The University of Vienna (20 faculties and centres, 184 fields of study, approx. 10.400 members of staff, about 90.000 students) seeks to fill the position from 01.09.2023 of a

University Assistant (post doc)
at the Department of Biological Chemistry
to 30.08.2027.

Reference number: 13580

General Description (research group)
Headed by Christian F.W. Becker, the Institute of Biological Chemistry (IBC) ( is one of the largest centers for peptide and protein chemistry in Austria (founded in 2011). It combines chemical approaches, such as solid phase peptide synthesis, with biotechnological approaches in order to produce site-specifically modified proteins and protein-polymer conjugates.

Duration of employment: 4 year/s

Extent of Employment: 40 hours/week
Job grading in accordance with collective bargaining agreement: §48 VwGr. B1 lit. b (postdoc) with relevant work experience determining the assignment to a particular salary grade.

Research fields:
Main research field
Special research fields Importance
Chemical biology SHOULD

Educational institution
Educational level Special subject Importance
Chemistry Biochemistry SHOULD

Language level Importance
Good knowledge SHOULD
Very good knowledge MUST

Type of computer skills
Specified computer skills  Importance
Basic Knowledge

For more information and to apply - please visit  Moritz Schlick early-career Postdoc Programm.

The University pursues a non-discriminatory employment policy and values equal opportunities, as well as diversity ( The University lays special emphasis on increasing the number of women in senior and in academic positions. Given equal qualifications, preference will be given to female applicants.

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