Professor of Analytical Chemistry

In accordance with § 94 Sec. 2 subpara. 1 of the 2002 Austrian Universities Act, the Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences at the Johannes Kepler University Linz announces a faculty opening for a University Professor for Analytical Chemistry

The academic subject area of Chemistry and Polymer Engineering at the Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences at Johannes Kepler University Linz invites applications for a permanent professorship position under private law for a

Professor of Analytical Chemistry

to begin immediately. The appointment is in accordance with § 98 of the Austrian Universities Act. An evaluation will be conducted after a five-year period.

We are looking for a well-known, internationally recognized and reputable scientist and expert in the field of Analytical Chemistry. The candidate’s thematic research focus should lie in a current subject area of in organic analytical chemistry, such as - but not limited to - clinical and bio-analytics, environmental analysis, analysis of natural and synthetic macromolecules, and polymers.

The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching university-level courses in analytical chemistry.

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Univ. Prof.
DI Dr. Christian Paulik
+43 732 2468 9001

terms of employment

permanent position
(§ 98 UG)

application deadline

October 7, 2020

submit application here

Applicants for the position must hold a venia docendi (habilitation) academic qualification, or a comparable post-doctoral qualification in analytical chemistry and/or a closely related scientific field.
Detailed job requirements are documented in a job profile available online at:

A salary above the minimum amount as stated in the collective agreement will be voluntarily offered. This amount is currently € 73,438.40.

If you have any questions in regard to the job profile, please contact Univ. Prof. DI Dr. Christian Paulik, P +43 732 2468 9001, E-mail:

The Johannes Kepler University wishes to increase the proportion of academic female faculty and, for this reason, especially welcomes applications by qualified women. If applicants are equally qualified, a woman will be given preference for this position. The university welcomes applications from qualified applicants who have physical disabilities. These applications will be given special consideration.

Prospective applicants interested in the position are requested to electronically send a complete application in adherence to the stated criteria in the job profile, together with the requested documentation (including an application form and current CV) to the Rector of the Johannes Kepler University Linz under by October 7, 2020. If documents cannot be sent electronically, they are to be sent in quintuplet copy and should arrive at the Rector’s office no later than one week after the end of the application deadline.