02/01/2020

University Assistant (post doc)

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Faculty of Protestant Theology
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Religious sciencesChurch studies
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    22/01/2020 00:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Austria › Wien
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/03/2020
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    10389
  • MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER
    No

OFFER DESCRIPTION

At the Department of Christian History, Christian Art and Archaeology of the Protestant Theological Faculty at University of Vienna a positions of University assistants (post doc) is vacant, beginning the 1st of March 2020 (for 6 years).

Your responsibilities include active participation in research projects and publications, support in the editorial work for the Zeitschrift für Antikes Christentum and participation in the organisation of conferences. The holder of the position has the opportunity to prepare his or her own scientific work with the aim of a habilitation in church history as well as to apply for a third-party funded project within the scope of his or her own research. Participation in relevant international conferences is encouraged. Independent teaching of evaluated courses as well as supervision of student affairs is possible within the scope of extant regulations of the Collective Agreement. Your responsibilities include active participation in research projects and publications, support in the editorial work for the Zeitschrift für Antikes Christentum and participation in the organisation of conferences. The holder of the position has the opportunity to prepare his or her own scientific work with the aim of a habilitation in church history as well as to apply for a third-party funded project within the scope of his or her own research. Participation in relevant international conferences is encouraged. Independent teaching of evaluated courses as well as supervision of student affairs is possible within the scope of extant regulations of the Collective Agreement.

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Benefits

Eligibility criteria

A university degree is required, preferably in Protestant Theology or in Teaching Protestant Religion, as well as a successfully completed dissertation in Church History. A great interest in Christianity in Late Antiquity, a willingness to attend national and international conferences as well as to work in a team and good skills in dealing with EDP are expected. Very good knowledge of Greek and Latin as well as good knowledge of modern foreign languages are required. - IT user skills - Ability to work in a team

Selection process

A university degree is required, preferably in Protestant Theology or in Teaching Protestant Religion, as well as a successfully completed dissertation in Church History. A great interest in Christianity in Late Antiquity, a willingness to attend national and international conferences as well as to work in a team and good skills in dealing with EDP are expected. Very good knowledge of Greek and Latin as well as good knowledge of modern foreign languages are required. - 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
    Religious sciencesChurch studies
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None

Offer Requirements

Skills/Qualifications

A university degree is required, preferably in Protestant Theology or in Teaching Protestant Religion, as well as a successfully completed dissertation in Church History. A great interest in Christianity in Late Antiquity, a willingness to attend national and international conferences as well as to work in a team and good skills in dealing with EDP are expected. Very good knowledge of Greek and Latin as well as good knowledge of modern foreign languages are required. - IT user skills - Ability to work in a team The first successful efforts to collaborate on research projects and to publish them in prestigious, subject-related places of publication are also expected.
Documents to be submitted: - letter of motivation - Scientific curriculum vitae with diplomas incl. list of publications, list of courses, list of lecture activities - Description of the research interests and research plans / if applicable the habilitation project

Specific Requirements

A university degree is required, preferably in Protestant Theology or in Teaching Protestant Religion, as well as a successfully completed dissertation in Church History. A great interest in Christianity in Late Antiquity, a willingness to attend national and international conferences as well as to work in a team and good skills in dealing with EDP are expected. Very good knowledge of Greek and Latin as well as good knowledge of modern foreign languages are required. - IT user skills - Ability to work in a team The first successful efforts to collaborate on research projects and to publish them in prestigious, subject-related places of publication are also expected.
Documents to be submitted: - letter of motivation - Scientific curriculum vitae with diplomas incl. list of publications, list of courses, list of lecture activities - Description of the research interests and research plans / if applicable the habilitation project

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Faculty of Protestant Theology
Austria
VIENNA
Wien
1010
Universitätsring 1

EURAXESS offer ID: 477463
Posting organisation offer ID: 10389

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