Junior Scientist (M/W/D) Innovation Policy Und Urban Transformation

Universities and Institutes of Austria


October 19, 2022


  • Organisation/Company: AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH
  • Research Field: Economics Geography
  • Researcher Profile: First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • Application Deadline: 19/10/2022 21:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • Location: Austria › Vienna
  • Type Of Contract: Permanent
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Hours Per Week: 38.5
  • We are Austria's largest research and technology organisation and an international player in applied research for innovative infrastructure solutions. This makes us a powerful development partner for industry and a top employer in the scientific community. Our Center for Innovation Systems & Policy is seeking to hire new Ingenious Partners for our location in Vienna:

    Junior Scientist (m/w/d) Innovation Policy and urbane Transformation


  • Our Center for Innovation Systems & Policy is a think tank in national and international research and innovation networks and it is a key partner for public administration, companies, universities and research institutions.
  • As part of our international and interdisciplinary team of experts, you will conduct research related to technology and innovation policy, transformation and on related topics with focus on current and future societal challenges.

  • Together with your team you work in applied research projects, conducted in cooperation with national and international partners.
  • You apply concepts of transformation research with focus on research, infrastructure (e.g., energy and mobility) and innovation policy and further develop them within your team.
  • You support the development of innovative policy measures and strategic governance tools to accelerate transformation processes, especially in cities.
  • You prepare research results in a comprehensible way for target groups in politics, business, and science.

  • You contribute to establishing new forms of research, technology, innovation, and infrastructure policy.
  • You bridge the gap between transformation research and practical implementation.
  • You publish your results in scientific, policy oriented and social media channels.
  • You contribute to project acquisition and to the satisfaction of our customers and partners.
  • Your qualification as an Ingenious Partner :

  • Master's degree in a relevant social or economic discipline, spatial planning, geography, or related fields; first practical experience or a PhD degree is a plus.
  • Interest in analyzing and developing transformative policies in an urban context
  • First experience in managing national or international research projects is desired
  • Strong analytical skills and systems perspective
  • Qualitative and quantitative methodological skills; experience with mixed methods is an asset
  • Responsibility, teamwork, and communication skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in German and English
  • What to expect:

    The minimum gross annual salary according to the collective agreement is EUR 45.836,-- The actual salary will be determined individually, based on your qualifications and experience. In addition, we offer company benefits, flexible working conditions, individual training and career opportunities.

    At AIT, the promotion of diversity is important to us - that's why we are especially looking forward to hearing from female candidates!

    Please submit your application including CV, certificates, and cover letter in which you describe your specific research interests and your methodological strengths, online

    TOMORROW TODAY - WITH YOU? Contact Information
  • Organisation/Company: AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH
  • Department: Human Resources
  • Organisation Type: Public Research Institution
  • Website: https:// www. ait.ac.at
  • Country: Austria
  • City: Vienna
  • Postal Code: 1210
  • Street: Giefinggasse 4
  • Similar Jobs

    Add to favorites

    Research Associate

    Research Field: Computer science Economics Political sciences Sociology Location: Greece › Athens with more than 45 years of experience in the provision of social services, implementation of policy reforms in the social sector, and research....

    Umea University

    Sweden Sep 11, 2022

    Add to favorites

    Postdoc in Human-AI relations for health and wellbeing

    Umeå University is one of Sweden's largest institutions of higher Are you interested in knowing more about Umeå University as a workplace read Job assignment You will join a growing and dynamic team within the...

    Tyndall National Institute

    Ireland Sep 17, 2022

    Add to favorites

    Senior Researcher in biophotonics focused on time-of-flight spectroscopy

    SAE-23 Senior Researcher in biophotonics focused on time-of-flight Biophotonics@Tyndall is a relatively newly established collaborative research programme based at the Tyndall National Institute led by Professor Stefan Reporting to the Head of Biophotonics, the position...

    Add to favorites

    Scientist Positions At The Marine Robotics Innovation Centre

    Research Field: Engineering Mathematics Technology Successful candidates will contribute to CMMI projects, assist in the Successful candidates are expected to have skills recruitment@cmmi.blue(Position Reference MaRIC20221) no later than the 5th CMMI, the employment availability date,...

    Add to favorites

    Senior Scientist

    Research Field: Geosciences › Other Sociology › Other The Environment & Climate Hub is a new cross-cutting interdisciplinary initiative established by the University of Vienna in 2022. interdisciplinary research within and beyond the University of...

    Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

    Belgium 5 days ago

    Add to favorites

    Citizens and civil society engagement towards a more inclusive and successful circular economy. Part-time prospection and proposal writing position.

    The vacancy will be opened in research group SoMeThin'K (Social, community-based research practice and the global sustainable development area. Our focus is on the creation of inclusive, sustainable societies. based research data to study complex...

    Add to favorites

    Founding President (M/F/X)

    The establishment of the Institute of Digital Sciences Austria (IDSA) creates a new university in Linz, Upper Austria: In addition to claiming knowledge of digital competencies and innovative processes for the benefit of The IDSA's...