DEADLINE 7 January 2019 - Vienna, Austria

At the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Vienna

the position of a University Professor of Medical Anthropology and Global Health

(full time, permanent position) is to be filled.

We are looking for medical anthropologists whose work examines global health, interrogating the ways in which local and global aspects of health and disease are understood, addressed and governed. The candidates are expected to have an internationally visible research and publication record as well as teaching experience in Social and Cultural Anthropology. Co-operations with other disciplines within the Faculty of Social Sciences and with the Medical University Vienna are encouraged.
 
The University of Vienna expects the successful candidate to acquire, within three years, proficiency in German sufficient for teaching in bachelor’s programmes and for participation in university committees. In addition, the University of Vienna expects the successful candidate to be prepared to take over responsibility on the organisational level of the Faculty and the University, if necessary.
 
 
Application deadline: 07 January 2019.