Full Professor (W3) of Political Science - German Political System and Comparative Politics

The Department of Social Sciences and History of the Technische Universität Darmstadt is recruiting a

Full Professor (W3) of Political Science - German Political System and Comparative Politics

The successful candidate will be able to broadly cover the disciplinary field of German Political System and Comparative Politics, while focussing research on governance in multilevel systems. The candidate shall have a focus on analysis and comparison of political processes and institutions. International comparative research is an advantage. The faculty expects willingness to participate in the main research areas of the faculty and the university as well as to contribute to interdisciplinary research and all study programs and to have experience in third-party financed research. The candidate will be required to teach in all BA/ MA programs of the institute as well as in the teacher education programs.

In addition to excellent qualifications and a proven track-record in academic research, appropriate teaching abilities and experience will be required.

The position is tenured with a remuneration package commensurate with experience and qualifications, following the German "W-Besoldung" and subject to negociations between the applicant and the university directorate. The regulations for employment are specified under §§ 61 and 62 HHG (Hessisches Hochschulgesetz).

The Technische Universität Darmstadt intends to increase the number of female faculty members and encourages female candidates to apply. In case of equal qualifications applicants with a degree of disability of at least 50 or equal will be given preference.

The Technische Universität Darmstadt is certified as a family-friendly university and offers a dual career program.

Please send your complete application documents (letter of motivation, a full CV, transcripts, a list of publications), quoting the reference number of the advertisement, in one PDF-file to bk-vergleich@pg.tu-darmstadt.de.

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Application deadline: April 08, 2018