Professorship (W3) of Multidimensional Strategies - Kunsthochschule Kassel

We are looking for a person who can demonstrate an internationally suc-cessful, contemporary artistic practice within the thematic area of “Multi-dimensional Strategies.” This multi-medial teaching position is to be based on the wide variety of contemporary artistic positions as well as the applicant’s own artistic inter-ests.

deadline for submission:


start of recruitment :

as soon as possible

reference number:


applications to:


Successful applicants must fulfill the following criteria: 

  • Exceptional and unique artistic work,
  • Multiple years of international exhibition experience, 
  • Willingness to teach across both classes and subject matters,
  • Willingness to contribute to the further development of the Kunsthochschule, 
  • Meaningfully supplementing the teaching positions at the Kunsthochschule, 
  • Increasing the national and international renown of the Kunsthochschule. 


Applicants must demonstrate their qualifications for teaching and hold appropriate teaching experience.


A transcultural practice will be appreciated. 


A willingness to create points of contact between the Kunsthochschule and the nascent documenta Institut will be welcomed.


The Kunsthochschule’s profile is based on intense exchange between the programs in art, art pedagogy, art history, visual communication, and product design, as well as direct exchange and cooperation with the study workshops.


Participation in academic self-administration is a requirement.


The employment and performance requirements apply pursuant to §§ 61, 62 of the Higher Education Act of Hessen.


If necessary, the position can be shared.


For further information, please contact Thomas Fröhlich, Tel.: 0561/804-5386, E-Mail: thomas.froehlich[at]uni-kassel[dot]de.


The Universität Kassel is highly interested in its employees’ professional satisfaction. Therefore its Dual Career Service and its Family Welcome Service aim to promote the balance between partnerships, families and professional development. Among the strategic goals of the Universität Kassel is to considerably increase the proportion of women in research and teaching. Therefore, applications from women are especially desired. Applicants with disabilities, who are equally qualified and suitable, will receive preference. Applications can be sent, with reference number, in electronic form to the President of the Universität Kassel, 34109 Kassel or to bewerbungen[at]uni-kassel[dot]de. In the event of any differences between the German and English versions of this call for application, the German wording is legally binding.