University Assistant (Junior Group Leader)

Publication date: 15 March 2017

The Medical University of Vienna, Department of Internal Medicine I / Institute of Cancer Research announces the position of University Assistant (Junior Group Leader) in the area of Precision Medicine. As one of the leading university centers in Europe, we offer special promotion of young researchers in scientific research and teaching.

The full time position (40 hours) ends after 6 years. The monthly minimum salary for this post is currently € 3.626,60 gross (14 times per year) and may be increased based on previous experience.

Job requirements: Completed studies of medicine, biology or a similar subject with a doctorate in the field, qualification in research and teaching. The legal requirements for non-EU citizens must be ensured.

Desired additional qualifications:

  • Proven publication record in scientific top journals in the field of cancer research with the focus on translational oncology;
  • Proof of successful and continuous acquisition of competitive third-party funding;
  • Experience in the planning and implementation of research projects;
  • Experience in the guidance and support of employees.

The Medical University of Vienna is striving to increase the proportion of women, especially in management functions and in scientific staff, and therefore explicitly requests qualified women to apply. Women are given priority with equal qualifications.


Medical University of Vienna
Institute of Cancer Research
Borschkegasse 8a
1090 Vienna

How to apply

For further information contact Maria Sibilia:

Closing deadline

Deadline for applications: 20 March 2017

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