ÖBVP - Österreichischer Bundesverband für Psychotherapie

Lecturer in Psychology (f/m/d) - Webster Unitversity

Webster Vienna Private University is committed to excellence in teaching and research. WVPU offers innovative programs at both the undergraduate and graduate level, awarding Bachelor of Arts (BA), Bachelor of Science (BSc), Master of Arts (MA), Master of Science (MSc) and Master of Business Administration (MBA) degrees. At the undergraduate level, the departments of Business and Management, International Relations, Media Communications, and Psychology are complemented by the Center of Liberal Arts’ multidisciplinary curriculum in the human, social and natural sciences.

WVPU is an equal opportunity employer.

We are looking to make a faculty appointment at the rank of

Lecturer in Psychology (f/m/d)

Part-time (20 hours/week), starting date: fall 2019

The position holder will be mainly responsible for teaching psychology program courses at the undergraduate and graduate level, ideally contributing to a research agenda and scholarly profile, as well as participating in departmental and university service activities.

As the graduate program is with an emphasis in counselling psychology, the appointee needs to be a registered psychotherapist in Austria.


The successful applicant is expected to have:

  • a completed psychotherapy education (possibly also clinical psychology)
  • a psychotherapy registration in Austria
  • experience teaching undergraduate students, preferably at English-language institutions, and demonstrated evidence of teaching excellence
  • demonstrated ability to contribute to a collegial and intellectual environment
  • full professional fluency in English
  • working knowledge of German is desirable
  • amiliarity with the Austrian legal and professional requirements for the practice of psychotherapy

As required by Austrian federal law we are obliged to disclose the minimum annual gross compensation for this position, which amounts to 37,000.- EUR (40 hours/week); negotiable on the basis of qualifications and experience. The applicant must have the legal right to work in Austria.

Please consulte the job advertisement under "PDF ZUM DOWNLOAD" for more details.

Deadline for applications: September 30, 2019
Review of applications will begin immediately following the deadline and will continue until the position is filled.

For questions related to your application, please contact the HR Department: hrdepartment [at] webster [dot] ac [dot] at at WVPU, Praterstraße 23, A – 1020 Vienna.

All other inquiries can be addressed to Dr. Peter Walla, chair of the search department (peter [dot] walla [at] webster [dot] ac [dot] at).

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Webster University
Dr. Peter Walla
Praterstraße 23, 1020 Wien

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