Jobs & recruiting

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Are you interested in a job at the University of Vienna?

Since May 24, 2023 our new recruiting tool (SAP Success factors) and the new career portal of the #UniVienna are live.

Interested parties find all job offers (with the exception of professorships) that are available at the University of Vienna at

In addition, you will find important information about the application process and the University of Vienna as employer.


As a research university with high international visibility and a wide range of degree programmes, the University of Vienna is committed to basic research open to application and research-led teaching. In this regard, the appointment of particularly qualified researchers to university professors is an important strategy of the University of Vienna. The appointment of university professors follows an appointment procedure in accordance with the 2002 Universities Act.

Tenure track professorships

With the tenure track professorship (assistant professor, associated professor), the Collective Bargaining Agreement for University Staff created a career model that has since been implemented at the University of Vienna. Tenure track positions are reserved for larger academic fields taking into consideration research and teaching needs. They should also to enable new research fields to be opened up within the framework of faculty planning.

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