University Assistant (Prae-Doc)

  • Full Time
  • Wien

Technische Universität Wien

Job title:

University Assistant (Prae-Doc)


Technische Universität Wien

Job description

30 hours/week | limited to 4 yearsTU Wien is Austria’s largest institution of research and higher education in the fields of technology and natural sciences. With over 26,000 students and more than 4000 scientists, research, teaching, and learning dedicated to the advancement of science and technology have been conducted here for more than 200 years, guided by the motto “Technology for People”. As a driver of innovation, TU Wien fosters close collaboration with business and industry and contributes to the prosperity of society.At the Department of Geodesy and Geoinformation, in the Research Unit of Geophysics TU Wien is offering a position as university assistant (prae-doc) until expected 30.06.2028 for 30 hours/week. Expected start: July 2024.Tasks:

  • Collaboration on research and teaching tasks as well as examinations
  • Cooperation and guidance of students
  • Research and project activity
  • Writing a dissertation and publications
  • Participation in scientific events
  • Assistance/Collaboration in organizational and administrative tasks

Your profile:

  • Completion of a master or diploma curriculum in one of these fields: Geodesy and Geoinformation, Environmental Engineering (or equivalent)
  • Skillful and responsible in experimental work
  • Experience in the following scientific fields: Environmental Geophysics
  • Very good skills in German and English communication and writing
  • Interest in research in the field of Geophysics as well as supervision and work with students
  • Very good communicative skills, team competences and innovative ability

We offer:

  • A wide variety and exciting range of tasks in a collegial team
  • Flexibility in the organization of working hours
  • A range of attractive social benefits (see

) * Wide range of internal and external training opportunities, various career options

  • Central location of workplace as well as good accessibility (U1/U4 Karlsplatz)

TU Wien is committed to increasing the proportion of women in particular in leadership positions. Female applicants are explicitly encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to women when equally qualified, unless reasons specific to a male applicant tilt the balance in his favour.People with special needs are equally encouraged to apply. In case of any questions, please contact the confidant for disabled persons at the university, Mr. Gerhard Neustätter.Entry level salary is determined by the pay grade B1 of the Austrian collective agreement for university staff. This is a minimum of currently EUR 2,684.10/month gross, 14 times/year for 30 hours/week. Relevant working experiences may increase the monthly income.We look forward to receiving your application until 06.06.2024.

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Job date

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 06:36:14 GMT

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