University Assistants (prae docs) – PhD in Practice Program 2020

Határidő: 03/02/2020

ORGANISATION/COMPANY
Academy of Fine Arts Vienna
RESEARCH FIELD
Arts › Other
RESEARCHER PROFILE
First Stage Researcher (R1)
LOCATION
Austria › Vienna
TYPE OF CONTRACT
Temporary

Deadline for Applications: 2 March 2020 23:00 – Europe/Athens

The Academy of Fine Arts Vienna announces four employment positions for doctoral candidates within its doctoral program for research in artistic practice.

University Assistants (prae docs) – PhD in Practice Program 2020

Starting 1 October 2020, 4-years-contract at 75% employment level (30 hours per week)

The “PhD-in-Practice” program provides participants with the opportunity to pursue their individual arts-based research projects in a collective learning environment with a decidedly transdisciplinary and international bent.

Further details about the PhD-in-Practice Program and the current call are available here.

Job Description:

  • Job holders pursue their individual arts-based research projects in a collective learning environment with a decidedly transdisciplinary and international bent and are writing a dissertation.
  • They participate in further research, teaching and administration in the realm of the PhD-in-Practice program.
  • Employment is bound to a continued enrollment in the PhD-in-Practice-program and appropriate study progress (according to the PhD-in-Practice curriculum).

Profile and Application Requirements:

  • A degree (Magister, Master or Diploma Studies) from a recognized Austrian or international institution of post-secondary education.
  • Presentation of arts-based research project.
  • English language skills as required for a successful continuation of studies (to be tested in the course of the admission process to the PhD-in-Practice program)
  • Applicants with an ongoing artistic career are encouraged to apply.
  • High level of motivation
  • Submission of complete application, see

The gross monthly salary for university assistants with 30 hours of employment per week is € 2,196.75 (payment according to job grading B1, § 49 Abs 3 of the Collective Bargaining Agreement for University Employees).

If you are interested in the position, please apply here for the PhD in practice.

The Academy of Fine Arts Vienna intends to increase the number of women, particularly in high-level positions, and therefore specifically invites applications by women. Among equally qualified applicants women will receive preferential consideration. Furthermore, the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna also commits itself to anti-discriminatory measures in personnel policy. The Academy strives to create application and working conditions that are as barrier-free as possible. Within this framework, the Academy actively supports the application of people with disabilities.

Applicants are not entitled to compensation for travel and subsistence expenses incurred as a result of the admission process.

(forrás: https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu)