The Department of International Affairs at Vesalius College Brussels invites applications for a full-time position at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning 1 August 2016. Applications from candidates with a background and expertise in one or more of the following areas are particularly welcome: peace & security studies, regionalism (e.g. expertise in the politics and international relations of one or more of the following regions: Latin America, Africa, Middle East, Asia) and history of International Relations. In line with the department’s emphasis on “TPEL” (Theory-Guided, Practice-Embedded and Experiential Learning) candidates should have a strong background and interest in theory-guided and policy-oriented work from a European and Global perspective. The position is envisaged to be permanent, in the case of a positive evaluation after the first year.
Main Responsibilities and Scope of the Position
The newly recruited Assistant Professor International Affairs will:
Main Qualifications and Expertise:
The salary for this position at 600 level depends on the candidate’s level of experience.
Benefits include holiday allowance, end-of year bonus, hospitalisation insurance, public transport coverage, and a green campus with sports and restaurant facilities.
Full-time faculty members also receive contributions to travel and research-related costs as well as budgets for organizing conferences, workshops and events.
This position is envisaged to be permanent. Upon a positive evaluation of the candidate after one year, the contract will become permanent.
For further details on the position description, selection criteria and Vesalius College, please visit: http://www.vesalius.edu/vesalius-college/vacancies/
For questions about the position, please contact Dr. Svitlana Kobzar, Head of Department of International Affairs at email@example.com.
How to apply?
To apply, send your CV, a letter of motivation and a list of two referees by 4 March 2016 to firstname.lastname@example.org
Interviews with selected candidates will take place during April/May 2016. Envisaged starting date for this position will be 1st August 2016.