University Assistant (Post Doc) At The Research Group Theory And Applications Of Algorithms

Country: Austria;

City: Vienna

Vacancy added: 11.10.2018

Employer: University of Vienna

Resumes due: 30.10.2018


The University of Vienna (19 faculties and centres, 178 fields of study, approx. 9.600 members of staff, about 92.000 students) seeks to fill the position as soon as possible of a

University Assistant (post doc)
at the Research Group Theory and Applications of Algorithms

Reference number: 8977

The positions are meant to provide young scientists with PhD with support to broaden and deepen his or her research agenda. Employment (20hrs/week) is based on a 3-year contract. To receive full consideration, applications must include vita, list of publications, a research statement and name of two references.

Duration of employment: 3 year/s

Extent of Employment: 20.0 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:
Participation in research, teaching and administration
- Participation in research projects
- (International) publishing and presentation activities
- Project application and (external) fundraising
- Holding classes due to extent regulations of wage agreement
- Examination activities
- Supervision of Bachelor and Master students
- Participation in evaluation activites and in quality assurance
- Particiption in administration of the research group and the department

PhD in the field Mathematics or Computer Science / with focus on design and analysis of graph algorithms
- Professional competence
- Knowledge of principles of teaching
- High command of written and oral language
- Foreign language: English
- Ability to work in teams

- Experience in teaching / experience in e-learning
- Knowledge of university structures and processes

Your application should include the following documents:
- Scientific CV
- List of publications
- Research statement
- Name of two references

Research fields:

Main research field

Special research fieldsImportance

Computer Sciences

Theoretical computer scienceMUST




Educational institution

Educational levelSpecial subjectImportance


Mathematics, Computer Sciences-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 30.10.2018, mentioning reference number 8977.

For further information please contact Licayan, Christina +43-1-4277-78303, +43-1-4277-78002, Frolik-Steffan, Ulrike +43-1-4277-78302.

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.

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