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Assistant or Associate Professor of Public Policy and Administration

Jobs - Deadline : 04/04/2020


Diane Stone

Subtitle : School of Public Policy at Central European University

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The School of Public Policy (SPP) at Central European University, Vienna, invites applications for a full-time open rank (Assistant or Associate) position in Public Policy and Administration. The initial appointment is for six years, renewable as indefinite, after review.
Deadline for application is 4 April 2020


Duties and responsibilities:
The successful candidate is expected to teach core and elective courses on the MA, and PhD level in the applied dimension of public policy and administration, to supervise MA, and PhD students, to publish in international outlets, and to participate in School initiatives. The full-time teaching load is 12 teaching credits (where one credit equals 50 minutes of classroom contact over a 12-week academic term), plus MA, and PhD thesis supervision. BA teaching may become a future responsibility.


The candidate must have a PhD or equivalent in public policy and a proven record of excellence in scholarship.
Candidates should be able and willing to contribute to the administration and core teaching of the Applied Policy Project of the two-year Master of Public Administration and the Policy Labs of the one-year degree programs. Additional areas of teaching expertise in which the School is interested could include one of the following:

sustainability and climate change policy
European policy and politics
research methods, either qualitative or quantitative.
We encourage applications from candidates who are willing to make a long-term commitment to living and working in Vienna.

We offer a competitive salary that is commensurate with experience as well as a dynamic and international academic environment.

Applicants need to submit:

- CV
- Cover letter
- Contact information of three references

- Please send your complete application package to: including job code in subject line: 2020/015

Deadline for application is 4 April 2020



In the latest QS global academic rankings CEU was ranked 41st for Politics and International Studies. For more information on the School, click HERE
Central European University (CEU) is a research-intensive university specializing in the social sciences, humanities, law, public policy and management. It is accredited in the United States, Austria and Hungary. CEU's mission is to promote academic excellence, state-of-the-art research, research-based teaching and learning and civic engagement, in order to contribute to the development of open societies. CEU offers bachelor's, master's and doctoral programs and enrolls more than 1,400 students from over 100 countries. The teaching staff consists of resident faculty from over 50 countries and prominent visiting scholars from around the world. The language of instruction is English.

For more information, please visit the WEBSITE.


CEU is an equal opportunity employer.

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