University Professor in Theater Studies
Freie Universität Berlin - Department of Philosophy and Humanities

University Professorship for Dance Studies Grade: W 3 or equivalent Employment Identification: Dance Studies

Application deadline: 17.10.2019

Responsibilities :

The professorship is located in the Institute of Theater Studies and represents dance science in the entire breadth of the subject and in interaction with theater, film and musicology. She is in charge of the master's degree in dance science.


According to § 100 BerlHG

Further requirements:

  • Proof of excellent international research and teaching experience in the field of dance science
  • Leadership experience in dance / dance science
  • Experience with interdisciplinary research networks
  • Experience in the acquisition and implementation of third-party funded projects
  • Experience in scientific cooperation with non-university art, cultural and media institutions
  • Ability to conduct courses in German and English

Expectations for the future activity:

In addition to the official duties resulting from § 99 BerlHG in particular, the following activities are also expected of the person appointed:

  • Coordination, further development and scientific management of the master's program "Dance Studies"
  • Teaching also in English
  • Participation in interdisciplinary research activities
  • Cooperation with art and cultural institutions as well as with non-university scientific institutions
  • Dealing with questions of gender studies and / or diversity studies in research and teaching.

Additional Information

Applications with the usual documents (curriculum vitae, certificates and documents / if applicable also documents of appointment in German or English [if applicable attach translations], list of publications, list of courses including proof of pedagogical qualification, information on current or planned research projects, research cooperations and Third-party funded projects, language certificates, etc.) are to be sent (preferably electronically in a single pdf file, maximum 5 MB) including a private postal and e-mail address indicating the identifier to the

Free University of Berlin

Department of Philosophy and Humanities


z. Mrs. Hehn

Habelschwerdter Allee 45

14195 Berlin



The relevant legislation of the Berlin Higher Education Act (§§ 99, 100, 101, 102 a, 102 c BerlHG) can be found here:

Job posting from: 16.09.2019

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