Post-doc in Contemporary European History (m/f)

Country: Luxembourg;

City: Luxembourg

Vacancy added: 04.06.2019

Employer: University of Luxembourg

Resumes due: 15.07.2019


The University of Luxembourg is a multilingual, international research University.

The Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (University of Luxembourg) has a job opening for a Post-doctoral position on project in 20th Century European History:

Post-doc in Contemporary European History (m/f)

  • Ref: I3-50010502
  • Fixed-term contract 3 years (with possibility of prolongation)
  • Full-time position (40h/week)
  • Employee status
  • Earliest starting date November: 1st, 2019

Your Role

- conduct a clear defined research project with a strong focus on comparative, transnational or international history

- expand the international network of the C2DH

- raise third-party funds

- teaching at BA or MA level (60 hours a year)

For further information please contact: Benoît Majerus (

For more information information about C2DH, please visit:

Your Profile

  • PhD in Contemporary History
  • Very good track record of publications in relevant peer reviewed journals
  • Participation in collaborative and interdisciplinary research projects
  • Experience in writing grant proposals
  • Active knowledge in English and in either German or French

We offer

- an interesting position within an international research centre

- dynamic and multicultural research environment

Further Information

Applicants are invited to apply online by presenting a research proposal (3 to 5 years) on a self-selected topic with detailed work packages and publication strategy (5 pages). The application should also contain:

- a curriculum vitae

- a teaching proposal (1 page)

- one article or book chapter

- two reference letters

Further Information

The University of Luxembourg is an equal opportunity employer.

Application deadline: 15 July 2019.

Where to send resume: