Fachhochschule St. Pölten

Researcher Health Sciences f/m/d (20 h/week)

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With almost 4,000 students in nine subject areas, the St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences is a key player in the Austrian higher education landscape and one of the most important employers of the region. The St. Pölten UAS stands for unique creative possibilities as well as team-oriented collaboration and leaves room for individual growth and personal development. Our staff members also benefit from our European network in the context of the University Alliance E³UDRE²S! Our University of Applied Sciences is constantly growing. We are currently looking for a

Researcher Health Sciences f/m/d (20 h/week)

What you will be working on

  • You independently take over tasks in research projects and manage work packages or smaller projects in the research area Physio Science at the Institute of Health Sciences.
  • You contribute significantly to project acquisition (research funding, contract research).
  • You publish your own papers and hold presentations in a specialist setting.
  • You hold lectures and manage teaching/research projects including, to a minor extent, the supervision of scientific final theses.
  • You are involved in administrative and organisational tasks of your department.

What we expect from you

  • Completed study programme in Health Sciences (at least MA, ideally completed PhD or currently enrolled in a PhD programme). Best case: You are a physiotherapist by basic profession and registered in the health professional register.
  • Proven research experience and willingness to deepen your knowledge in physiotherapy sciences and movement sciences
  • Experience with empirical research methods and quantitative data analysis as well as publication activity
  • Very good command of written and spoken German and English
  • Strong communication skills, reliability, independent work style, and team spirit

What we offer

  • Temporary replacement until May 2025 (with option for extension) in an inspiring working environment, a friendly and dynamic team, and an informal atmosphere
  • Numerous benefits such as flexible working hours, remote work (“Home Office” and “Mobile Office”), free parking, further training, workplace health promotion
  • More free time for our employees: additional special leave days between 24 and 31 December and on Good Friday
  • A gross annual salary that takes your qualifications into account: at least € 49,000 (basis: 40h/week; no all-in contract); flexitime option without core working time and comp time

Your application is this way!

The St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences considers the diversity of its employees as the key to innovation, success, and further development. We invite qualified women in particular to apply. 

Applicants with disabilities are given preferential consideration in case of equal qualification. Applications from persons with a migration background are explicitly welcome. We are looking forward to receiving your application!


Researcher Health Sciences f/m/d (20 h/week)
Campus-Platz 1 Pölten, Österreich
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