Postdoctoral researcher (m/f/d; E 13 TV-L, 100%)
Center of Islamic Theology, University of Tübingen
The Center of Islamic Theology – Professorship for Hadith Studies, is seeking a
postdoctoral researcher (m/f/d; E 13 TV-L, 100%)
for a period of 3 years.
The position comprises:
- Teaching of 4 credit hours per week,
- Supporting tasks for the Professorship of Hadith Studies,
- Preparation of a project application in the field of Hadith Studies and Prophetology.
The requirements include a full university education with a doctorate in the field of Islamic Studies, Arabic Studies or Islamic Theology. We are looking for a highly motivated and talented scholar who is interested in conducting research in the field of theological Hadith studies and who is familiar with the relevant areas. Academic knowledge of Prophetology, Sufism, Comparative Theology, or Hermeneutics, as well as experience in preparing proposals for external funding, would be advantageous. Excellent Arabic and English skills are desirable.
The University seeks to raise the number of female early-career academics in research and teaching and therefore expressly urges qualified women to apply. Applications from equally qualified candidates with disabilities will be given preference.
Please send your application including an academic CV, a list of publications, a letter of motivation outlining previous research interests and future plans (max. 3 pages), one publication, as well as the contact details of two academic referees, in PDF format as a single file, by the 15th April 2021 via email to Professor Dr. Ruggero Vimercati Sanseverino, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The formal appointment is carried out by the University’s central administration.