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Call for Applications: Full Professor in Early Modern History, University of Luxembourg

Wednesday, January 8, 2020  
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The University of Luxembourg is recruiting for the Faculty of Language and Literature, Humanities, Arts and Education (FLSHASE) a Full Professor in Early Modern History (m/f)

The Professor will be a member of the Institute for History within the Faculty of Language and Literature, Humanities, Arts and Education and the Department of Humanities. The successful candidate will carry out high-level research in Early Modern History. He/she will be expected to develop research projects on Luxembourg and the Greater Region in a global context.

The Professor will acquire third-party funding, lead projects, supervise PhDs, and further develop international networks. He/she will contribute to public outreach activities, cooperation with museums and other cultural institutions and digital learning. The Professor will teach in the Bachelor and Master programs, as well as participate in the doctoral training. In addition, individual tutoring and PhD supervision are expected. The successful candidate may be asked to fulfil specific responsibilities in the organisation of the undergraduate and postgraduate study programmes.


  • PhD in History for at least 5 years;
  • Substantial publication record, including single-authored books and/or articles in peer-reviewed journals in Early Modern History (late 15th-18th centuries);
  • Proven ability to organise and conduct research projects;
  • Proven experience in the successful acquiring of research funding;
  • Experience in teaching at University level.


The University of Luxembourg is set in a multilingual context. The person hired on this position must be proficient in English and in either French or German. The University encourages its staff to learn the other language and provides access to language courses to this end.


Candidates are asked to send their full application (in English) via the following link: until 5 February 2020.

For more information, please visit 


Please direct questions to Prof. Dr. Michel Margue, Head of the Institute for History, at michel.margue[at]

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