Professorship in General and Cognitive Psychology, Alpen-Adria-Universit├Ąt Klagenfurt, Austria


The Department of Psychology of the Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt, Austria invites applications for a full Professorship in General and Cognitive Psychology beginning by March, 2013 and limited till January 31, 2017. Applications from researchers in judgment and decision making and related areas are especially encouraged.

Qualifications for appointment include the venia legendi in psychology or an equally strong evidence of commitment to research and academic productivity, and excellent teaching skills.

The successful candidate will represent cognitive psychology in research and teaching. The position will take over teaching responsibilities at the bachelor’s and master’s level (courses may be held in English), and supervise master theses. Applicants are expected to contribute to the administrative tasks at the department.

The University of Klagenfurt actively seeks to increase the number of its female faculty and explicitly invites applications from women. Researchers with disabilities or chronic diseases who meet the requirements are encouraged to apply.

Applications (CV, list of publications in peer-reviewed journals with citation counts, list of research grant activities, teaching record and evaluations if available) should be submitted electronically to Sabine Tomicich (; CC: by December 19, 2012. Inquiries about the job opening should be addressed to the Head of the Department ao. Prof. Dr. Brigitte Jenull (

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