12/06/2018

University Assistant (prae doc)

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Faculty of Business, Economics and Statistics
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    SociologyOther
    SociologySocio-economic research
    SociologySociology of labour
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    02/07/2018 00:00 - Europe/London
  • LOCATION
    Austria › Vienna
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Part-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    30
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/10/2018
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    8709
  • MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER
    No

In the Department of Economic Sociology at the Faculty of Economics, Business and Statistics a position of a Research Associate (prae doc) will be filled by 1 October 2018. The position is limited to a three-year period. We expect participation in departmental research projects. The PhD dissertation should be situated in the field of labor market sociology and focus on labor market entry. Further, the position holder will have to teach, i.a., courses in economic sociology and methods of empirical research.

Your tasks will encompass research assistance, teaching (according to the regulations of the collective agreement) and administration in the Department of Economic Sociology. We expect the successful candidate to sign a doctoral thesis agreement within 6-12 months. Your tasks will encompass research assistance, teaching (according to the regulations of the collective agreement) and administration in the Department of Economic Sociology. We expect the successful candidate to sign a doctoral thesis agreement within 6-12 months.

Benefits

Eligibility criteria

Completed studies of social or economic sciences (MA/MSc level)

Selection process

Completed studies of social or economic sciences (MA/MSc level)

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
    SociologyOther
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    SociologySocio-economic research
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    SociologySociology of labour
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None

Offer Requirements

Skills/Qualifications

Completed studies of social or economic sciences (MA/MSc level) Knowledge of the sociology of labor markets. Experience in the design, administration and analysis of internationally comparative, qualitative research projects in the context of quantitative research. Accurate spoken and written German and English at an academic level are a matter of course. Application Documents: Letter of Motivation including ideas for a prospective doctoral project proposal, Curriculum Vitae, List of Publications, Evidence of teaching experience (if available), Degree Certificates

Specific Requirements

Completed studies of social or economic sciences (MA/MSc level) Knowledge of the sociology of labor markets. Experience in the design, administration and analysis of internationally comparative, qualitative research projects in the context of quantitative research. Accurate spoken and written German and English at an academic level are a matter of course. Application Documents: Letter of Motivation including ideas for a prospective doctoral project proposal, Curriculum Vitae, List of Publications, Evidence of teaching experience (if available), Degree Certificates

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Department of Economic Sociology
Austria
VIENNA
Vienna
1010
Universitätsring 1

EURAXESS offer ID: 315016
Posting organisation offer ID: 8709