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Ergebnisanzeige "Post-doctoral post and doctoral posts (cultural and social studies and information science) GRK "Locating Media" (Univ. Siegen)"
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TitelPost-doctoral post and doctoral posts (cultural and social studies and information science) GRK "Locating Media" (Univ. Siegen)
BeschreibungWith 15,500 students, 1,600 employees, including 1,000 academic positions, the University of Siegen is an innovative institution emphasizing interdisciplinary orientation. Consisting in a broad spectrum of departments, from liberal arts, social sciences, and economics to natural sciences and engineering, the University of Siegen provides an outstanding teaching and research environment with numerous inter/transdisciplinary research projects.

1. Doctoral posts

For 1 October 2012 the interdisciplinary Research Training Group (post-graduate program) Locating Media ("Graduiertenkolleg" GRK 1769) of the University of Siegen is accepting applications for

one doctoral post in information science
(salary category TV-L 13, 100%)

for two years with the option to extend the contract for a third year after positive evaluation

and five doctoral posts in cultural and social studies
(salary category TV-L 13, 65%)

for two years with the option to extend the contract for a third year after positive evaluation (according to DFG standards).

The post-graduate program Locating Media supports media research that investigates locative and situational media processes in social and cultural studies. Eight fields are involved in the post-graduate program: media studies, history, information science, literary studies, linguistics, ethnology, political science, sociological technology studies. Transdisciplinary developments in current and historical research are encouraged.

In addition to doctoral and post-doctoral positions, the post-graduate program offers an interdisciplinary network, expert mentoring, and an educational program, as well as travel funding for participatory observation, archival research, and a semester abroad. Locating Media participants are expected to produce distinguished scholarly achievement and to display interest in the content and methods of the program’s interdisciplinary concerns, with conscientious support of all program events. Proficiency in German is required.

Information on the Locating Media program and its profile is available online: www.locatingmedia.uni-siegen.de

Job description:

This position will enable a student to complete his/her doctoral degree.

We expect:
- participation in the educational program of the Research Training Group (basic seminars on theory & method, workshops, seminars and research colloquium)
- attendance of the Research Training Group’s events such as workshops, international conferences, intensive workshops, summer schools
- regular presentations of interim findings for the individual research projects (Research Colloquium, Lecture Series)

The post is not connected to any mandatory teaching assignment.

Your profile:

- a Master's degree or a Diploma in one of the following areas of study: media studies, history, information science, literary studies, linguistics, ethnology, political science, sociology, sociological technology studies
- outstanding scholarly achievement
- research project in one of the areas of study listed above (10-page project prospectus including task schedule)

2. Post-doctoral post

Additionally the Research Training Group Locating Media of the University of Siegen is accepting applications for

one post-doctoral post
(salary category TV-L 13, 100%)

for two years (according to DFG standards).

The contract duration is in accordance with the Law for Temporary Employment of Scholars and Researchers.

Job description:

This position will enable a scholar to progress toward a postdoctoral lecturing qualification.

We expect:
- attendance of the Research Training Group’s events such as workshops, international conferences, intensive workshops, summer schools
- regular presentations of interim findings for the individual research projects (Research Colloquium, Lecture Series)
- mandatory teaching assignment of one course per semester
- co-organisation of workshops and international conferences

Your profile:

- outstanding doctoral degree in one of the following areas of study: media studies, history, information science, literary studies, linguistics, ethnology, political science, sociology, sociological technology studies
- outstanding scholarly achievement
- research project in one of the areas of study listed above (10-page project prospectus including task schedule)

The University of Siegen is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with its policy of increasing the proportion of women in this type of employment, the University actively encourages applications from women. The University facilitates viable combination of professional and family needs.

For candidates with equal qualification, preference will be given to people with physical disabilities.
For further information please contact Frau Dr. Gabriele Schabacher (Tel.: +49 271/740-3065)
Email: gabriele.schabacher@uni-siegen.de
Homepage: www.uni-siegen.de/locatingmedia

Please send application documents (resume, copies of diplomas and certificates, letter of recommendation from a professor concerning the research project, ca. 10-page project prospectus including task schedule) in duplicate by 10 May 2012 to the program address: Frau Dr. Gabriele Schabacher, Universität Siegen, Graduiertenschule Locating Media, Artur-Woll-Haus, Am Eichenhang 50, 57076 Siegen, Germany.

Information on the University of Siegen is available online: www.uni-siegen.de.
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Bewerbungsschluss10.05.2012
Beginn01.10.2012
PersonName: Schabacher, Gabriele, Dr. 
Funktion: Wissenschaftliche Koordinatorin 
E-Mail: gabriele.schabacher@uni-siegen.de 
KontaktdatenName/Institution: Universität Siegen, Graduiertenschule Locating Media 
Strasse/Postfach: Artur-Woll-Haus, Am Eichenhang 50 
Postleitzahl: 57076  
Stadt: Siegen 
Telefon: + 49 271/740-3065 
E-Mail: gabriele.schabacher@uni-siegen.de 
Internetadresse: www.uni-siegen.de/locatingmedia 
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