05/10/2021

Visiting Professor

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Faculty of Earth Sciences, Geography and Astronomy
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    GeographyRegional geography
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Leading Researcher (R4)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    15/11/2021 00:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Austria › Wien
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/03/2022
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    12356
  • MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER
    No

OFFER DESCRIPTION

Open to new ideas. Since 1365. As a research university with high international visibility and a wide range of degree programmes, the University of Vienna is committed to basic research open to application and research-led teaching, as well as to career development of young researchers and to the dialogue with economy and society. That way, the University of Vienna contributes to the education of future generations and to the society's ability to innovate. Become part of this vibrant and future-oriented organisation.

We invite senior scientists with a strong background in both research and teaching in the fields of spatial research and spatial planning to apply for this visiting professorship (§99/1 University Law).

The successful candidate is expected to make major contributions to research and teaching in the fields of spatial research and spatial planning (including teaching of courses as defined by the collective agreement / in both German and English / supervision of students). The successful candidate is expected to make major contributions to research and teaching in the fields of spatial research and spatial planning (including teaching of courses as defined by the collective agreement / in both German and English / supervision of students).

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Benefits

Eligibility criteria

- Doctoral degree/PhD and post-doctoral experience at a university or other research institution
- Habilitation (venia docendi) in a subject field relevant to this position or an internationally accepted equivalent qualification is desirable
- Excellent achievements in research, strong publication record, high international reputation
- Enthusiasm for excellent teaching, teaching experience at universities as well as the ability and willingness to teach students in all phases of their studies (bachelor's, master's, or doctoral level), to supervise academic theses and to promote young academic colleagues

Selection process

- Doctoral degree/PhD and post-doctoral experience at a university or other research institution
- Habilitation (venia docendi) in a subject field relevant to this position or an internationally accepted equivalent qualification is desirable
- Excellent achievements in research, strong publication record, high international reputation
- Enthusiasm for excellent teaching, teaching experience at universities as well as the ability and willingness to teach students in all phases of their studies (bachelor's, master's, or doctoral level), to supervise academic theses and to promote young academic colleagues

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
    GeographyRegional geography
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None

Offer Requirements

Skills/Qualifications

- Doctoral degree/PhD and post-doctoral experience at a university or other research institution
- Habilitation (venia docendi) in a subject field relevant to this position or an internationally accepted equivalent qualification is desirable
- Excellent achievements in research, strong publication record, high international reputation
- Enthusiasm for excellent teaching, teaching experience at universities as well as the ability and willingness to teach students in all phases of their studies (bachelor's, master's, or doctoral level), to supervise academic theses and to promote young academic colleagues Application documents:
- Letter of motivation
- Academic curriculum vitae
- Description of research interests and research agenda
- List of publications, talks given, acquired third-party funds
- Overview of previous academic teaching
- Copies of certificates

Specific Requirements

- Doctoral degree/PhD and post-doctoral experience at a university or other research institution
- Habilitation (venia docendi) in a subject field relevant to this position or an internationally accepted equivalent qualification is desirable
- Excellent achievements in research, strong publication record, high international reputation
- Enthusiasm for excellent teaching, teaching experience at universities as well as the ability and willingness to teach students in all phases of their studies (bachelor's, master's, or doctoral level), to supervise academic theses and to promote young academic colleagues Application documents:
- Letter of motivation
- Academic curriculum vitae
- Description of research interests and research agenda
- List of publications, talks given, acquired third-party funds
- Overview of previous academic teaching
- Copies of certificates

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Department of Geography and Regional Research
Austria
VIENNA
Wien
1010
Universitätsstraße 7 (NIG)

EURAXESS offer ID: 693180
Posting organisation offer ID: 12356

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