Job description: Scientific service in research in the project “Women’s Pathways to Professionalization in Muslim Asia: Reconfiguring Religious Knowledge, Gender, and Connectivity”; coordination of research data management

Requirements: Completed academic education and PhD in Area Studies (Central or Southeast Asia) or Cultural/Social Anthropology, Islamic Studies or Religious Studies; advanced knowledge of one or more Central or Southeast Asian language/s, very good written and spoken English; willingness to acquire Arabic language skills; experience in empirical research/fieldwork

For detailed information, see website

Please submit your application (including cover letter, CV, academic certificates and transcripts (if applicable)), and quoting the reference number DR/028/20, to: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Department of Asian and African Studies, Prof. Dr. Claudia Derichs/Prof. Dr. Manja Stephan-Emmrich, Unter den Linden 6, 10099 Berlin, Germany or preferably by email as one PDF-file to [email protected]

HU is seeking to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching, and specifically encourages qualified female scholars to apply. Severely disabled applicants with equivalent qualifications will be given preferential consideration. People with an immigration background are specifically encouraged to apply. Since we will not return your documents, please submit copies in the application only.

Please visit our website, which gives you access to the legally binding German version.