The University of Wuppertal invites applications for a visiting professor in Irish Studies in the School of Humanities (English and American Studies) for the period 1 October 2021 –31 March 2022.

The Visiting Professor in Irish Studies is a joint initiative of the Government of Ireland, the Irish Embassy in Berlin and the University of Wuppertal. It is funded by the Irish Government’s Emigrant Support Programme (ESP).

The salary level is that of a W3 professorship in accordance with the Landesbesoldungsgesetz for the state of North Rhine-Westphalia.

The complete job posting, including requirements and details on how to apply can be accessed here in both German and English. For further information please contact: Prof. Dr. Katharina Rennhak (

Application deadline: 2021-05-17