Assistant/Associate Professor CEU IRES

posted by Katalin Teller on 2009/02/11 22:21

[ Faculty Positions ]

The Department of International Relations and European Studies (IRES) at Central European University (CEU), Budapest, invites applications for a full-time position at the rank of either Assistant or Associate Professor. Application deadline: March 1, 2009.

The successful candidate should have a general background in International Relations, with a specific concentration on political violence, including transnational terrorism. In addition to this primary requirement, as a secondary contribution regional expertise on the Middle East or North Africa and/or an ability to teach qualitative methods is an advantage.

The successful candidate should have a PhD in International Relations (Political Science) by August 2009, and a demonstrated potential for high-level research and publication. Teaching responsibilities are three courses per year, plus supervision of MA and PhD theses. The initial contract is for four years, with the possibility of long-term renewal. CEU encourages applications from women and minorities and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, ethnicity, or sexual orientation.

CEU is a graduate, research-intensive university accredited in both the US and Hungary. The language of instruction is English. For more information about the university and the department, please visit the CEU website (, or contact the head of the IRES Department, Paul Roe (

Direct applications to the Rector of CEU, c/o Human Resources Office, Central European University, H-1051 Budapest, Nador u. 9., Hungary. Fax: + 36 1 235-6135, e-mail:

Please include a CV, a relevant example of research undertaken, and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent to the same, above address. The application deadline is March 1, 2009, although late applications may also be considered.