Athena Swan promotes and supports the diversity of all staff in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), and aims to address gender, race and sexual orientation inequalities and imbalance in these disciplines and, in particular, the under-representation of certain groups in senior roles.
Thursday, 18 February 2016
Associate Professorship at Uni. Graz (women only)
To increase the share of female academic personnel among the group of associate professors at Graz University of Technology (TU Graz), the Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and Geodesy advertises a vacancy for 1 university assistant with doctorate, tenure track, initially limited to 6 years, with the possibility of a qualification agreement. 40 hours/week, intended to be filled by 1st of May 2016, at the Institute of Geodesy, for women.
Doctorate degree in the field of satellite geodesy or related disciplines in earth systems research.
The advertised position is located at the interface between geodesy and the geosciences. The candidate should be renowned in at least one of the following fields: Interpretation of space geodetic data in earth system studies; separation of different processes from integral signals; numerical modelling of components of the dynamic system earth.
The candidate is expected to have the ability to acquire funding for and execute scientific research projects, to organize scientific events, to work in a team, and to cooperate with her colleagues. Experience in university level teaching and the supervision of scientific thesis work is desirable.
Full advert here.