Four Professorships in Sustainable Development and Transformation

Universität Kassel


Four professorships in Sustainable Development and Transformation

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The University of Kassel is establishing a unique interdisciplinary centre in the field of
Sustainable Development and Transformation. The centre will bring together top
global research and teaching expertise across the entire thematic range of
Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as defined by the United Nations. The centre
aims to become a significant force in developing solutions to inspire and enable social
transformations through scholarly research, effective networking and dedicated
We are currently looking for four senior scholars with outstanding credentials working
in the broad areas of nature, technology, culture, and society. As directors of the new
centre, this core group will shape and oversee its further development in the coming
years, including definition of research priorities, development of international
networks and hiring of additional team members. Focus of the four positions will be
as follows:
  • Nature: “Human-environment interactions”
  • Technology: “Sustainable technology design”
  • Culture: “Cultures of sustainability”
  • Society: “Transformations to sustainable societies / Just Transitions”

As an innovative and progressive educational institution with 25,000 students located
in central Germany, the University of Kassel is undertaking a worldwide search for
candidates to staff this new institution.

If you are interested in this challenging and exciting endeavour, please refer to the
complete announcement presented here

Closes: 27.05.2021

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