Job Vacancy: Research Fellow, Enlightenment Research, IZEA Back

The Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Interdisciplinary Centre for European Enlightenment Studies (IZEA), is seeking to fill the full-time position of a

Research Fellow (m-w-d)

to be recruited at the earliest possible date for the duration of up to three years (a renewal is possible).

The salary conforms to the regulations of pay group 13 TV-L depending on the nature of the assigned tasks as well as the candidate’s individual qualifications.

• Develop research projects in the fields of culture, literature, art, philosophy, religion or the history of Western Europe in the period of the Enlightenment with special consideration of non-German speaking region
• Collaborate in the research projects of the IZEA and promote the IZEA’s international partnerships
• Provide academic services at the IZEA (organisation of conferences and lecture series)
• Participate in workshops and conferences
• Provide editorial services and small-scale translations
• Teach according to the regulation on teaching responsibilities in higher education institutions (LVVO)
• Conduct independent academic research
• Pursue further academic qualifications (as desired).

For further information on the requirements of the position and the application process, please visit the website of Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg:

For further information on the research activities of the IZEA, please see the Centre’s website: