At the University of Graz, researchers and students work across a broad
disciplinary spectrum to enlarge our knowledge, and find strategies to deal
with challenges our society is confronted with and to shape tomorrow's world.
The University of Graz is a place which combines high quality academic
research and teaching, where achievement is rewarded, careers are promoted,
and social diversity is encouraged – all within a modern, award-winning
working environment. Our motto: We work for tomorrow. Join us!
The Institute of Philosophy is looking for a
University Assistant with doctorate
(20 hours a week; fixed-term employment for the period of 10 months; position
to be filled as of September 1st 2021 ; Substitute worker)
Active research in the area of Moral and Political Philosophy
Supervision of students
Participation in existing research projects and developing new research
Administrative responsibilities within the working section Moral and
Political Philosophy and the University
Doctorate (or PhD) in Philosophy
Relevant teaching experience
Excellent in English and German
Commitment to interdisciplinary collaboration (e.g., on issues of climate
justice, animal ethics, international justice and legitimacy)
Communication, organizational and teamwork skills
Commitment to teaching and supervising students
Salary scheme of the Universitäten-KV (University Collective Agreement): B1
The minimum salary as stated in the collective agreement and according to the
classification scheme is EUR 1973.00 gross/month. This minimum salary may be
higher due to previous employment periods eligible for inclusion and other
earnings and remunerations.
We offer you a job with a lot of responsibility and variety. You can expect an
enjoyable work climate, flexible work hours and numerous possibilities for
further education and personal development. Take advantage of the chance to
enter into a challenging work environment full of team spirit and enthusiasm
for your job.
Application Deadline: August 11 th 2021
Reference Number: MB/164/99 ex 2020/21
The University of Graz strives to increase the proportion of women in
particular in management and faculty positions and therefore encourages
qualified women to apply.
Especially with regard to academic staff, we welcome applications from persons
with disabilities who meet the requirements of the advertised position.
If you are interested, please submit your application documents (CV,
certificates, etc.) before the stated deadline. Make sure to indicate the
reference number on your application to: