Associate or Full Professor in the Area of Sustainable Development, Management and Policy
The Department of Public Governance and Management is accepting applications for a full-time faculty position at the associate or full professor level, depending upon qualifications and experience. We seek candidates with a distinguished record of scholarly publications and funded research in the area of sustainable development, as well as a demonstrated commitment to teaching and student mentorship. The ideal candidate will contribute to research and teaching in at least several of the following areas: environmental management; ecological economics; governance issues in sustainable development; analysis and evaluation of public policies towards sustainable development; ‘green’ business strategies; corporate social responsibility, social and human dimensions of sustainable development. The faculty member will play a leading role in the new Master of Science degree program in Sustainable Development, Management and Policy as well as to contribute to the planning and development of a Ph.D. program within several years.
The working language at MODUL University-Vienna is English. Candidates must hold a doctoral degree in economics, management, public policy, environmental studies, or a closely related field. The appointment will be within the Department of Public Governance and Management. The department is committed to interdisciplinary research, teaching, and knowledge transfer. Detailed information on the Department of Public Governance and Management can be found online at: www.modul.ac.at/pgm.
MODUL University-Vienna is a newly-created, private university located on Kahlenberg, one of the highest hills in the city of Vienna, with stunning views of the city and the Danube below. The city of Vienna, home of many important international organizations active in economic and social development, human rights, and sustainability, serves as an ideal laboratory for students and as a valuable set of resources for faculty in their research and professional practice. Vienna is consistently ranked as one of the two or three most livable cities in the world.
The starting date for this position is July 2011 at the latest; The post is subject to an initial contract lasting for five years; Salary depends on the qualifications of the applicant and varies from € 70,000 (Associate Professor) to € 90,000 (Full Professor). For questions related to this position, please contact the Department Head, Prof. Harvey Goldstein (email@example.com). MODUL University Vienna is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages qualified women to apply. Please send your electronic application, including cover letter, curriculum vitae and list of publications, to Ms. Gertraud Moser, firstname.lastname@example.org (preferably as a single PDF file; use www.filemail.com for files exceeding 10 MB). Applications are welcome until the position is filled.