[Elsnet-list] Assistant Professor Position in New Media Technology and Web Intelligence (Vienna, Austria)

Arno Scharl scharl at modul.ac.at
Tue Mar 11 10:17:13 CET 2014

Assistant Professor in New Media Technology Postdoctoral Position (Vienna,

MODUL University Vienna is an international university located on top of
Kahlenberg with a panoramic view over the City of Vienna. The Department of
New Media Technology is seeking an outstanding young scholar to teach
undergraduate and graduate courses, and collaboratively advance the state of
the art in one or more of the following disciplines: 

Web Intelligence, Natural Language Processing, Knowledge Extraction, Visual
Analytics, Semantic Search or Linked Data.

We invite you to participate in award-winning international research and
become part of a young and interdisciplinary team - additional information
on our research projects is available at www.decarbonet.eu, www.pheme.eu and
www.ucomp.eu. The successful candidate will teach courses in undergraduate
and graduate programs offered by MODUL University Vienna
(www.modul.ac.at/study-programs). The teaching load for this position is
five weekly units per semester - one unit equals 45 minutes in the class

Essential Qualifications

** Doctorate in business informatics, computer science, management
information systems, business administration, or a closely related field.
** Outstanding track record in terms of publications and research project
** Strong analytical skills; ability to supervise and participate in
software development efforts.
** Teaching experience and commitment to conduct engaging lectures and
** Excellent written and spoken English (German is not a requirement).

Salary and Application Process

The position remains open until filled; the review of applications will
commence in March 2014. MU Vienna offers five-year contracts with the option
to renew after a performance evaluation. The initial salary is EUR 55,000
before taxes, with additional remuneration for extra teaching and
outstanding scholarship. MU Vienna is an equal opportunity employer and
strongly encourages qualified women to apply. Please send your application
including cover letter, curriculum vitae and list of publications to
maximilian.lang at modul.ac.at (in English or German; preferably as a single
PDF file not exceeding 8 MB).

PDF Version of this Announcement -- http://www.modul.ac.at/jobs

Prof. DDr. Arno Scharl
MODUL University Vienna
Department of New Media Technology
Am Kahlenberg 1, 1190 Vienna, Austria
web | www.modul.ac.at/nmt
email | scharl at modul.ac.at
twitter | @weblyzard

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