Call for Applications - UBB Sociology Department

The Department of Sociology at Babes-Bolyai University (UBB) invites applications for Global Teaching Fellowships to teach at UBB, Cluj-Napoca, Romania, for one academic term (Sept 2017 – Jan 2018). The successful applicants will teach introductory and advanced courses.

Eligible applicants include graduates who received their PhD degree from the CEU within the last two years and advanced (post-fieldwork) PhD candidates in Sociology and Social Anthropology at the CEU.

The successful candidates will teach up to two courses, which will be set by the Department of Sociology at UBB, in agreement with the Fellow. The Fellow will also have the possibility to offer one course on his/her special area of expertise, in coordination with the department. The language of teaching should be English. Candidates should discuss the Syllabus of their specialized course with their supervisor and the department at UBB in advance.

UBB is offering the position to two Fellows. Successful candidates will receive a local salary from UBB and a contribution from CEU covering living costs while in Cluj-Napoca. The first successful candidate will get free accomodaton on Campus.

Applications should include:

  • motivation letter
  • resume (CV)
  • teaching philosophy (1,000 words)
  • list of proposed course(s)
  • two Letters of Reference (email or scanned copy)
  • Endorsement of the Head of Department

 Applications to be sent to

 In the subject of the email please indicate that you are applying for UBB-SOC

 Application deadline: June 15, 2017