This page is dedicated to academic jobs in German. The jobs found here are added by individuals as well as drawn from sources such as the MLA job listHigher Ed Jobs, the Chronicle of Higher EducationInside Higher, and other lists and websites.

Please add jobs with the following format:

Name of college/university, title/rank, preferred area(s) of specialization, application due date, link to job ad.

As job search progress indicators become available, add the type of information and date. The link to a job description can be deleted after the application due date. After an offer has been accepted, please underline the name of the institution so that we can easily see which positions have already been filled.

For example:

  1. Midwest Dreamland U, asst. prof., 20th C, due 11/1/21, link
    • writing sample requested by email, 12/1 (x5)
    • phone interview scheduled, 12/15 (x4)
    • MLA interview scheduled, 12/20 (x3)
    • on-campus interview invitation, 1/15
    • offer extended, 3/15
    • offer accepted, 3/25
    • rejection letter received, 4/1

Last year's page: German Studies 2020-2021.

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Tenure Track Faculty Positions [edit | edit source]

  1. Rice U (TX), asst. or assoc. prof., Black German Studies, Turkish German Studies, German Colonialism, Immigration and Multiculturalism in Germany, or Environmental Humanities, review begins 10/1/21, link

Senior Faculty Positions[edit | edit source]

  1. U of Chicago (IL), full prof., review begins 10/1/21, link

Visiting/Non-Tenure Track/Term-Limited Faculty Positions[edit | edit source]

See also: Humanities and Social Sciences Postdocs

Applied Linguistics/Language Coordinator/Pedagogy/Program Director Positions[edit | edit source]

Renewable Non-Tenure Track Lecturer/Instructor Positions[edit | edit source]

  1. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, lecturer, due 9/30/21, link

Part-Time/Adjunct Positions[edit | edit source]

  1. Tufts University, Part-time German Language Lecturer, link

Spring 2022 Positions[edit | edit source]

Faculty Positions outside of Canada and the U.S.[edit | edit source]

Multi-Language Faculty Positions[edit | edit source]

Other Germanic Languages[edit | edit source]

Other German-Related Faculty Positions[edit | edit source]

  1. U of Colorado Boulder, Louis P. Singer endowed chair in Jewish history, modern European history, due 9/13/21, link

Demographics[edit | edit source]

Change the count in the category to which you belong. This permits us to have somewhat of an overview on the nature of the market demographics in German Studies. 

ABD (early):

ABD (will finish this academic year): 2

Ph.D. in hand (visiting asst. prof., lecturer/senior lecturer, post-doc, adjunct): 3

Ph.D. in hand (alt ac):

Ph.D. in hand (unemployed):

Assistant Professor:

Associate Professor: 1

Full Professor: 

Search Committee Member:

Lurker: 1

Concerned grandmother:

Faculty "Job Coach":

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