University Assistant (post doc)

Universität Wien
Department of Constitutional and Administrative Law
ArbeitsortWien, Wien, Österreich


The University of Vienna (20 faculties and centres, 178 fields of study, approx. 9.800 members of staff, about 90.000 students) seeks to fill the position from 01.09.2019 of a

Department of Constitutional and Administrative Law

Reference number : 9711

At the Departement of Constitutional and Administrative Law of the Vienna Faculty of Law, Prof. Magdalena Pöschl is looking for a University Assistant "post doc" in the field of Public Law to support her team.

Duration of employment: 6 year/s

Extent of Employment: 40 hours/week Job grading in accordance with collective bargaining agreement : §48 VwGr. B1 lit. b (postdoc) with relevant work experience determining the assignment to a particular salary grade.

Job Description:
Active participation in research, teaching and administration, This involves - Developing and strengthening the independent research profile - Involvement in research projects and research studies - International publications and presentations - Responsibility for project applications and the acquisition of third-party funding - Preparing as well as writing a (publication-ready) habilitation thesis - Independent teaching of courses as defined by the collective agreement - Supervision of students - Participation in evaluation measures and quality assurance - Involvement in the department administration as well as in teaching and research administration.

Doctoral degree/PhD degree in the legal studies - Experience working at an University Department - Experience abroad - High command to express yourself both orally and in writing - Excellent command of written and spoken English - IT user skills - Ability to work in team.

In addition, we expect the successful candidate to have - Teaching experience - Experience of working on research projects - Publications in renowned, subject-relevant media (peer-reviewed, depending on the professional standards) - subject-relevant practical experience. Desirable qualifications are - Knowledge of university processes and structures - Experience of supervising students - excellent publication-ready dissertation in public law . Application documents: - Letter of motivation - Academic curriculum vitae (including a list of publications, a list of courses and a list of talks given) - Description of research interests and research agenda and of the intended habilitation project (if applicable)- Contact details of people who could provide a letter of reference.

Research fields:

Applications including a letter of motivation (German or English) should be submitted via the Job Center to the University of Vienna (?" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> no later than 22.07.2019, mentioning reference number 9711.

For further information please contact Karner, Susanne +43-1-4277-35471, Pütz, Martina +43-1-4277-35471, +43-1-4277-35451.

The University pursues a non-discriminatory employment policy and values equal opportunities, as well as diversity (?" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> The University lays special emphasis on increasing the number of women in senior and in academic positions. Given equal qualifications, preference will be given to female applicants.

Human Resources and Gender Equality of the University of Vienna
Reference number: 9711
E-Mail: jobcenter [at] univie[.]ac[.]at
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