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 the Fall Semester 2018. The successful applicant will teach introductory and advanced courses.

Eligible applicants include advanced (post-fieldwork) PhD candidates, and graduates who received their PhD degree in Sociology and Social Anthropology from the CEU no earlier than 2016.

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 have the possibility to offer one of these courses in his/her special area of expertise, in coordination with the department. The language of teaching should be English. Successful candidates should discuss the Syllabus of their specialized course with their supervisor and the department at UBB.

UBB will pay a local remuneration for the teaching activities, with a contribution from CEU to cover living costs while in Cluj-Napoca. One successful candidate will receive free accommodation in a studio at the UBB 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 5th, 2018