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The appointment of particularly qualified researchers to university professors is an important strategy of the University of Vienna. Become part of this vibrant and future-oriented organisation.
At the Faculty of Earth Sciences, Geography and Astronomy of the University of Vienna the position of a
University Professor of Environmental Geophysics
(full time, permanent position) is to be filled.
Candidates for the professorship must be recognized internationally for Environmental Geophysical research, including the application of quantitative near-surface geophysical methods. We are searching for individuals who are outstanding scholars with cross-cutting research concepts among the disciplines of the Faculty. The professorship is expected to strengthen cooperation between the Faculty's key research areas Earth and Environment. Candidates are expected to have an excellent publication record and an excellent record of external funding. Teaching within the International Joint Master „Physics of the Earth (Geophysics),“ Earth Sciences, and Environmental Sciences is expected.
Successful candidates should have the following qualifications:
The University of Vienna expects the successful candidate to acquire, within three years, proficiency in German sufficient for teaching in bachelor’s programmes and for participation in university committees. In addition, the University of Vienna expects the successful candidate to be prepared to take over responsibility on the organisational level of the Faculty and the University, if necessary.
The University of Vienna pursues a non-discriminatory employment policy and values equal opportunities, as well as diversity (http://diversity.univie.ac.at/en). 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.
Applications in German or English should be submitted by e-mail to the Dean of the Faculty of Earth Sciences, Geography and Astronomy of the University of Vienna, João Alves, Althanstrasse 14 (UZA II), A-1090 Vienna (email@example.com).
Reference no.: FGGA/2018/01
The application deadline is 15 April 2018.