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At the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Vienna the position of
University Professor of Austrian Politics in the European Context
(full time, permanent position) is to be filled.
The professorship focuses on actors, processes, politics, and policies of the Austrian political system in the context of the European Union and its neighbouring countries. The successful candidate’s work includes the analysis of new challenges and developments such as international migration, pandemics, and illiberal trends, which challenge traditional notions of citizenship, participation, democratic legitimacy, and representation. In addition to thematic focus areas, introductory and in-depth teaching on the political systems of Austria and the EU is to be covered.
Successful candidates should have the following qualifications:
The University of Vienna expects the successful candidate to acquire, within three years, proficiency in German sufficient for teaching in bachelor’s programmes and for participation in university committees. In addition, the University of Vienna expects the successful candidate to be prepared to take over responsibility on the organisational level of the Faculty and the University, if necessary.
The University of Vienna pursues a non-discriminatory employment policy and values equal opportunities, as well as diversity (http://diversity.univie.ac.at). The University puts special emphasis on increasing the number of women in senior and in academic positions and and strongly encourages female applicants.
including information about “esteem factors” (e.g. experience as a publisher, functions in research
societies or programme committees)
including information about invited keynote lectures at international conferences
list of acquired third-party funds (subject, duration, origin, volume) as well as, if applicable, of
Applications in English should be submitted by e-mail to the Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Vienna, Univ.-Prof. Hajo Boomgaarden, PhD, Rooseveltplatz 2, A-1090 Vienna (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Reference no.: 490-48
|Location:||Vienna - Austria|
|Placed On:||30th July 2021|
|Closes:||29th September 2021|
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