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Professor of Japanese Studies, The Faculty of History, Art and Area Studies of Leipzig University, Germany.

The Faculty of History, Art and Area Studies of Leipzig University inviting applications for the position of Professor of Japanese Studies (full, tenured) starting date of October 1, 2022.

The successful candidate is expected to be able to connect with the existing research profiles of Japanese Studies in Leipzig and fit into the strategic research fields of Leipzig University. He/she also must demonstrate a willingness to actively participate in interdisciplinary research and teaching at the Institute of East Asian Studies and in the relevant research areas of the Research Centre Global Dynamics.

Please prepare your applications with the usual documents (detailed CV, list of publications and of classes taught including available teaching evaluations, a certified copy of the certificate of the highest acquired academic degree) as well as two article-length sample publications, and a research and teaching agenda related to your work at Leipzig University (3 pages). Documents should be sent in electronic format (as a single, merged PDF document) before 21 November 2021 to:

Universität Leipzig
Dekanin der Fakultät für Geschichte, Kunst- und Regionalwissenschaften

Frau Prof. Dr. Rose Marie Beck
Schillerstr. 6
04109 Leipzig