The Salzburg University of Applied Sciences – which is practice-oriented, has a high research activity, and offers considerable opportunities – provides its 2700 students with a top academic education linked to a great practical orientation within the disciplines: Engineering, Social Sciences and Economics, Design, Media & Arts and Health Sciences. Focusing on research and teaching innovation and international orientation, the Salzburg University of Applied Sciences initiates future-proof solutions for industry and society; particularly within the dynamic fields of technology, health and media. For further information, see:
The Salzburg University of Applied Sciences is currently establishing a research group in the field of Smart Building Envelopes and Smart Energy Systems. What we are looking for:

Building Construction – Structural Design Researcher (f/m)  

Your tasks

  • Research activity in the field of Smart Building Envelopes
  • Research documentation
  • Publishing and lecturing activities
  • Contributing to the research field’s national and international networking
  • Contributing to the research center’s and study program’s qualitative development
  • If required, instructing junior researchers

Our requirements

  • Subject-specific academic graduation in the field of Civil Engineering, Architecture, Mechanical Engineering, and the like
  • Several years of work or research experience
  • Scientific publications would be advantageous
  • Knowledge about subject-specific networks would be greatly appreciated
  • Knowledge about the budgeting of research and external projects would be advantageous
  • Level of proficiency in German: at least B2
    Level of proficiency in English: at least C1
  • Social and communication skills
  • Capacity for enthusiasm and teamwork
We offer an interesting and varied job at a dynamic university within an interdisciplinary setting.   
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Especially women are invited to apply for this research position.
The Salzburg University of Applied Sciences is committed to diversity and equality. Applicants with disabilities are favored.



  • Working hours: 40 hours per week           
  • Job location: Campus Kuchl
  • Start-of-work date: asap / by arrangement        
  • Contract time frame: The initial project phase lasts 5 years
  • Remuneration: € 39.900, -- gross salary per year(or higher; amount of remuneration based on qualifications and work experience)
  • Dissertation: Owing to our network and cooperation with other universities, the chance for writing a dissertation is provided.