Job Openings


at our Department for 2 positions at the Assistant Professor level

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

Structural MicroeconomicsID No. 12364

• Experimental economicsID No. 12365

Deadline: Nov 15, 2021 

The contracts for these positions 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.  

We will also be interviewing at the Virtual European Job Market for Economists (EJME), December 15 - 18, 2021.

Applicants should apply online at They are required to submit a cover letter that includes a statement on why they are interested in working in the Department of Economics at the University of Vienna, a curriculum vitae, and up to two selected papers. Applicants must also arrange for the submission of three letters of reference.

The application must specify the corresponding Identification Number(s).