Appointment procedures at the KU

Open positions for professorships at the Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt are filled after successful completion of an appointment procedure. Here you will find an overview of the currently ongoing appointment procedures and their respective status.

The procedures are grouped by the eight KU faculties:

  • THF – Faculty of Theology,
  • PPF – Faculty of Philosophy and Education,
  • SLF – Faculty of Languages and Literatures,
  • GGF – Faculty of History and Social Sciences,
  • MGF – Faculty of Mathematics and Geography,
  • WFI – Ingolstadt School of Management,
  • RP/KB – Faculty of Religious Education,
  • FSA – Faculty of Social Work.

The appointment procedures are governed by the provisions of the appointment regulations at the KU (Annex 2 of the Basic Rules), that can be viewed or downloaded together with the Foundation Charter at the following link: Legal Basics

The job advertisements for open professorship positions are available here: Job advertisements and vacancies

 

Current appointment procedures at the KU

Faculty of Languages and Literatures (SLF) - Professorship of Media and the Public with Specialization in Migration (W2)

  1. Procedure initiated ✅
  2. Call for applications published ✅
  3. Test lectures open to university public are scheduled ✅
  4. Appointment committee develops appointment proposal 
  5. Statement by the faculty council issued ✅
  6. Statement by the Senate issued ✅
  7. KU appointment proposal resolved ✅
  8. Offer of appointment issued
  9. Offer of appointment accepted by

Faculty of Languages and Literatures (SLF) - Chair of Modern German Literature (W3)

  1. Procedure initiated ✅
  2. Call for applications published ✅
  3. Test lectures open to university public are scheduled
  4. Appointment committee develops appointment proposal
  5. Statement by the faculty council issued
  6. Statement by the Senate issued
  7. KU appointment proposal resolved 
  8. Offer of appointment issued
  9. Offer of appointment accepted by

Faculty of Languages and Literatures (SLF) - Professorship of Classical Philology with specialization in Latin Studies (W2)

  1. Procedure initiated ✅
  2. Call for applications published ✅
  3. Test lectures open to university public are scheduled
  4. Appointment committee develops appointment proposal
  5. Statement by the faculty council issued
  6. Statement by the Senate issued
  7. KU appointment proposal resolved 
  8. Offer of appointment issued
  9. Offer of appointment accepted by

Faculty of Languages and Literatures (SLF) - Junior Professorship of Digital Journalism (W1 with tenure track to W2)

  1. Procedure initiated ✅
  2. Call for applications published ✅
  3. Test lectures open to university public are scheduled ✅
  4. Appointment committee develops appointment proposal ✅
  5. Statement by the faculty council issued ✅
  6. Statement by the Senate issued ✅
  7. KU appointment proposal resolved ✅
  8. Offer of appointment issued ✅
  9. Offer of appointment accepted by

Faculty of Languages and Literatures (SLF) - Junior Professorship of Digital Romance Languages and Linguistics (W1 with tenure track to W2)

  1. Procedure initiated ✅
  2. Call for applications published ✅
  3. Test lectures open to university public are scheduled ✅
  4. Appointment committee develops appointment proposal
  5. Statement by the faculty council issued
  6. Statement by the Senate issued
  7. KU appointment proposal resolved 
  8. Offer of appointment issued
  9. Offer of appointment accepted by

Faculty of Mathematics and Geography (MGF) - Junior Professorship of Mathematics – Data Science (W1 with tenure track to W2)

  1. Procedure initiated ✅
  2. Call for applications published ✅
  3. Test lectures open to university public are scheduled ✅
  4. Appointment committee develops appointment proposal ✅
  5. Statement by the faculty council issued ✅
  6. Statement by the Senate issued ✅
  7. KU appointment proposal resolved ✅
  8. Offer of appointment issued ✅
  9. Offer of appointment accepted by

Faculty of Mathematics and Geography (MGF) - Professorship of Mathematics - Statistics (W3)

  1. Procedure initiated ✅
  2. Call for applications published ✅
  3. Test lectures open to university public are scheduled ✅
  4. Appointment committee develops appointment proposal
  5. Statement by the faculty council issued
  6. Statement by the Senate issued
  7. KU appointment proposal resolved 
  8. Offer of appointment issued
  9. Offer of appointment accepted by

Faculty of Social Work (FSA) - Professorship of Law (W2)

  1. Procedure initiated ✅
  2. Call for applications published ✅
  3. Test lectures open to university public are scheduled ✅
  4. Appointment committee develops appointment proposal ✅
  5. Statement by the faculty council issued
  6. Statement by the Senate issued ✅
  7. KU appointment proposal resolved ✅
  8. Offer of appointment issued
  9. Offer of appointment accepted by

Faculty of Social Work (FSA) - Professorship of Psychology (W2)

  1. Procedure initiated ✅
  2. Call for applications published ✅
  3. Test lectures open to university public are scheduled
  4. Appointment committee develops appointment proposal
  5. Statement by the faculty council issued
  6. Statement by the Senate issued
  7. KU appointment proposal resolved
  8. Offer of appointment issued
  9. Offer of appointment accepted by

Faculty for Theology (THF) - Professorship of Dogmatics and the History of Dogma (W3)

  1. Procedure initiated ✅
  2. Call for applications published ✅
  3. Test lectures open to university public are scheduled ✅
  4. Appointment committee develops appointment proposal ✅
  5. Statement by the faculty council issued ✅
  6. Statement by the Senate issued
  7. KU appointment proposal resolved 
  8. Offer of appointment issued
  9. Offer of appointment accepted by

Faculty for Theology (THF) - Professorship of Canon Law and the History of Canon Law (W3)

  1. Procedure initiated ✅
  2. Call for applications published ✅
  3. Test lectures open to university public are scheduled ✅
  4. Appointment committee develops appointment proposal ✅
  5. Statement by the faculty council issued ✅
  6. Statement by the Senate issued
  7. KU appointment proposal resolved 
  8. Offer of appointment issued
  9. Offer of appointment accepted by

Faculty of Religious Education (RPF) - Professor of Education, School Education and Inclusion (W2)

  1. Procedure initiated ✅
  2. Call for applications published ✅
  3. Test lectures open to university public are scheduled ✅
  4. Appointment committee develops appointment proposal ✅
  5. Statement by the faculty council issued
  6. Statement by the Senate issued ✅
  7. KU appointment proposal resolved 
  8. Offer of appointment issued
  9. Offer of appointment accepted by­­

Faculty of Philosophy and Education (PPF) - Junior Professorship of Human-Technology Interaction (W1 with tenure track to W2)

  1. Procedure initiated ✅
  2. Call for applications published ✅
  3. Test lectures open to university public are scheduled ✅
  4. Appointment committee develops appointment proposal
  5. Statement by the faculty council issued
  6. Statement by the Senate issued
  7. KU appointment proposal resolved 
  8. Offer of appointment issued
  9. Offer of appointment accepted by­­