University Assistant (Post Doc)

Universities and Institutes of Austria

Austria

October 3, 2022

Description

  • Organisation/Company: Faculty of Business, Economics and Statistics
  • Research Field: Economics › Financial science
  • Researcher Profile: Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • Application Deadline: 03/10/2022 00:00 - Europe/London
  • Location: Austria › Wien
  • Type Of Contract: Temporary
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Hours Per Week: 40
  • Offer Starting Date: 01/02/2023
  • Reference Number: 13538
  • Marie Curie Grant Agreement Number: No
  • 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.

    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) 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)

    Benefits

    www. univie.ac.at

    Eligibility criteria

    - 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

    Selection process

    - 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

    Additional comments

    The University of Vienna was founded in 1365 and is the oldest university in the German-speaking world and one of the largest in Central Europe. At present, about 88,000 students are enrolled in 180 courses at the University of Vienna. The University of Vienna is also the largest teaching and research institution in Austria with 8,900 employees, 6,700 of whom are scientists and academics.

    Web site for additional job details

    https:// www. univie.ac.at

    Required Research Experiences
  • RESEARCH FIELD
  • Economics › Financial science

  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
  • None

    Offer Requirements Skills/Qualifications

    - 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

    Specific Requirements

    - 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

    Contact Information
  • Organisation/Company: Faculty of Business, Economics and Statistics
  • Department: Vienna Center for Experimental Economics
  • Organisation Type: Higher Education Institute
  • Website: https:// jobcenter.univie.ac.at/
  • E-Mail: vcee@unvie.ac.at
  • Country: Austria
  • City: Wien
  • Postal Code: 1090
  • Street: Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1
  • Phone: +43-1-4277-36901
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