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:
In the research field of both the bachelor’s degree program Smart BuildingEnergy-Efficient Building Technology and Sustainable Building – and the master’s program Smart Buildings in Smart CitiesEnergy Infrastructure and District Renovation – we are hiring for the following position:

Building and Energy Technology Researcher (f/m)

with the possibility of writing a dissertation

Your tasks

  • Research activity in the field of Building and Energy Technology
  • 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
  • Contributing to the project management

Our requirements

  • Subject-specific academic graduation in the field of Building Technology, Heat Engineering, Energy-Efficient Buildings, Physics, 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. Find more ...

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 3 years
  • Remuneration: starts from € 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.