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At the Faculty of Philological and Cultural Studies of the University of Vienna the position of a
for the field of
Hungarian Literature in European Context
full-time position) is to be filled.
Promising applicants conduct research on Hungarian literature in its own, but also in a European, context. In accordance with the curricular requirements, they have a philological and cultural studies background and reflect current or historical aspects of literary studies.
They are willing to cover the entire spectrum of Hungarian literary history in their teaching. A research focus on the older or the more recent literary history is welcome.
Ideally, they are experienced in interdisciplinary collaboration. They are interested in the methods and theoretical frameworks of literary research and embedding their research into the field of comparative linguistics and literary studies.
The University of Vienna is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity (). The University strives to increase the share of women in professorial positions.
Given equal qualifications, preference will be given to female applicants.