For over 40 years, Webster Vienna Private University (WVPU) has provided its students with an internationally competitive, American-style liberal arts education in the heart of Europe. As part of a global network of campuses based in St. Louis, USA, WVPU offers a student-centered education within the framework of a European research university. We offer accredited programs in our Business and Management, International Relations, Media Communications, and Psychology Departments.
We are expanding our team and would like to fill a position in the psychology department with immediate effect:
Assistant Professor of Counselling Psychology (f/m/d)
Minimum 20 hours, up to full-time (40 hours/week)
Starting date: August 2023, initial contract limited for 3 years, with the possibility of extension
An Assistant Professor’s primary tasks are in research and teaching whereby additional administrative tasks are considered part of service records. The position holder is expected to establish an active, professional and appropriate research profile, maintain a standard 3/3 course load per year (basis full-time, 40 hours/week), the details of which are established in an annual performance agreement with his or her respective department head, and to maintain an appropriate annual scholarly output. Independent research, pursuit of collaboration in scholarly/scientific projects, and undergraduate and graduate thesis supervision are considered obligatory.
As required by Austrian federal law we are obliged to disclose the minimum annual gross compensation for this position, which amounts to EUR 58,000.- (basis 40 hours/week); the final salary is depending on your relevant experience and qualifications.
The applicant must have the legal right to work in Austria.
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All applications must be sent online via our Webpage:
Deadline for applications: April 15, 2023
Interview dates can be set prior to the deadline.
WVPU is an equal opportunity employer – we are committed to a non-discriminatory employment policy and a diverse and inclusive community. https://webster.ac.at/academics/missionandvalues/join-wvpu.php
The University puts special emphasis on increasing the number of women among the faculty as well as in senior positions.
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