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TitelSenior Teaching Fellowships, University of Giessen
BeschreibungGiessen University's International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture (GCSC), funded by the German federal government’s Excellence Initiative, offers a three-year structured PhD-programme in the study of culture. With its excellent research environment, a doctoral programme which is tailored to the needs of PhD students and the intensive personal support it provides, the Graduate Centre offers postgraduate students optimum conditions for their PhD-projects and a custom-made preparation for the time thereafter, both with regard to academic and non-academic careers.
To broaden the range of courses on offer in some defined, highly relevant fields of social sciences and the humanities, the GCSC invites applications for a

Senior Teaching Fellowship
(summer semester 2010 | winter semester 2010 - 2011)

which is tenable for one semester. The GCSC invites candidates from the following disciplines: Social Sciences, Political Sciences, Sociology, Cultural Anthropology, Cultural Studies, Communication Studies/Media Studies, Art History, and Philosophy. Qualified scholars from all institutional affiliations who have a proven record of excellent research and teaching experiences in the study of culture are eligible.
Applicants are expected to contribute to the development of the GCSC’s study programme by presenting their current research at least once in a public lecture, and by offering a series of workshops and seminars related to their fields of research. They should furthermore facilitate the GCSC mentoring programme by offering regular consultation hours for PhD students. Active participation in at least one, preferably two of the following research areas is also expected:
Memory Cultures | Culture and Narration | Culture and Performativity | Visual Culture | Culture, Language and the New Media | Culture and Identities | Political and Transnational Cultures | Cultures of Knowledge, Research and Education. (Further details are available at

Candidates must have an innovative research record that contributes to the GCSC research profile and is thematically linked to at least one of the GCSC’s research areas.

Applications may be submitted in either German or English. They will be evaluated according to the criteria of excellence in research and teaching experiences, familiarity with ongoing international research, convincing and relevant abstracts for workshops to be held and a well-defined research project.

The GCSC is currently seeking one Senior Teaching Fellow for each of the following academic semesters:
April 2010 – July 2010
October 2010 – February 2011

Duration and funding
Senior Teaching Fellowships will be granted for an academic semester (April-July or October-February). They entail a monthly stipend of € 2.350,- as well as an allowance for travel and/or accommodation costs of € 400,- per month. The GCSC will provide office space including a PC with internet access and access to the JLU-library. The GCSC does not contribute to retirement or health benefits.

Application Deadline and Decision Notification
Application deadline: June, 30th 2009
Decision notification: July, 24th 2009

Please use our application form which is available online and gives you further information on the documents required for a complete application:

Justus-Liebig-University Giessen | International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture
Alter Steinbacher Weg 38 | 35394 Giessen | Germany
Phone: +49-641-99-30041 | Fax: +49-641-99-30049 |
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PersonName: Van de Veire, Ann 
Funktion: GCSC 
Name: Stadelmann, Vera  
Funktion: GCSC 
KontaktdatenName/Institution: International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture 
Strasse/Postfach: Alter Steinbacher Weg 38 
Postleitzahl: 35394 
Stadt: Gießen 
Telefon: 0641/99-30041 
Fax: 0641/99-30049 
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