Assistant Professor Tenure Track in Early Modern History including Swiss History

veröffentlicht am: 23.08.2017

Institut, Seminar, Klinik / Institute, Department, Clinic

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Beschreibung / Description

The University of Zurich invites applications for the position of an Assistant Professor Tenure Track in Early Modern History including Swiss History.

The position is in Early Modern History (ca. 1500–1850). It is desirable that the successful candidate participates in the establishment of a Lab for Digital History.

Candidates should hold a PhD degree and have an excellent record of academic achievements and university teaching experience in the relevant field. Non-German speaking candidates are expected to acquire a professional knowledge of German within the first three years of appointment. In order to increase the number of women in leading academic positions, we specifically encourage women to apply.

The position should be filled by February 1, 2019. After two temporary three-year contracts the position will become tenured on the condition that the candidate passes the evaluation process.

The closing date for applications is October 1, 2017. Details on the application procedure are available on For further information please contact Prof. Dr. Francisca Loetz (

Stellenantritt / This position opens on

February 1, 2019

Auskunft erteilt / More information

Prof. Dr. Francisca Loetz (


Bewerbungen / Application

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Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Universität Zürich
Dean’s Office
Rämistrasse 69
8001 Zürich