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Central European University
Senior Position in Gender Studies
The Department of Gender Studies at Central European University invites
applications for a full-time Professor.
Central European University is an English-speaking graduate
research-intensive university, located in Budapest, Hungary, and chartered
as a degree-granting institution in the United States. Its primary mission
is to contribute to the development of open societies in Central and Eastern
Europe and the former Soviet Union by promoting academic excellence -
including high level research - and civic commitment. Offering an M.A. in
Gender Studies, a Ph.D. in Comparative Gender Studies, and about 25 other
degrees, CEU each year enrolls approximately 800 students from more than 50
countries. The teaching staff consists of around 100 faculty from more than
We are looking for a dynamic scholar with a strong commitment to research
and graduate teaching in Women's and Gender Studies and in one of the
disciplines within the Social Sciences and Humanities. Applications are
particularly welcome from candidates with an interest and experience in
creative interdisciplinarity, in exploring the interrelation between
transnational and local/national/regional change, and in the dynamics of
creating and contesting global hierarchies. Along with teaching in the area
of specialization, the successful candidate should have experience and/or
interest in academic administration and a vision of academic development.
Candidates must hold a Ph.D. or equivalent degree and have an established
record of scholarship and teaching. The initial appointment is for 4-5 years
and is renewable. Salary and benefits are dependent upon qualifications and
experience. The compensation package is subject to Hungarian taxation
regulations. CEU offers assistance to its employees who are not citizens or
permanent residents of Hungary to obtain a work permit which is required by
the Hungarian labor authorities.
For more information on the Department of Gender Studies see
Please send applications to the Rector of CEU c/o Erika Belko, Human
Resources Office, Central European University, H-1051 Budapest, Nador u. 9.,
Hungary (Fax: + 36 (1) 235-6135, e-mail: [log in to unmask]). The
application package should include: C.V., a list of publications, a sample
publication, a statement of the applicant's vision of shaping and developing
Women's and Gender Studies at graduate level, and the names and addresses of
at least three referees.
The applications should reach the Human Resources Office by January 1, 2004.
CEU is an equal opportunity employer.