Graduate Teaching Assistant (Diploma/Master)

Universities and Institutes of Austria
November 02, 2022
Offerd Salary:€ 3,058
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Contract Type:Temporary
Working Time:Full time
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  • Organisation/Company: Johannes Kepler University
  • Research Field: Psychological sciences › Other Psychological sciences › Psychology
  • Researcher Profile: First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • Application Deadline: 02/11/2022 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • Location: Austria › Linz
  • Type Of Contract: Temporary
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Hours Per Week: 40
  • Reference Number: 4697
  • The world is changing at an ever-faster pace. At the Johannes Kepler University Linz, we work on technologies and the ideas of tomorrow on a daily basis. At the same time, we educate over 23,000 young people to meet the demands of today's job market. In short, we are Upper Austria's largest institution for education and research. Are you interested in being a part of shaping the future at Austria's most attractive campus university? We currently have a job opening starting February 1, 2023, for a:

    Graduate Teaching Assistant (must hold a Diploma/Master's degree) for a full-time, four-year position at the Institute of Education and Psychology, Chair for Health Psychology

    Job Reference Number: 4697

    Job Duties:

  • Support research at the Department of Health Psychology (i.e. cross- country health psychology; digital technologies to assess and support health behavior; support healthy and sustainable eating behavior; factors associated with conventional or present-day eating behavior)

  • Draft, prepare, and teach university-level courses

  • Co-supervise student theses
  • Manage organizational tasks at the Department of Health Psychology
  • Your Qualifications:

  • The successful candidate must hold a Diploma/Master's degree in psychology
  • Strong interest and a high degree of satisfaction conducting research in health psychology, aimed at pursuing a dissertation
  • Strong background in methodology and statistics
  • Experience in collecting, managing and analyzing data (e.g. SPSS, Mplus, R)
  • Ability to work independently, high level of personal commitment, strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively as part of an interdisciplinary team
  • Didactic skills
  • Strong command of German and English (oral and written preferably at level C1 or C2)
  • What We Offer:

  • On the basis of full-time employment (40 hours/week) the minimum salary in accordance with the collective agreement is € 3,058.60 gross per month (14 x per year, CA Job Grade: B1)
  • Stable employer
  • Attractive campus environment with good public transportation connections
  • Attractive continual educational opportunities
  • State-of-the-art research infrastructure
  • Dynamic research environment
  • Broad range of on-campus dining services/healthy meals (organic food at the cafeteria)
  • Exercise and sports classes (USI)
  • …and much more
  • Application Deadline: November 2, 2022.

    The Johannes Kepler University wishes to increase the proportion of academic female faculty and, for this reason, especially welcomes applications by qualified women. If applicants are equally qualified, a woman will be given preference for this position. The university welcomes applications from qualified applicants with physical disabilities. These applications will be given special consideration.

    How to Apply:

    Prospective applicants interested in the multifaceted position are requested to electronically send an application in adherence to the stated criteria together with the requested documentation via our online portal or to the Johannes Kepler University Linz, Department of Human Resource Management, Altenberger Straße 69, A-4040 Linz. Please include “Job Reference Number 4697“ in your application.


    If you have questions, please contact: Univ. Prof. Dr. Gudrun Sprösser, P +43 732 2468 7511, E‑mail:

    Contact Information
  • Organisation/Company: Johannes Kepler University
  • Department: the Institute of Education and Psychology, Chair for Health Psychology
  • Organisation Type: Higher Education Institute
  • Website: https: // www. opportunities/work-at-t...
  • E-Mail:
  • Country: Austria
  • City: Linz
  • Postal Code: 4040
  • Street: Altenberger Straße 69
  • Phone: P +43 732 2468 7511
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