(Senior) Lecturer in Human-Computer Interaction (f/m/d)

  • Campus Urstein
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Salzburg University of Applied Sciences employs around 400 people across its Urstein, Kuchl, Uniklinikum Salzburg and Schwarzach campuses. There are 3200 students who have a choice of 18 bachelor and 12 master programmes in the faculties Applied Social Sciences, Business and Tourism, Creative Technologies, Health Sciences, Green Engineering and Circular Design and Information Technologies and Digitalisation.

To work in teaching and research in the Department of Creative Technologies, we invite applications for the following position as Senior Lecturer (f/m/d) part-time or Lecturer (f/m/d) full-time in the area of Web Development / UX:


  • Teaching in the areas of Human-Computer Interaction, Design and Research Methods (teaching languages are German and English)
  • Supervision of scientific theses and student projects
  • Collaboration in the coordination and development of courses in the Human-Computer Interaction department and participation in the qualitative development of the degree programs
  • Development and maintenance of company and business contacts (cooperations, projects, internships, events)
  • Supporting in (research) projects in the areaof Human-Computer Interaction


  • Completed university degree (master level) and relevant thesis in HCI; a PhD in a relevant field is beneficial
  • Minimum 3 years of relevant professional experience
  • Teaching experience at university level is of advantage
  • Specialized scientific and practical skills in Human-Computer Interaction or Interaction Engineering
  • The willingness to publish your research at scientific conferences and journals (e.g., UIST, TEI, CHI, DIS, CHI Play)
  • Excellent practical skills and ability to collaborate in interdisciplinary tasks
  • Excellent written and spoken English and German
  • High communicative and social competence

About the role

Senior Lecturer: 20 hours per week/teaching hours up to eight hours per week
Lecturer: 30 hours per week/teaching hours up to 6,8 hours per week
Location: Urstein campus
Start date: earliest possible/by agreement
Contract length: 2 years
Senior Lecturer: 
from EUR 28,973.00 total gross annual salary - 20 hours per week (salary level according to qualification and professional experience)
Lecturer:  from EUR 36,230.00 total gross annual salary - 30 hours per week (salary level according to qualification and professional experience)
Deadline: 12.12.2022
Job reference number: ct-23-20

We offer...

  • Diverse roles and activities
  • Working in flat hierarchies
  • Flexible working hours
  • Excellent training opportunities
  • Good public transport links and easy accessibility by car and bike
  • Workplace health promotion
  • Campus cafeteria
  • Structured onboarding process and mentoring programme
FH Salzburg is committed to diversity and equality.
We would particularly welcome applications from female candidates for this teaching and research position.