Open to new ideas. Since 1365. The University of Vienna is a research university with high international visibility and a wide range of degree programmes.
We are committed to basic research that is open to applications and to research-led teaching, as well as to the dialogue with economy and society.
We strive to actively promote the careers of young researchers, to contribute to the education of future generations and to augment the society’s ability to innovate.
We invite you to become part of this dynamic and vibrant organisation.
At the University of Vienna up to two positions of a
full-time position) are to be filled.
We are looking for applicants that address substantial state-of-the-art scientific research questions in the area of Cognitive Sciences incl.
Neurosciences and advance the systematic understanding of cognitive processes in humans, animals and / or artificial cognitive systems.
The selection is a two-stage process. Applicants successful in stage one (selection at the University of Vienna) must be willing to apply in stage two for a WWTF Vienna Research Group Grant in Cognitive Sciences (up to EUR million of funding for 6-8 years, deadline 17 June 2021, ).
This grant application must be supported by a proponent of your choice from the University of Vienna. Successful candidates for the grant will then be offered a tenure track professorship.
The evaluation for tenure as Associate Professor at the University of Vienna is performed jointly with an interim evaluation of the WWTF grant, as a general rule after four years.
The University of Vienna is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity (