Offer 75 out of 616 from 23/06/22, 08:00


Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­sität Ber­lin - Fakul­tät I

Technische Universität Berlin, Faculty I – Institute for Art History and Historical Urban Studies invites applications for the position of

University Professor - salary grade W3

for the field of "Pre-Modern Art History and Materiality".

Working field:

In research, an engagement with the materiality of artworks is expected. In addition, subject-related teaching is required in the Bachelor's programme "Culture and Technology" as well as in the Master's programme "Art History". Duties also include the supervision of theses and participation in the tasks of academic self-administration. The inclusion of gender and diversity approaches relevant to the discipline in research and teaching is expected.


Successful applicants must fulfil the requirements for an appointment at professor level in compliance with § 100 BerlHG (Berlin Higher Education Act), including a completed academic education in relevant disciplines, relevant research achievements (doctorate in Art History or a related field), additional academic achievements (as a rule, either a junior professorship with favourable evaluation, or a habilitation or habilitation equivalent). The position requires an internationally visible profile in a field of European art history before 1800, international teaching experience at universities, and an excellent research record. Publications on the material culture of the pre-modern period are required, as is experience in acquiring and managing third-party funded projects. Practical experience in museums is welcome.
Pedagogical-didactic qualifications are to be documented by relevant teaching and tutoring experience and presented in the teaching portfolio (for further information see TUB Website, or direct access 144242.

As an internationally distinguished university, we require excellent knowledge of English and welcome applications from non-German-speaking academics who are prepared to learn German as soon as possible.

How to apply:

Technische Universität Berlin is committed to increasing the proportion of women in research and teaching and strongly encourages qualified female researchers to apply. Qualified individuals with disabilities will be favored. TU Berlin values the diversity of its staff and is committed to an equality of opportunity.

Technische Universität Berlin is a certified family-friendly institution of higher education, and our Dual Career Service Center offers assistance to you and your family when relocating to Berlin. Applications from abroad are explicitly welcome.

Please send your written application until 05/08/2022 indicating the reference number I-397/22 and including the appropriate documentation (motivation letter, CV, research concept, teaching portfolio, list of publications, documentation of third-party funded projects that have been carried out or applied for, and copies of grades and certificates, all combined in a single pdf file), by email only, to Prof. Dr. Thorsten Roelcke, dean of Faculty I – Humanities, at The submission of electronic documents via cloud services such as WE-Transfer or Dropbox etc. will not be accepted. The length of the submitted application should not exceed 30 pages; the Commission may request additional documents at a later stage.

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