With the support of OMV AG, WU is offering one Ottillinger Habilitation Fellowship for Women; this position gives talented female researchers the opportunity to attain habilitation (venia docendi, a professional qualification) under preferential terms.1 The habilitation fellowship will be assigned to the Department of Strategy and Innovation.
Terms of employment for the fellowship recipients are set down in the employment contract.2 These terms are to include a reduction of the employee's teaching load and administrative responsibilities in order to facilitate completion of the habilitation requirements. Duration of the employment contract shall not exceed 4 years. Employment should commence on October 1, 2020.
To be eligible for selection, candidates must fulfill the following requirements:
Doctoral or PhD degree, in most cases completed with the highest possible grade (e.g. "A," "1," "sehr gut," etc.)
A specific habilitation project at the interface of strategy and innovation (for example but not limited to technology and innovation management, open and user innovation, new organizational forms for innovation, business model innovation) and a detailed research proposal defining the project?s most important goals and milestones. The project should already be in an advanced stage.
Willingness to report on her own research output, progress, and success of the habilitation project on a regular basis
Please submit your application via WU's online recruiting tool until June 3, 2020.
People with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply. WU has an Equal Opportunities Working Group, has been awarded the "University and Family Audit," and assists dual career couples. Please see our website for more information about working at WU.
1 The Habilitation Fellowship for Women is named after Margarethe Ottillinger. She was member of OMV Executive Board for many years.
2 Employee in the B1 job group pursuant to the Collective Bargaining Agreement for University Staff (Kollektivvertrag für die Arbeitnehmer/innen der Universitäten); the gross monthly salary is € 3,889.50 (paid 14 times per year)