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 from 01.10.2018 of a
Reference number: 8708
In the Department of Economic Sociology at the Faculty of Economics, Business and Statistics a position of a Research Associate (prae doc) will be filled by 1 October 2018. The position is limited to a three-year period. We expect participation in the research project “Distributive preferences and need-based justice in networks”, funded by the FWF. Also the PhD dissertation should be related to this research area. Further, the position holder will have to teach, i.a., courses in economic sociology and methods of empirical research.
Duration of employment: 3 year/s
Extent of Employment: 30.0 hours/week
Job grading in accordance with collective bargaining agreement: §48 VwGr. B1 Grundstufe (praedoc) with relevant work experience determining the assignment to a particular salary grade.
Your tasks will encompass research assistance, teaching (according to the regulations of the collective agreement) and administration in the Department of Economic Sociology. We expect the successful candidate to sign a doctoral thesis agreement within 6-12 months.
Completed studies of social or economic sciences (MA/MSc level)
Knowledge of game-theoretic modelling of collective decisions as well as experience in the design, administration and analysis of laboratory experiments on collective decisions. Accurate spoken and written German and English at an academic level are a matter of course. Application Documents: Letter of Motivation including ideas for a prospective doctoral project proposal, Curriculum Vitae, List of Publications, Evidence of teaching experience (if available), Degree Certificates
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