Date limite de candidature : 8 décembre 2017
The Faculty of Arts and Humanities of the University of Cologne has the following positions available: 6 doctoral positions and 1 postdoctoral position for a period of three years starting on 1st April 2018 within the framework of the Research Training Group 2212 “Dynamics of Conventionality (400–1550)”. The monthly remuneration for the doctoral positions amounts to 65 % TV-L 13, and to 100 % TV-L 13 for the postdoctoral position. The research training group conducts research from an interdisciplinary perspective into the dynamics of conventionality from late antiquity to the early modern era. Under the overarching motto of convention, phenomena such as custom, regularity, tradition, and habitualisation are examined in order to understand their inner dynamics. The disciplines involved are history, German philology, philosophy, art and architectural history, medieval Latin philology, and musicology. The research training group offers a structured doctoral programme that is integrated interdisciplinarily and internationally.