University Assistant Without Doctorate (M/F/D)

Universities and Institutes of Austria


December 16, 2021


  • Organisation/Company: Karl-Franzens-University Graz
  • Research Field: Language sciences › Other
  • Researcher Profile: First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • Application Deadline: 16/12/2021 00:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • Location: Austria › 8010 Graz
  • Type Of Contract: Temporary
  • Job Status: Part-time
  • Hours Per Week: 30
  • Your duties

  • Academic examination of Italian-language literatures/French-language literatures in the Romance-speaking world
  • Conception, development and writing of a doctoral dissertation in Romance literary/cultural studies
  • Participation in research projects and in the academic organization
  • Independent research (publication of journal articles, participation in conferences, talks, reviews)
  • Independent teaching of courses in Romance literary and cultural studies and supervision of students
  • Academic administrative tasks: e.g. in the departmental library, website, evaluation measures
  • Your Profile

  • Completed degree in Romance Studies (Diplom, Magister, Master's, Romance Studies with Education); a specialization in literary studies is preferable
  • Doctoral topic in Romance Literary/Cultural Studies
  • Excellent language competence in Italian
  • Good language competence in a further Romance language (preferably French)
  • Language competence in German (desirable)
  • Initiative and creativity
  • Reliability, dedication and diligence
  • Good communication and team skills
  • Openness for flexible (including digital) teaching formats in university teaching
  • Benefits

    The minimum salary as stated in the collective agreement and according to the classification scheme is EUR 2.971,50 gross/month (for full-time employment). This minimum salary may be higher due to previous employment periods eligible for inclusion and other earnings and remunerations.

    Additional comments

    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.

    Applicants with proof of COVID-19 vaccination will be given preference if equally qualified. For further information, please refer to our general application regulations .

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    Contact Information
  • Organisation/Company: Karl-Franzens-University Graz
  • Department: Institute of Romance Studies
  • Organisation Type: Higher Education Institute
  • Website: https:// www.
  • Country: Austria
  • City: 8010 Graz
  • State/Province: Styria
  • Postal Code: 8010
  • Street: Halbärthgasse 8
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