Job opening


at our Department for six positions at the Assistant Professor level

The Economics Department at the University of Vienna invites applications for six positions at the assistant professor level ("University Assistant") in the following fields:

· Two Positions in Macroeconomics, ID No. 7036

· Three Positions in Applied Economics, ID No.7037

· One Position in Applied Microeconomics, ID No.7038

For the six positions we welcome empirical, experimental, or theoretical approaches. The contracts are for 6 years. Applicants should have completed (or should be close to completing) a PhD in economics. Knowledge of German is an asset, but not required. The University of Vienna is an equal opportunity employer and aims at increasing the number of female faculty members. Therefore, it particularly encourages qualified women to apply. Information about the Department of Economics can be found on the website at We will also be interviewing at the Spanish job market (SAEe 2016, December 15-17, 2016, Bilbao).

Applications should include a curriculum vitae detailing the candidate's education, teaching experience, list of publications, and a letter of motivation. Moreover, the application should include up to two selected papers. Three letters of reference should be sent by the referees directly to Ms. Sandra Weissenboeck (

Candidates should send all application material in a single pdf or zip file to Ms. Sandra Weissenboeck ( The application must specify the corresponding Identification Number(s).

Deadline: November 25, 2016.

If you need further information, please contact Ms. Sandra Weissenboeck at