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Dual Career Services

The University of Vienna endeavours to assist professorship candidates with the search for suitable jobs for their partners in order to support dual-career families.

In this context, the Univerity of Vienna cooperates with the Vienna Science and Technology Fund (WWTF). The WWTF provides a Special Dual Career Service Support (DCSS). This service concentrates on cross-institutiional provision and consultancy in the academic area (incl. administration both in the university and non-university sector, as well as the city of Vienna as employer).

The Professors´Appointment Consulting Service will put you in touch with the relevant contact person at the WWTF as required.

information: www.wwtf.at

 

Dual Career Service Vienna - Lower Austria - Upper Austria

The universities and institutions of tertiary education in Vienna. Lower Austria und Upper Austria have established a Network, the Dual Career Service Vienna - Lower Austria -  Upper Austria, which offers support to professors interested in finding a Job in academia in Vienna, Lower Austria and Upper Austria and even more to recently appointed professors and their Partners in their new professional and personal situation and provides them with extensive support. The Dual Career Service supplies practical Information on necessary formalities (Immigration, Registration), childcare and further educatin offers and supports dual career couples in search of an appropriate Job for the Partner. Moreofer, we cooperate with the Dual Career Service Support of the WWTF (Vienna Science and Technology Fund) as well as other institutions, wuch as the Pblic Employment Service Austria or the School inspectors of Lower Austria and Upper Austria.

Service of the Dual Career Service Vienna -  Lower Austria - Upper Austria:

  • Network of universities that offers contact to the universities in the Network and enables a fast Information flow regarding Jobs, kindergarten spots, staff development seminars, Family Service Offices, and much more among the members of the Dual Career Service
  • Individual and personal Consulting for professors and/or their Partners
  • Extensive web platform featuring Information on living, working, housing and social life in Vienna, Lower Austria and Upper Austria
  • Contact to the Dual Career Service Support of the WWTF as well as other cooperation Partners

Goals of the Dual Career Service Vienna - Lower Austria - Upper Austria:

  • Supporting spouses and Partners in dual career couples in the Job search and the various challenges that come with a new living Situation
  • Support career development with the aim of reconciling work and Family life
  • Recruiting excellent Researchers
  • Enhancing Family-friendliness of universities and employer attractiveness
  • Internationalising and improving the Image of the University Locations Vienna, Lower Austria and Upper Austria

Information: www.dualcareer.ac.at/en/home/

 

You can find introductory links for starting a Job search here:

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