Associate Professor in Comparative Literature [closing 01.02.2021]

Страна: Норвегия;

Город: Bergen

Добавлена: 27.01.2021

Работодатель: The Faculty of Humanities at the University of Bergen

Тип: PostDoc vacancy;

Для кого: For lecturers;

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Дедлайн подачи: 01.02.2022


The Faculty of Humanities at the University of Bergen invites applications for a permanent position as Associate Professor of Comparative Literature at the Department of Linguistic, Literary and Aesthetic Studies (LLE) from 1 January 2022.

In addition to Comparative Literature, the Department offers courses in Digital Culture, Linguistics, Art History, Scandinavian Studies, Old Norse Philology, Norwegian as a Secondary Language, and Theatre Studies.

Today, there are seven permanent positions in Comparative Literature at the University of Bergen, in addition to two PhD Candidates and one Postdoctoral Researcher. The following research groups in Comparative Literature are currently active: “Enlightenment Studies”, “Literary Historiography and Literary Evaluation”, “Literature and Radical Philosophy,” and “Rhetoric, Literature and Law”. In addition, faculty members are engaged in the following research areas: Romanticism; Modernism in Theory and Literary Practice; Critical Theory; Psychoanalysis and Literature; Law and the Humanities: Legal Narratives; Gender Studies; World Literature; Song Lyrics; Reception Studies, Textual-action Studies in Modern Drama, Prose Fiction and Film; the History of the Novel; Norwegian Literary History.

Work tasks/research field:

The person who will be selected for the position will be expected to teach, supervise at all levels and in all programs relating to Comparative Literature, and to be an active researcher, in addition to performing administrative duties. The successful candidate will also participate in the development of curricula in accordance with current study regulations.

The person holding the position will have the right and the duty to conduct research within his or her specialty and will also be assigned some academic administrative work. She/he is also expected to establish residence in such a way as to be able to participate in the daily work of the department. The person employed must follow the rules and regulations pertaining the position at any time.

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