The Vienna School of International Studies invites applications for the appointment of a Postdoctoral Fellow in International Studies. Geared towards promoting the professional development of the appointee, selected candidate will focus on its own research and do a limited amount of graduate teaching.

Duration: 2 years

Starting date: 25 September 2017

Fellowship value:

  • yearly salary (before taxes and social security contribution) between EUR 33.000 and 39.000 (depending on seniority and experience)


  • Applicant must hold or expected to hold PhD degree in a relevant discipline Economics, History, Law, or Political Science.
  • Applicant must essentially demonstrate record of research achievement at the international level, a strong agenda for future research and previous teaching experience, preferably at graduate level.


  • Apply online
  • CV
  • Research agenda (5-10 pages)
  • Teaching documentation (e.g. syllabi of courses taught, student evaluation of courses taught, statement on teaching philosophy, etc) may be sent to us by e-mail ( or mail (Dr Elisabeth Hofer, Vienna School of International Studies, Favoritenstrasse 15a, 1040 Vienna, Austria).
  • 3 letters of recommendation (e-mailed directly by your referees/dossier service, or mailed in a sealed envelope).
—————-Quick Overview————-
Organization Vienna School of International Studies
Fellowship Level Postdoctoral
Country Austria
Subject areas Economics, History, Law, Political Science
Fellowship amount between EUR 33.000 and 39.000
Eligibility Open to all nationalities
Deadline 16 April 2017

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