Rector Search: University of Vienna

bridges vol. 27, October 2010 / Noteworthy Information


Applications are invited for the position of Rector of the University of Vienna.

Applicants should have extensive administrative and management skills, an outstanding record of scholarship and leadership including the promotion of women. Fluency in German is essential.

The appointment will be for a period of four years, beginning on October 1, 2011, reappointments are possible.

{access view=guest}Access to the full article is free, but requires you to register. Registration is simple and quick – all we need is your name and a valid e-mail address. We appreciate your interest in bridges.{/access} {access view=!guest} Applicants should send a letter of interest and a Curriculum Vitae by November 12, 2010,
Max Kothbauer, Chairperson of the University Board,
Universität Wien, Dr. Karl-Lueger-Ring 1,
A-1010 Wien, Austria.

For further information visit the University's web site:

The University is an equal-opportunities employer. Women are especially encouraged to apply.


The University of Vienna was founded in 1365 and is one of the largest universities of Central Europe. It has over 86,000 students and more than 8,900 faculty and staff. It offers a wide variety of academic programmes.