Department of Artificial Intelligence and Cybersecurity
Scientific Staff | Part time
Application deadline: 1 May 2024
Reference code: 22/24
The University of Klagenfurt, with approximately 1,500 employees and over 12,000 students, is located in the Alps-Adriatic region and consistently achieves excellent placements in rankings. The motto “per aspera ad astra” underscores our firm commitment to the pursuit of excellence in all activities in research, teaching and university management. The principles of equality, diversity, health, sustainability and compatibility of work and family life serve as the foundation for our work at the university.
The University of Klagenfurt is pleased to announce the following open position at the Department of Artificial Intelligence and Cybersecurity, Information Systems group, at the Faculty of Technical Sciences with an expected starting date of September 2, 2024:
University assistant predoctoral (all genders welcome)
Level of employment: 75 % (30 hours/week)
Minimum salary: € 37,577.40 per annum (gross); classification according to collective agreement: B1
Limited to: 4 years
Application deadline: May 1, 2024
Reference code: 22/24
The successful candidate is expected to pursue a doctoral degree within the thematic doctoral programme Informatics at the University of Klagenfurt. This position serves the purposes of the vocational and scientific education of graduates of Master’s or Diploma degree programmes with the goal of completing a doctoral degree in Technical Sciences. Applications by persons who have already completed a subject-specific doctoral degree can therefore not be considered.
In research and teaching, the research group Information Systems works on all aspects of recommender systems, including novel algorithmic approaches, the impact of recommender systems on end users and other stakeholders, and the business value of recommender systems.
German language skills are not a requirement, but successful applicants will be expected to acquire German language skills during their employment.
The employment contract is concluded for the position as university assistant (predoctoral) and stipulates a starting salary of € 2,684.10 gross per month (14 times a year; previous experience deemed relevant to the job can be recognized).
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If you are interested in this position, please apply in English providing the following documents:
To apply, please select the position with the reference code 22/24 in the category “Scientific Staff” using the link “Apply for this position”.
Candidates must provide proof that they meet the required qualifications by August 19, 2024, at the latest.
For further information on this specific vacancy, please contact Prof. Dr. Dietmar Jannach (firstname.lastname@example.org). General information about the university as an employer can be found at https://jobs.aau.at/en/the-university-as-employer/. At the University of Klagenfurt, recruitment and staff matters are accompanied not only by the authority responsible for the recruitment procedure but also by the Equal Opportunities Working Group and, if applicable, by the Representative for Disabled Persons.
The University of Klagenfurt aims to increase the proportion of women and therefore specifically invites qualified women to apply for the position. Where the qualification is equivalent, women will be given preferential consideration.
People with disabilities or chronic diseases, who fulfill the requirements, are particularly encouraged to apply.
Travel and accommodation costs incurred during the application process will not be refunded.
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