Open position: Research Assistent at GHL (deadline 21.7.2024)

Humboldt Forum Namibia

The Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universit├Ąt Bonn is an internationally operating research university with a
broad spectrum of subjects. 200 years of history, around 31,500 students, more than 6,000 employees and an
excellent reputation at home and abroad: The University of Bonn is one of the most important universities in
Germany and has been awarded the title of University of Excellence. The Global Heritage Lab is looking for a


RESEARCH ASSISTANT
(SHK or WHF, m/w/d, 10 hours/week)

for at least one year, who whould like to support the exhibitions of the Global Heritage Lab.

The Global Heritage Lab is an international research hub for critical museum and global heritage studies and an
innovative teaching and exhibition space. It fosters transcultural and transdisciplinary experimentation and
provides impulses for rethinking museums and understanding cultural heritage against the background of global economic, ecological, cultural and political challenges. In particular, it engages with historically marginalised bodies of knowledge and forms of cultural expression. The Global Heritage Lab is supported by the Transdisciplinary Research Area Present Pasts, which is dedicated to researching the connections between current challenges and processes and negotiations of comparable phenomena in the past from transdisciplinary perspectives.