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Position as Professor in Modern Indology at Uppsala University
December 13, 2017 - 05:21
Uppsala University now invites applications for a position as Professor of Indology specializing in the languages and cultures of modern South Asia. Deadline for applications: February 28.
Description of subject area: The subject area comprises Indology specializing in the languages and cultures of South Asia. The prospective professor will bear the primary responsibility for this comprehensive field. The main specialization is Hindi and the cultural conditions of South Asia. Other modern languages spoken in the region, and competence in early language stages and Sanskrit, are also regarded as qualifications.
Duties: Overarching responsibility for research and third-cycle (doctoral) study programmes in the subject area as well as their advancement. Teaching and supervision in study programmes at the first, second, and third cycles (bachelor, master, doctoral). Own research. Information on research and developmental work and participation in the planning of research projects. Planning and direction of (incl. applications for research funding) and participation in research projects. Collaboration with other higher-education institutions and other subject as well as public authorities and other stakeholders. Development of national and international networks. Assignments of an administrative nature may occur, as may management assignments.
For more information: http://www.uu.se/jobb/teacher/annonsvisning?languageId=1&tarContentId=226441