Grow with us. Support excellent research.

IST Austria is a constantly growing international institute located in Klosterneuburg on the outskirts of Vienna. Within the unit Academic Affairs IST Austria is currently seeking a:

Head of Academic affairs (f/m)

Main Responsibilities

  • Administration and active participation in scientific recruiting and evaluations
  • Supervision of tasks and projects of the entire division, including research ethics and integrity, career development of scientists, administration of faculty committees
  • Advice to the management in matters related to Academic Affairs


  • Completed PhD studies preferably in the natural or mathematical sciences
  • Several years of work experience in science administration
  • Strong leadership experience in an international environment
  • Excellent command of English; Excellent German skills are beneficial
Please find further information about the Academic Affairs unit as well as the full job ad online under the following links:

To apply for this position send your application in one combined pdf (including CV, certificates and references) by e-mail to:
Mag. Kerstin Jagsits
Head of People Services

For this position we offer a minimum annual gross salary of EUR 60,000 with possible overpayment depending on education, qualification and work experience.