PhD Positions at the Vienna International School of Earth and Space Sciences

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Thursday, October 1, 2020
Archive Date: 
Thursday, October 29, 2020
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Pre-doctoral/Graduate Positions
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
University of Vienna
Department Name: 
Vienna International School of Earth and Space Sciences (VISESS)
Street Line 1: 
Althanstrasse 14, UZA2
Job Announcement Text: 

The Vienna International School of Earth and Space Sciences (VISESS) is soliciting applications for PhD positions within the Faculty of Earth Sciences, Geography and Astronomy at the University of Vienna. 
As humanity is facing grand challenges such as climate change and resource depletion, this new doctoral school is addressing these and other challenges through interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary academic research connecting the COSMOS with planet EARTH, it’s environment and the ANTHROPOSPHERE. We aim our students to become world-leading experts in either of these three branches while also confidently communicate and contribute across all three branches. We want our school to become a central place in the heart of Europe for training and as a resource of knowledge about our place in space and time. For further information see:

Interested students can apply until the deadline of 15 November 2020 via:

Included Benefits: 

The University pursues a non-discriminatory employment policy and values equal opportunities, as well as diversity ( The University lays special emphasis on increasing the number of women in senior and in academic positions. Given equal qualifications, preference will be given to female applicants.

Application Deadline: 
Sunday, November 15, 2020
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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VISESS School Board
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