University Assistant Postdoctoral, Law

  • Full Time
  • Wien

Universität Wien

Job title:

University Assistant Postdoctoral, Law


Universität Wien

Job description

Startdate: 01.08.2024 | Working hours: 40 | Collective bargaining agreement: §48 VwGr. B1 lit. b (postdoc)
Limited until: permanent
Reference no.: 2651Explore and teach at the University of Vienna, where over 7,500 academic minds have found a unique blend of freedom and support. Join us if you’re driven by a passion for top-notch international research and scientific excellence. Ready to be part of our team? Welcome aboard!Become part of our team!The Section for International Law and International Relations is one of the leading teaching and research institutions in Europe, which deal with the central issues of international law. For the support of the research team of Prof. Reinisch we are looking for a jurist with a strong interest in international law in particular international investment law. The position is limited to 6 years and is planned to be filled from August 2024.Your future tasks:Active participation in research, teaching & administration, which means:

  • You build up an independent research profile with a focus on investment law.
  • You are involved in research projects and scientific studies in the area of international law with a focus on investment law.
  • You publish in international and present your research at national and international conferences, meetings and symposia.
  • You actively engage in applying for third-party funds.
  • Preparation/Finalization of a (publishable) habilitation.
  • You hold courses independently within the scope of the provisions of the collective bargaining agreement.
  • You supervise students and participate in examination activities.
  • You participate in evaluation measures and in quality assurance.
  • You take on administrative tasks in research, teaching and administration.

This is part of your personality:

  • Finished PhD in law, with focus on international law
  • Verified research activity in the area of specialisation
  • Several years of independent teaching activity at an educational institution
  • Experience in the development of university teaching concepts and examination formats
  • Computer skills
  • High level of written and oral expression
  • Languages German, English (excellent written and spoken skills)
  • Ability to work in a team

You have additional qualifications that may be of benefit to you, such as:

  • Ideally extensive experience in teaching/experience in e-learning
  • Moot Court Coaching experience (international law)
  • Experience in knowledge management
  • Experience in project management of thírd party funded research projects
  • Experience of organizing events
  • Knowledge of university structures and processes
  • (International) Publications and lectures
  • Publications and experience in scientific research, preferably publications in the area of specialisation.
  • Practical experience in multilateral cooperation in the area of specialisation; knowledge of university procedures and structures; knowledge of other languages
  • Proven awareness of diversity/expertise in diversity

What we offer:Work-life balance: Our employees enjoy flexible working hours, remote/hybrid and/or part-time work (upon agreement).Inspiring working atmosphere: You are a part of an international academic team in a healthy and fair working environment.Good public transport connections: Your workplace in the center of beautiful Vienna is easily accessible by public transport.Internal further training & Coaching: Opportunity to deepen your skills on an ongoing basis. There are over 600 courses to choose from – free of charge.Fixed-term contract and fair salary: The basic salary of EUR 4,752,30 (14 times a year) for a period of 6 years increases if we can credit professional experience.Equal opportunities for everyone: We look forward to diverse personalities in the team!It is that easy to apply:

  • With a letter of motivation (max. 2 pages)
  • With your scientific curriculum vitae / letter of intent
  • List of publications
  • Description of your research interests
  • List of courses held
  • Evidence, evaluation results if applicable, etc.
  • Certificate of completed doctoral studies
  • Contact addresses of possible referees
  • Via our job portal/ Apply now – button

If you have any content questions, please contact:[[Martina Terp]]We look forward to new personalities in our team!
The University of Vienna has an anti-discriminatory employment policy and attaches great importance to equal opportunities, the and . We lay special emphasis on increasing the number of women in senior and in academic positions among the academic and general university staff and therefore expressly encourage qualified women to apply. Given equal qualifications, preference will be given to female candidates.University of Vienna. Space for personalities. Since 1365.Application deadline: 07/10/2024CompanyCompany info Telephone +(43)142770 Location Universitätsring 1
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Expected salary

€4752.3 per month



Job date

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 04:41:33 GMT

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