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University Assistant (post doc) at the Vienna Center for Experimental Economics

Innere Stadt, Wien
Job Type
3 Sep 2022
The University of Vienna (20 faculties and centres, 184 fields of study, approx. 10.400 members of staff, about 90.000 students) seeks to fill the position from 01.02.2023 of a University Assistant (post doc) at the Vienna Center for Experimental Economics Reference number: 13538 We are looking for a person with a strong interest in behavioral and experimental public economics and political economy. Fluency in German is required for this position. Duration of employment: 4 year/s Extent of Employment: 40.0 hours/week Job grading in accordance with collective bargaining agreement: 48 VwGr. B1 lit. b (postdoc) with relevant work experience determining the assignment to a particular salary grade. Job Description: The Vienna Center for Experimental Economics (VCEE) is a subunit of the Faculty of Business, Economics and Statistics and offers a vibrant and attractive academic environment in the heart of Vienna. The post doc is expected to do research in behavioral and experimental public economics and to participate in the Center's seminars and other research-related activities. The post doc is required to teach the course "Gründzüge der Finanzwissenschaft" (in German) in one term, while the teaching in the other term can be adapted to the interests of the post doc. The post doc is coached to apply for third-party funding. - Independent teaching of courses as defined by the collective agreement - Supervision of students - Participation in evaluation measures and quality assurance - Involvement in the department / teaching / research administration - Preparing / writing a (publication-ready) habilitation thesis (in case of a suitable profile) Profile: - has completed a doctorate in economics or a related field, preferably with a specialization in behavioral economics, public economics and / or empirical (ideally experimental) methods - potential for original high-level research - fluent in German, proficiency in written and spoken English - Experience in teaching and student supervision is an asset Application documents: - Letter of motivation (in German or English) - Academic curriculum vitae (including a list of publications, a list of courses and talks given) - A sample of research (working paper) - Description of research interests and research agenda / of the intended habilitation project (if applicable), max 3 pages - Copies of educational certificates - Contact details of two people who could provide a letter of reference Research fields: Main research field Special research fields Importance Economics Public finance MUST Education: Educational institution Educational level Special subject Importance University Economics - MUST Languages: Language Language level Importance English Very good knowledge MUST German Excellent knowledge MUST Computer-Skills: Type of computer skills Specified computer skills Importance Basic Knowledge MS Office MUST Applications including a letter of motivation (German or English) should be submitted via the Job Center to the University of Vienna ( ) no later than 03.10.2022, mentioning reference number 13538. For further information please contact Klemm-Abraham, Verena -1-42, Koch, Christian -1-44, Tyran, Jean-Robert -1-43, -1-40. The University pursues a non-discriminatory employment policy and values equal opportunities, as well as diversity (). The University lays special emphasis on increasing the number of women in senior and in academic positions. Given equal qualifications, preference will be given to female applicants.Human Resources and Gender Equality of the University of Vienna Reference number: 13538 E-Mail: Privacy Policy of the University of Vienna
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  • Job Reference: 703035596-2
  • Date Posted: 3 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Universität Wien
    Universität Wien
  • Location: Innere Stadt, Wien
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Administration
  • Job Type: Permanent