Current Job Openings at IHS

Scientific Director of the Institute

The Institute for Advanced Studies (IHS) is pleased to announce the position of the Scientific Director of the Institute. The appointment is for a term of five years, reappointment is possible. The salary will reflect the scope of duties and be based on remunerations in comparable positions at universities and nonuniversity research institutions.

Since 2016, the Institute has undergone a profound and successful renewal process, including an external evaluation by a panel of internationally renowned scholars in the previous year. The institute is currently in the early stages of implementing its new medium-term plan. The new scientific director is expected to build on the achievements of recent years and to continue this process.

The position is available from September 2021. 

All details can be found here


Researcher (m/w)

The IHS research group Macroeconomics and Business Cycles is currently looking for a Researcher specifically in the field of theory and empirics of the open economy or in innovation and digitalization on a full-time basis (35 h/week). 

Full description of the position (pdf)


Junior Researcher (PhD Candidate) - Behavioral Economics

The IHS research group Insight Austria is currently looking for a Junior Researcher (PhD candidate) on a part-time basis (22,5 h/week). The position is directed at an early stage career scientist and is available from May 1st 2021.

Full description of the position (pdf)