Call for Applications - UBB Sociology Department

The Department of Sociology at Babes-Bolyai University invites applications for Global Teaching Fellowships to teach at UBB, Cluj-Napoca, Romania, for one academic semester (September-January), or one academic year 2021/2022. The successful applicant will teach introductory and advanced courses.

Eligible applicants include advanced (post-fieldwork) PhD candidates, and graduates who received their PhD from the CEU in any related field, no earlier than 2019.

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.

Successful candidates will be paid by UBB according to the regular per hour remuneration of visiting teachers, with a contribution from CEU covering living costs while in Cluj-Napoca.

Two positions are open. The first successful candidate will receive free accommodation on campus at UBB (en-suite studios). The second successful candidate will receive subsidized accommodation on campus at the same rate as UBB employees.

Applicants from non-EU countries, after selection, will get all necessary information from the host department at UBB in order to clarify issues related to the Romanian visa and residence permit. 

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

Application Deadline: April 15!