Универзитетски асистент во Центарот за студии на Југоисточна Европа


University Assistant at the Centre for Southeast European Studies

University Assistant at the Centre for Southeast European Studies


The Centre for Southeast European Studies is looking for an University Assistant without doctorate (20 hours a week; employment from 15 September 15, 2017 until August 31, 2019).

Your duties:

  • Contribution to collaborative, third-party research (application, project management and realisation);
  • Independent research, particularly for a PhD research project;
  • Teaching and teaching support;
  • Student supervision;
  • Administrative support.


The applicants need to have:

  • Masters degree in the humanities or social sciences;
  • Background in cultural studies, anthropology, comparative politics and international relations, contemporary history, Islamic and Oriental Studies or in Middle Eastern Studies;
  • Area studies knowledge of Turkey or another country in Southeast Europe;
  • Experience in comparative scholarly research (a background in quantitative methodologies is welcome, willingness to work with qualitative methods is required);
  • Very good command of English, knowledge of Turkish or of a southeast European language;
  • Innovative thinking and commitment to independent academic work;
  • Openness towards new research questions and methods;
  • Excellent communications– and management skills;
  • Outstanding social skills and teamwork abilities.


The assistant will be compensated according to the salary scheme of the Universitäten-KV (University Collective Agreement): B1. The minimum salary as stated in the collective agreement and according to the classification scheme is EUR 1,365.50 gross/month. This minimum salary may be higher due to previous employment periods eligible for inclusion and other earnings and remunerations.

We offer you a job with a lot of responsibility and variety. You can expect:

  • Enjoyable work climate;
  • Flexible work hours;
  • Numerous possibilities for further education and personal development.

Take advantage of the chance to enter into a challenging work environment full of team spirit and enthusiasm for your job.

How to apply?

In order to apply please submit the following application documents:

  • Statement of motivation (1 page);
  • A proposal for a PhD project (2 pages);
  • A short narrative CV (1 page), a full CV (3 pages);
  • Contact details of two referees, who are ready to swiftly submit a reference letter.

Please submit your file to:

[email protected]
Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz
Personal resort
Universitätsplatz 3
8010 Graz

For further information please contact Univ.Prof. Dr. Kerem Öktem at [email protected], or visit the official website.

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