Brenninkmeijer-Werhahn Guest Professor
Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome
In the context of the ongoing exchange program between the Hebrew University of Jerusalem through its Center for the Study of Christianity and the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome through its Cardinal Bea Centre for Judaic Studies, the position of a Guest Professor in Judaic Studies at the Gregorian University is now available for the Academic Year 2021-2022.
The successful candidate is expected to teach one course of 24 hours (3 ECTS) for graduate students, over a six-week period between 26 April and 27 May, 2022.
The course should be given in the field of History of the Jewish People (Late Antiquity). The course will be given in English.
The Pontifical Gregorian University is distinguished by its international character with professorial staff and students coming from over 130 countries around the world. Gifted by the presence of such diversity, which includes students from different religious backgrounds, the Cardinal Bea Centre’s unique perspective is dedicated to the promotion of a theological knowledge and understanding of Judaism - from both a Jewish and a Christian perspective - as well as the teaching, research and academic exchanges between Christians and Jews, in order to foster a mutually enriching relationship.
The position includes a stipend of Euro 7.000,00 as well as travel and housing expenses of up to Euro 3.000,00. All payments are exempt from Italian taxation.
Letters of application, including a Curriculum Vitae and a course proposal (title and description of 800 characters), are due by 15 April 2021. A decision will be announced by 3 May 2021.
Please send applications to:
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
The Centre for the Study of Christianity
Faculty of Humanities
Mount Scopus, Jerusalem 91905
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