VICESSE is a small multi-disciplinary team, with a strong focus on social research and theory. We invite applications from researchers, interested in interdisciplinary work with a background (post doc) in security studies, law, or science and technology studies. Working at VICESSE offers the opportunity to get involved in international and national projects and to develop career trajectories in academic and policy contexts.


Call for applications: Legal Researcher

We are currently looking for a research associate with legal knowledge to work on a DG Justice project of the European Commission. The project deals with the implementation of European directives into national law in the area of strengthening the procedural rights of accused persons in criminal proceedings (24-month term). Responsbilities will include the analysis of Austrian legislation, legal comparisons of selected member states and the coordination of the project.

The employment would initially amount to 20 hours per week and be paid according to qualification: prae-doc (about 18,966.19 € gross p.a.) or post-doc (about 27,752.69 € gross p.a.). Expected start of work in September / October 2018. Depending on interest and competencies, a higher employment level and a longer-term cooperation is possible. 

Please see here for further information. If interested, send your CV to VICESSE via until 31. July 2018.

Unsolicited application

Please feel free to send an unsolicited application.