Postdoctoral Assistant / Postdoctoral Assistant at the Institute of History Alps-Adriatic University of Klagenfurt, Department of History, Department of Contemporary History

Postdoctoral Assistant / Postdoctoral Assistant at the Institute of History - ID 457/17


The Alps-Adriatic University of Klagenfurt, Section 107 (1) of the Universities Act 2002, the following body shall be composed of:
Postdoc-Assistant / Postdoc-Assistant
at the Faculty of Cultural Studies, Department of History, Department of Contemporary History , with a degree of employment of 100% (Uni-KV: B 1 lit. b.). The monthly minimum charge for this use is € 3.626,60 gross (14 x yearly). The starting date for the six-year contract period is 1 October 2017 .
The scope of tasks includes:
  • independent research (Habilitation within six years)
  • cooperation in research and teaching projects of the organizational unit
  • the independent implementation of teaching events in contemporary history
  • Audit activity (co-operation and holding)
  • the support of students
  • the participation in organizational and administrative tasks and quality assurance measures
  • Participation in the expansion of the international contacts of the organizational unit


Prerequisites for setting:

  • completed doctoral studies of history at a German or foreign university
  • a very good dissertation in the field of European contemporary history, which did not last longer than five years
  • very good knowledge in European contemporary history and the methodology of modern political history
  • very good knowledge of English as well as the knowledge of an Eastern European language, preferably Russian
  • relevant international publications, also monographically
  • demonstrable didactic skills, teaching experience in the field of higher education
  • organizational experience in the field of science
All conditions for recruitment must be submitted by 30 September 2017 at the latest .
The following are desirable :
  • Specialized foreign experience in the non-German language area
  • a research focus in the modern political history of dictatorships
  • Research on the transnational relations of several European countries
  • Experience in obtaining third-party funding
  • Teamwork, social and communicative skills
The post is advertised without the possibility of completing a qualification agreement.
The university aims to increase the proportion of women in scientific staff and therefore calls on qualified women to apply. Women are given priority with equal qualifications.
Persons with disabilities or chronic diseases who meet the required qualification criteria are expressly invited to apply.
General information can be found at . Applications must be sent with the usual documents until September 6, 2017 under the identification 457/17 to the Alpen-Adria-University Klagenfurt, Dekanatekanzlei / Recruiting, exclusively via the online application form at .
There is no entitlement to compensation for travel and subsistence expenses incurred as a result of the admission procedure.

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