Head of Research Group Media Creation (m/f)


The following position is vacant at the Institute of Creative\Media/Technologies.

Head of Research Group Media Creation (m/f)

(40 hours/week)

Your responsibilities

  • Leading and developing the research group Media Creation, with a focus on immersive and interactive audiovisual media
  • Applying for research grants; leading and conducting research projects
  • Developing innovative methods of design, development, and production for video, film, TV, sound, media installations and digital platforms by applying new digital media technologies (preferably virtual & augmented reality, postpro/VFX, 360 degrees audio/video, HDR)
  • Publication of research results in highly-ranked international academic publication channels
  • Teaching in courses of the department (to a limited extent)

Your qualifications

  • PhD or equivalent qualification (relevant publication track record)
  • At least 5 years working experience or established training in media technology or audiovisual media
  • Experience as (research-) project leader
  • Knowledge and experience in media technology, media design and/or media production (preferably by applying new digital media technologies such as virtual & augmented reality, postpro/VFX, 360 degrees audio/video, HDR)
  • Experience in the acquisition of third-party funds (national/international research funding and contract research)
  • Teaching experience is appreciated
  • Excellent contacts in relevant networks/application areas on a national or European level
  • Excellent oral and written English skills (for international applicants: at least basic skills in German and the willingness to learn)

We offer
A long-term position (40 hours/week) in a dynamic environment of an ambitious and achievement-oriented University of Applied Sciences. The minimum gross salary for this position is
€ 4,000/month, overpayment is possible according to the internal structure of salary. The research group Media Creation explicitly invites qualified women to apply.

Deadline for applications: 15/05/2017

You may apply directly on our website (application form in German language).
You may also send your full application with the key word HRG-MC via email to bewerbungen@fhstp.ac.at.

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