LINGUIST List 31.3940

Fri Dec 18 2020

Jobs: German; Translation: Full Professor, University of Innsbruck

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 18-Dec-2020
From: Pius ten Hacken <>
Subject: German; Translation: Full Professor, University of Innsbruck, Austria
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University or Organization: University of Innsbruck
Department: Institut für Translationswissenschaft
Job Location: Innsbruck, Austria
Web Address:
Job Title: University Professor in Translation Studies with a Focus on Written Translation

Job Rank: Full Professor

Specialty Areas: Translation

Required Language(s): German (deu)


University Professor in Translation Studies with a Focus on Written Translation at the Department of Translation Studies at the Faculty of Language, Literature and Culture at Leopold Franzens University, Innsbruck.

It is a position in accordance with § 98 of the Austrian Universities’ Act (Universitätsgesetz – UG 2002) and will be based on a civil-law employment contract with the University on the basis of the Salaried Employees’ Act (Angestelltengesetz). The contract will be concluded for an unlimited period; the extent of employment is 100%.

The applicant should represent the subject ““Translation Studies” both in research and teaching with a focus on “Written Translation”.

The University of Innsbruck is committed to increasing the percentage of female employees, especially in leading positions, and therefore explicitly invites women to apply. In the case of equivalent qualifications, women will be given preference.

Your application must be submitted in digital form by 28.02.2021 at the following address: Leopold-Franzens-Universität Innsbruck, Fakultäten Servicestelle, Standort Innrain 52f, A-6020 Innsbruck (

In accordance with the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement, this position falls within the remuneration category A1. This corresponds to a basic salary of 5,245.60 Euro (14 salaries per year). Depending on qualification and experience, a higher salary and additional facilities may be negotiated with the Rector. The university also offers attractive additional benefits (

The full, authoritative text in German (published in the official bulletin of the University of 16.12.2020) can be found at the application link provided below.

Up-to-date information on the status of of this application process can be found at:

Application Deadline: 28-Feb-2021

Email Address for Applications:
Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Pius ten Hacken

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