Application Process for Professorships

If you are interested in one of the advertised professorships, please submit your application documents in due time via the online application portal of the University of Basel. 

You should include the following documents in your online application: 

  1. Letter of motivation
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. including certificates
  4. list of Publications

Please note the list of questions in the application procedure. You can update and supplement your application documents on an ongoing basis within the specified period. 

Applications sent by other means (e.g. letter post/email or similar) will not be accepted.

If you don't receive confirmation of receipt of your application documents from our office, please let us know.

For further information, please contact the Dean's Office of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences :

Current Job Advertisements

Professorship in «Germanistischer Mediävistik und allgemeiner Literaturwissenschaft» (open-rank)
Deadline for application: expired
Job advertisement

Professorship in Anthropology (open rank)
Deadline for applications: 31.01.2021
Job advertisement

Professorship in «Geschichte der Frühen Neuzeit, 1500 - 1800» (open-rank)
Deadline for application: 28.02.2021
Job advertisement

For further information, please contact the Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Professor Dr. Ralph Ubl (Tel. +41 61 207 34 09).