Junior Research Position Prae-doc (50%)

„Interactive Music Mapping Vienna – Exploring a City. 1945 up to the
present day“

Research Project supported by the Austrian Science Fund FWF (PEEK):
Project Details:


Independent scientific research on specific thematic areas

Research in archives and preparation of materials

Documentation, formal and content related indexing of different sources
(images, texts, scores, sound and film)

Database support

Editorial activities as well as small administrative tasks (e.g.
organization support of international workshops and symposia)

Required Qualifications/Skills:

Completed studies in Humanities with a focus on Vienna: History/Urban
Studies/Musicology/Media studies

Excellent knowledge of Austrian history of the 20th century within an
international context

Knowledge and skills in interdisciplinary scientific work

Ability to work independently and a willingness to work in a
interdisciplinary project team

Excellent knowledge of English in speaking and writing

Dates & Details

Application deadline: 15 March 2017

Duration: 3 Years

Start date: 1 May 2017

Salary: Due to the guidelines of the FWF-personnel cost rates the annual
gross salary for this position is EUR 24.440,00

Application and Contact

If you have any questions please contact: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Susana Zapke:
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Univ.-Prof. Dr. Susana Zapke

Head of department

MUK – Music and Arts University of the City of Vienna

Institute of Arts and Research

Johannesgasse 4a

1010 Vienna – AUSTRIA

Please send your application (with the usual documents including a
statement of interest (motivation letter), full CV, list of publications,
etc.) by email no later than the 15th of March 2017 to IWF -at-

 We aim for enhancing the number of women in scientific positions and
therefore, we particularly invite women to apply.

 Applicants are not entitled to claim reimbursement of traveling expenses
and/or other costs caused by the application procedures.


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