17/01/2020

University Assistant (post doc)

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Faculty of Law
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Juridical sciencesOther
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    06/02/2020 00:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Austria › Vienna
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Part-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    20
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/03/2020
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    10415
  • MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER
    No

The Institute for Legal and Constitutional History conducts research and teaches on all parts of European legal history, with a focus on Austria.
A half-day post-doc position, limited to 6 years is anounced herewith. It is desirable that the applicant writes a habilitation thesis on legal history within this time. Therefore, relevant previous experience and publications should already be available and be presented when applying. The habilitation project should be presented in a short synopsis.

Active participation in research, teaching and administration. This involves
- Developing and strengthening the independent research profile
- Involvement in research projects / research studies
- International publications and presentations
- Responsibility for project applications and the acquisition of third-party funding
- Preparing / 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 Active participation in research, teaching and administration. This involves
- Developing and strengthening the independent research profile
- Involvement in research projects / research studies
- International publications and presentations
- Responsibility for project applications and the acquisition of third-party funding
- Preparing / 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

Benefits

Eligibility criteria

- Doctoral degree/PhD degree
- Professional and methodological competence (proofed by publications)
- Didactic competence (proofed by certificates of academic teaching)
- High ability to express yourself both orally and in writing
- Excellent command of written and spoken English, if possibly also skills in another language of the former Habsburg Monarchy
- IT user skills
- Ability to work in a team

Selection process

- Doctoral degree/PhD degree
- Professional and methodological competence (proofed by publications)
- Didactic competence (proofed by certificates of academic teaching)
- High ability to express yourself both orally and in writing
- Excellent command of written and spoken English, if possibly also skills in another language of the former Habsburg Monarchy
- IT user skills
- Ability to work in a team

Additional comments

The University of Vienna was founded in 1365 and is the oldest university in the German-speaking world and one of the largest in Central Europe. At present, about 88,000 students are enrolled in 180 courses at the University of Vienna. The University of Vienna is also the largest teaching and research institution in Austria with 8,900 employees, 6,700 of whom are scientists and academics.

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Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Juridical sciencesOther
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None

Offer Requirements

Skills/Qualifications

- Doctoral degree/PhD degree
- Professional and methodological competence (proofed by publications)
- Didactic competence (proofed by certificates of academic teaching)
- High ability to express yourself both orally and in writing
- Excellent command of written and spoken English, if possibly also skills in another language of the former Habsburg Monarchy
- IT user skills
- Ability to work in a team In addition, we expect the successful candidate to have
- Teaching experience / experience of working with e-learning
- Experience of working on research projects
- Publications in renowned, subject-relevant media (peer-reviewed, depending on the professional standards)
- International presentation experience
Desirable qualifications are
- Knowledge of university processes and structures
- Experience with domestic and foreign Archives
- Experience of supervising students

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
- Contact details of people who could provide a letter of reference

Specific Requirements

- Doctoral degree/PhD degree
- Professional and methodological competence (proofed by publications)
- Didactic competence (proofed by certificates of academic teaching)
- High ability to express yourself both orally and in writing
- Excellent command of written and spoken English, if possibly also skills in another language of the former Habsburg Monarchy
- IT user skills
- Ability to work in a team In addition, we expect the successful candidate to have
- Teaching experience / experience of working with e-learning
- Experience of working on research projects
- Publications in renowned, subject-relevant media (peer-reviewed, depending on the professional standards)
- International presentation experience
Desirable qualifications are
- Knowledge of university processes and structures
- Experience with domestic and foreign Archives
- Experience of supervising students

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
- Contact details of people who could provide a letter of reference

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Department of Legal and Constitutional History
Austria
VIENNA
Vienna
1010
Universitätsring 1

EURAXESS offer ID: 482198
Posting organisation offer ID: 10415

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