University Assistant with doctorate (in Law)

Country: Austria;

City: Graz

Vacancy added: 15.03.2019


Vacancy type: PostDoc vacancy;

Resumes due: 10.04.2019


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The Institute of Fiscal law is looking for an

University Assistant with doctorate

(40 hours a week; Substitute worker; position to be filled as of June 3rd 2019 ; Substitute worker)

Your duties

  • Independent research and publishing activities on an international level
  • Preparation, participation in and critical examination of the research projects of the institute
  • Teaching in the field of Fiscal Law
  • Supervision of students
  • Participation in the institute’s administration and the university self-administration

Your profile

  • Completed doctoral studies of Law with a focus of Fiscal Law with excellent results
  • Published dissertation or in publication
  • Excellent knowledge in Austrian, European and International Tax Law as well as in Financial Constitutional Law or the ability and willingness to become acquainted with these fields
  • Very good knowledge in Constitutional and General Administrative Law or the ability and willingness to become acquainted with these fields
  • An adequate number of publications in relation to the age and the academic career of the applicant
  • Lecturing experience
  • Participation in relevant activities on a national and international level
  • Excellent English skills (knowledge of French advantageous)
  • Competence in assessing student’s performances
  • Didactic competence in holding lectures
  • Personal initiative
  • Ability to work in a team

Our offer


Salary scheme of the Universitäten-KV (University Collective Agreement): B1

Minimum salary

The minimum salary as stated in the collective agreement and according to the classification scheme is EUR 3803.90 gross/month. This minimum salary may be higher due to previous employment periods eligible for inclusion and other earnings and remunerations.

Application Deadline: April 10th 2019
Reference Number: MB/71/99 ex 2018/19

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 before the stated deadline. Make sure to indicate the reference number on your application and please send your CV and photo to:

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