The Graduate Institute of International and Development
invites applications for a full-time position at the rank
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR of
with a specialisation in European History (“Europe in the
starting on 1 September
2018 or on a mutually agreed-upon date.
The Institute is seeking to recruit a person either at the rank
of assistant professor (with at least three years experience) or of
associate professor (or in a similar position). Candidates must
hold a PhD in history. They must have an outstanding teaching and
research track record in the field of international history and be
able to make a significant long-term contribution to the field of
European History (“Europe in the World”).
The selected candidate must show an interest in comparative
analysis and methodological innovation. The ability to work with
colleagues from other disciplines will be an asset.
The successful candidate will teach postgraduate courses and
supervise master’s dissertations and PhD theses in the Department
of International History. She or he will also be called upon to
teach classes and supervise master’s theses in the Institute’s
interdisciplinary programmes and possibly contribute to executive
The teaching language is either English or French. Prior
knowledge of French is not required, but the successful candidate
is expected to acquire at least a passive knowledge of it within
two years of being hired.
Application deadline: 31 August 2017.
For more information, candidates are encouraged to consult the