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THE IMC University of Applied Sciences

is currently hiring for the following position, commencing from the earliest possible start date:

Teaching and research professorship Viticulture and Oenology (f/m/d)

Full-time - 40 hours per week

Your role

You teach in English in your subject area at Bachelor level. Mainly in the program "International Wine Business" and, depending on your qualifications and individual profile (training, professional experience, research), take on other courses / lectures in our Institute of International Business. This could include areas such as: Process Management, Project Management, Sustainability, Quality Standards and Certifications, Business Administration, Export Markets and/or Administration, Tourism.

In addition to supervising scientific work, you will maintain contact with regional and international cooperation partners. You are able to inspire people  to discover and develop (wine-)business-related content and connections. Re-Connecting with alumni so see their progress win them as future partners. 

Our offer

We offer you a place in an international teaching and research environment in Krems - in a UNSECO World Cultural Heritage Region - as well as access to an extensive network of alumni, partner universities and business partners.
An infromal structure with a flat hierarchy and streamlined decision making allows you to capitalise on a high degree of flexibility in research and teaching. You can also take advantage of benefits such as training and development courses, health promotion initiatives and a wide range of events.

Your profile

  • Completed studies in viticulture, oenology (cellar management) or a related field
  • Several years of practical experience in the fields mentioned
  • Higher-education teaching experience
  • Experience in designing and conducting research projects and acquiring third-party funding
  • Active member of the scientific community (as evidenced by memberships, conference attendance and peer review work)
  • Excellent written and spoken German and English

You are dedicated, with strong organisational skills and a willingness to learn. A professional demeanour and respect for colleagues are very important to us. We expect our people to work efficiently with a strong focus on achieving targets, and to adopt an entrepreneurial, strategic approach.

What is important to us

Pioneering, international and respectful: we see collaboration between academia, service providers and students as a creative process that paves the way for the successful transformation of research findings into commercial applications.

Your salary

IMC University of Applied Sciences Krems is not subject to any collective agreements. The minimum annual gross salary for this position is EUR 55,000, based on a full-time workload (40 hours per week). Allocation to pay grades is based on qualifications and professional experience. The university is prepared to pay a higher salary in recognition of relevant professional experience and qualifications.

If you are interested in applying, you can submit your application (covering letter and CV with teaching and research portfolio including list of publications and salary expectations) via our website only.


IMC Fachhochschule Krems, HR Services, [email protected]


IMC University Of Applied Sciences KremsAustriaKrems3500Piaristengasse 1Lower Austria2020-10-14

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