02/03/2018
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Postdoctoral Researcher - 6 YEARS

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Medical sciences
    Psychological sciencesPsychology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    15/08/2018 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Austria › Klagenfurt
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40
  • IS THE JOB RELATED TO STAFF POSITION WITHIN A RESEARCH INFRASTRUCTURE?
    Yes

The Institute of Psychology at the Alpen-Adria-University Klagenfurt, Department of Health Psychology, is seeking to fill a full-time Postdoctoral Researcher position. The position is for 6 years and will be filled as soon as possible. The minimum salary is 51,955.40 EURO but can be increased based on previous job experience.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conducting scientific research in health psychology
  • Teaching basic and special courses in the Bachelor's and Master's in Psychology programs
  • Supervision of academic theses at all graduation levels as well as supervision of student examinations
  • Participation in the administrative and organizational responsibilities of the Institute
  • Planning, acquisition and management of externally-funded research projects

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • PhD / Doctoral degree in the area of psychological science
  • Research experience in health psychology or a related discipline (e.g., clinical psychology, public health, etc.)
  • An excellent research record, documented by international peer-reviewed publications  
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work in teams

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Research interest in the area of family psychology, public health and/or behavioral interventions
  • Expertise in quantitative research methods
  • Excellent English language skills
  • Experience in obtaining research grants and leading of externally funded research projects
  • University teaching experience

Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt intends to increase the number of women in high level faculty positions and specifically invites applications from qualified women.

Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt is an Equal Opportunity Employer; minorities and the physically challenged are strongly encouraged to apply.

Applications from qualified candidates with a migration background are encouraged.

Further information can be obtained on the university’s website (see http://www.aau.at/jobs/information) or by contacting the Univ.-Prof. Dr. Heather Foran (email: heather.foran@aau.at).

We regret that the Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt cannot reimburse applicants’ travel and lodging expenses incurred as part of the selection and/or hiring process. Please note that the original job description is available in German from:

https://www.aau.at/en/blog/postdoc-assistentin-postdoc-assistent-am-institut-fuer-psychologie-abteilung-fuer-gesundheitspsychologie-kennung-456h18/

Applications should be submitted by August 15, 2018 under the label (456-18) to the Alpen-Adria-University Klagenfurt, through the Online form, www.aau.at/obf

 

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
    Psychological sciences: PhD or equivalent
  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Excellent

Skills/Qualifications

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conducting scientific research in health psychology
  • Teaching basic and special courses in the Bachelor's and Master's in Psychology programs
  • Supervision of academic theses at all graduation levels as well as supervision of student examinations
  • Participation in the administrative and organizational responsibilities of the Institute
  • Planning, acquisition and management of externally-funded research projects

Specific Requirements

  • PhD / Doctoral degree in the area of psychological science
  • Research experience in health psychology or a related discipline (e.g., clinical psychology, public health, etc.)
  • An excellent research record, documented by international peer-reviewed publications
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work in teams

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt
Austria
Klagenfurt
9020
Universitätsstr. 65-67

EURAXESS offer ID: 284964