University Assistant – Postdoc Career Position (tenure track) – Financial Accounting

  • Starting as soon as possible
  • for 6 years, a qualification agreement (tenure-track) can be offered
Organizational Unit:
  • Department of Accounting, Auditing and Taxation
Level of Employment: Level of Employment:
  • 40 hours/week
Main tasks:
  • Independent research and contributions to research projects of the team Financial Accounting
  • Active cooperation in the research centre “Accounting Theory and Research”
  • Teaching (in German and/or English) and mentoring of students
  • Supervision of Bachelor, Diploma and Master theses
  • Contributions to the administration of the department and the faculty
Necessary Qualification:
  • Completed PhD/doctoral degree in Business, Economics, Management, Social Sciences or equivalent
  • Excellent knowledge of International Accounting
  • Excellent knowledge of social-science based studies in Financial Accounting
  • Academic achievements beyond the dissertation/PhD thesis
  • Excellent knowledge of research methods, in particular qualitative empirical research
  • Experience in independent, high-quality teaching in International Accounting; ability to teach in German and/or English
  • International academic network and experience in academic mobility
  • Experience in application processes for third-party funding
  • Collaboration skills; excellent communication skills, openness
The application must include a research and a teaching statement.
Position Profile: 
You will find the description of the tasks and requirements associated with this position:
  • before concluding a qualification agreement (Post Doc) at:
  • after concluding a qualification agreement (Assistant Professor) at:
  • after accomplishing the qualification agreement (Associate Professor) at:

The minimum gross salary (stipulated by collective agreement) for this position amounts to € 3.711,10 per month (14 times). Furthermore, the university has numerous attractive offers (


Application Deadline:
Tuesday, Apr 02, 2019
University of Innsbruck
Department of Accounting, Auditing and Taxation
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