology of social and economic
history (including a thorough knowledge of databases)

- excellent communication skills, both oral and written

- ability to teach through English (and, for international applicants,
willingness to learn Dutch)

- ability to work in and with a team.

Conditions of employment

The University of Groningen offers a salary dependent on qualifications and work
experience with a minimum of € 3,195 (salary scale 11) to a maximum of €
4,970 (salary scale 12) gross per month for a full-time position, an 8% holiday
allowance per annum and an end of the year bonus of 8,3% and participation in a
pension scheme for employees. The appointment will be initially for a period of
two years, with the prospect of appointment for an indefinite period. This will
be determined based on an appraisal, which will be made after two years.


Date of entry into employment: to be agreed.



Your application should include a covering letter, with comments on how this
position relates to your career aims, a curriculum vitae (including a list of
publications), a brief outline of current research interests and the names and
e-mail addresses of two referees. Please apply before 7 January 2013 Dutch local
time by means of the application form (click on "Apply" below on the
advertisement on the universities website).



Faculty of Arts

Since its foundation in 1614, the University of Groningen has enjoyed an
international reputation as a dynamic and innovative centre of higher education
offering high-quality teaching and research. Balanced study and career paths in
a wide variety of disciplines encourage the 27,000 students and researchers to
develop their own individual talents. Belonging to the best research
universities in Europe and joining forces with prestigious partner universities
and networks, the University of Groningen is truly an international place of

Additional information

Prof. Raingard Esser, Chair in Early Modern History

+31 50 3636006,

r.m.esser at rug.nl


Wim Slik, Degree Programme Coördinator

W.K.H.Slik at rug.nl


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Ilmoituksen lähetti: Agricola <agricola at utu.fi>
Ilmoitus vanhentuu: 8.1.2013