One-term Visiting Professor in Women’s and Gender History

Application deadline: 
Open until filled

Starting date:  January 1, 2023
Full or Part Time: Full-time (40 hours/week) for either fall or winter term (dates to be determined)

The Department of Gender Studies at Central European University (CEU) seeks to hire a full-time Short-term Visiting Professor with expertise in Historical Gender Studies a/o Women’s and Gender History.

Job description:
The successful applicant will demonstrate the ability to teach 6 credits (one 2-credit and one 4-credit course) at the MA and PhD level in their area of expertise, with the possibility of MA research supervision. The 6 credits can be taught over the course of one term (fall or winter) or spread out over both terms if desired. These will be onsite classes. Teaching terms at CEU last 12 weeks (September-December and January-March). We seek a candidate with demonstrated teaching experience in an English-language academic environment (preferably at the graduate level).
Duties and Responsibilities:

The successful applicant will be teaching our 2-credit course “Women’s and Gender History: An Introduction into Theory, Methods, and Archives,” which has a post-colonial emphasis; and a 4-credit course in the field of (post)socialism studies.

Applicants must have been awarded a Ph.D. by August 31, 2022.


We offer a gross remuneration of 21.000 EUR as well as a dynamic and international academic environment.

How to apply

Applicants are requested to submit:

  • a cover letter indicating the 4-credit class they are prepared to teach and detailing their teaching experience
  • curriculum vitae
  • a sample syllabus for one proposed course
  • teaching evaluations
  • contact information for two referees.

We strongly urge candidates to adapt course proposals to our current course offerings and syllabi available at:
Informal enquiries may be addressed to Francisca de Haan, Head of Department (
Please send your complete application package to: - including job code in subject line: 2022/033.
Interviews are scheduled between June 20-23, 2022.

CEU is an equal opportunity employer and values geographical and gender diversity, thus encouraging applications from women and/or other underrepresented groups.

About CEU

Central European University (CEU) is a research-intensive university specializing in the social sciences, humanities, law, public policy and management. It is accredited in the United States, Austria and Hungary. CEU's mission is to promote academic excellence, state-of-the-art research, research-based teaching and learning and civic engagement, in order to contribute to the development of open societies. CEU offers bachelor's, master's and doctoral programs and enrolls more than 1,400 students from over 100 countries. The teaching staff consists of resident faculty from over 50 countries and prominent visiting scholars from around the world. The language of instruction is English.

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CEU is an equal opportunity employer.

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