Publication poste: Assistant professor in Political Theory of Gender, University of Amsterdam, Closing date: 1 March 2017

HiSoPo vous informe de l’annonce d’un poste d’Assistant professor in Political Theory of Gender à l’Université d’Amsterdam.

Assistant professor in Political Theory of Gender

Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences – Department of Political Science

Publication date
12 January 2017
Level of education
Salary indication
€3,399 to €5,288 gross per month
Closing date
1 March 2017
38 hours per week
Vacancy number

The Department of Political Science of the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences (FMG) invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor in Political Theory of Gender. Candidates should have an excellent track record in research and should be able to teach courses in the field of Political Theory, Politics of Postcoloniality and Gender studies in the social sciences (BA, Master and Research Master). The applicant’s profile should fit the AISSR research program ‘Challenges to Democratic Representation’.

Job description

  • Developing, conducting, and supervising high quality academic research in the field of political theory and gender;
  • teaching general and specialist courses in political science;
  • (participation in) the acquisition of external research funding;
  • a dynamic contribution to the programme of the Amsterdam Research Centre for Gender & Sexuality and to the development of the field through scholarly publications and participation in national and international research networks and educational initiatives.


  • A completed doctoral thesis in Political Philosophy, Political Science or other relevant fields in the social sciences;
  • an on-going programme of research and publications, focused on international ‘peer reviewed’ journals and/or books published by internationally recognised academic presses;
  • broad general knowledge of political science and gender studies;
  • expertise in a subdomain of the field of political theory of gender and postcoloniality.
  • ability to provide excellent and inspiring teaching in political science and gender studies at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels;
  • ability to teach in English at all levels.
  • the Dutch basic qualification in higher education (Basiskwalificatie Onderwijs; BKO) certificate, or a willingness to acquire such within three years.

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Based on a full-time appointment (38 hours per week) the gross monthly salary will range from €3,399 to €5,288 (scale 11 or 12) depending on experience. The salary will be increased by 8 % holiday allowance and 8,3 % annual bonus. The Collective Labour Agreement for Dutch Universities is applicable. The appointment will be temporary for three years, with the prospect of a permanent appointment if the conditions for tenure are realized.

Job application

Applications should comprise a letter of motivation, a full CV including a list of publications. These should be sent electronically in one document, preferably as a pdf-file. Please do not send us additional documentation at this stage. The deadline for applications is 1 March 2017. Please send your application to with vacancy number 17-014 as subject.

Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered.

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Thibaut Rioufreyt (2017, 18 janvier). Publication poste: Assistant professor in Political Theory of Gender, University of Amsterdam, Closing date: 1 March 2017. HiSoPo. Consulté le 26 mai 2024, à l’adresse