University Assistant (PhD position) #1

University of Innsbruck

Innsbruck, Austria 🇦🇹

Start date/duration:

  • from 15.09.2021
  • for 4 years

Administrative unit:

  • Hydraulic Engineering Section

Extent of employment:

  • 20 hours per week; will be increased to 30 hours per week once the dissertation agreement has been signed

Job Description:

In this position you are expected to write a dissertation in a stimulating environment using the university’s infrastructure. You will hold your own lectures, tutor students and participate in administration. 50% of the working time is reserved for the thesis.


Job profile:

The description associated with this job duties and requirements can be found at:


The minimum gross salary (stipulated by collective agreement) for 20 hours per week amounts to € 1.486 per month (14 times)*. The salary will be increased to € 2.229 for 30 hours per week once the dissertation agreement has been signed and sent to the Personnel Department. The salary will be higher if you have worked in a similar position before. Furthermore, the university has numerous attractive offers (


We are looking forward to receiving your online application by 27.07.2021.

The University of Innsbruck emphasizes equal opportunities and diversity in its personnel policy.

The University of Innsbruck strives to increase the percentage of women and thus expressly encourages women to apply. This is particularely true for leading positions and scientific job offers. In case of underrepresentation women with the same qualifications will be given priority.