Open PhD Position at the WU Institute for Information Systems & New Media in Vienna Austria

Dear all,

The Institute for Information Systems & New Media at the WU (Vienna
University of Economics and Business) is currently inviting applications
for the following 5 year PhD position:


-Participation in research and teaching at the institute
-Independent implementation of courses
-Doctorate or PhD (as part of a WU-PhD course)
-Independent scientific work
-Participation in general institute tasks


Completed a master's degree, which entitles you to enroll in a PhD
program, in one of the following subject areas: Computer science
Business informatics (Information Systems, Business Informatics)
Information Technology, software engineering (software engineering)
Social and economic sciences (e.g. business or economics) with a focus
on applied computer science (e.g. business informatics)

An interest in scientific work and teaching at the Chair of “Business
Informatics and New Media” whose research focus includes:
-Software engineering: Internet-based, scalable information systems,
development and empirical studies of development languages and methods,
security and privacy
-Complex systems: network science, social network analysis,
computational social science and data science
-Technology-based teaching: learning analytics, learning management
systems, knowledge management

We expect excellent study results, technical knowledge of programming
languages such as C++, Java or Python, structured data formats such as
JSON, XML and RDF, and query languages such as SQL, SPARQL, or graph
query languages, etc. as well as proficiency in English.

Applications must include a motivation letter, a detailed CV, and grades
from all stages of their academic development. All documents should be
submitted in English.

The minimum gross monthly salary is €2,196.75, subject to adjustment if
candidates can document relevant prior professional experience.

This substitute employee position will be limited to a period of five
years, starting as soon as possible.

If you are interested in a job with diverse responsibilities in a
pleasant, stimulating work environment, please submit your application
via our job portal [1] by April 15, 2020 (ID 622).

Best Regards,
Sabrina Kirrane


Assistant Professor,
Institute for Information Systems & New Media,
Vienna University of Economics and Business
Tel: +43-1-31336-4494
E-mail: sabrina.kirrane [at]

Received on Wednesday, 1 April 2020 08:53:43 UTC