Traineeships at The ECML

Posted on May 15th, 2017 in Jobs & InternshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 August 2017 Open to: graduate or postgraduate students with very good knowledge of English or French, and, preferably, a basic knowledge of German Benefits: monthly allowance of approximately 720 EUR per month

Description

The ECML offers traineeships, lasting in general 6 months, twice a year. Recruiting young professionals from all over Europe to join its team for a short period both reinforces the Centre’s role as a place of international cooperation and promotes an atmosphere of intercultural learning. For the trainees it often represents their first experience of an international organisation. The scheme which the ECML now offers is the result of a learning process and is adapted to meet the needs both of the Centre and... Read More »

Research Scholarships for South Eastern European Countries

Posted on February 21st, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 6 April 2017 Open to: students from South Eastern European Countries Venue: University of Graz, Austria

Description

The University of Graz, located in Graz, Austria, is the largest and oldest university in Styria, as well as the second-largest and second-oldest university in Austria. In cooperation with the University of Graz, the Province of Styria is offering scholarships for outstanding students from South-Eastern European countries – “Go Styria!”. The maximum scholarship period for “Go Styria” is four months. Grant awards for shorter research stays (1-3 months) are possible.

Eligibility

The scholarship program aims at master and doctoral students who:

Are currently registered at universities in South-Eastern Europe (Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Kosovo, Montenegro, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia” (F.Y.R.O.M.), Albania, Greece, Cyprus,... Read More »

Summer Business Internship in Vienna

Posted on January 23rd, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 29 January 2017 Open to: anyone studying business administration or business law Remuneration: 1,200 EUR

Description

You are studying business administration or business law, are enrolled in your bachelor’s program and specialize in a marketing-related area? Your German and English skills are very good? Ideally, you additionally speak an Eastern European language. You are an enthusiastic and cooperative team player who likes to develop new ideas and enjoys working in an international environment?

During your internship you get to know all areas of practice (CRM, marketing projects, event management, pitch & deal support etc.). Wolf Theiss will provide you with challenging tasks and expect high motivation and dedication from you. With a workforce of over 600 people working in offices in... Read More »

Construction Project Manager

Posted on January 23rd, 2017 in Archive1 Response »

Deadline: 10 March 2017 Open to: candidate from Balkan area (former Yugoslavian countries) Remuneration: approriate monthly payment will be provided

Description

Vestas is the only global energy company dedicated exclusively to wind energy. Working closely with the logistics, procurement and finance departments, the team has to keep the project on budget and schedule, and ensures our rigorous safety and quality standards met. It also works closely with the sales and legal departments to ensure each wind farm delivers the highest energy yield within the client’s specification. Key Responsibilities

Safety: encouraging safety behaviour on construction sites; spearhead improvements related to safety, executing the safety walks; ensure the compliance with local laws and HSE requirements; Sales Support: assist the sales department before contract signature on topics related to wind farm... Read More »

The Winter School Villach 2017 in Austria

Posted on December 19th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline:  ongoing Open to: Master and PhD students in the field of physics, electrical engineering, mechatronics and information technology Venue: 27 February – 3 March 2017 in Villach, Austria

Description

“Powering the future” – as a student you can gain exclusive insights into the world of power electronics at the Infineon WinterSchool in Villach, Austria. From 27 February to 3 March 2017 with experts from Infineon and professors from technical universities throughout Europe.

Get to know the latest research of your university; Get to know Infineon Austria – one of the leading industrial companies in Austria; Enjoy the wonderful landscape with lakes and mountains in Villach and have fun; Get to know smart & wonderful people – students, lecturers, and employees of Infineon Austria; Earn a Certificate. The certificate will be... Read More »

SozialMarie Prize for Social Innovation

Posted on November 22nd, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 24 January 2017 Open to: projects that design and implement socially innovative solutions to societal challenges Award: 1st place: EUR 15.000; 2nd place: EUR 10.000; 3th place: EUR 5000 (and 12 projects will be awarded with EUR 2000)

Description

For the 13th time SozialMarie will be awarded. The award is open for projects that design and implement socially innovative solutions to societal challenges. The prizes honour the best amongst them. Last year, almost 280 applications have reached us from Austria, Czechia, Hungary, Slovenia, Croatia and Slovakia. 15 projects were awarded SozialMarie prizes on 1st of May 2016. 

SozialMarie is growing. From now on, projects from all over Slovakia can be submitted. This year, all projects are to also be submitted in... Read More »

Postdoctoral Research in Environmental Sciences

Posted on September 28th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadlines: 1 October 2016 Open to: candidates with PhD degree at the time of taking up the appointment and a solid working knowledge of English Scholarship:  provides fully-funded postdoctoral research grants

Description Every year IIASA provides full funding for several postdoctoral researchers. Scholars are expected to conduct their own research in collaboration with one or more of IIASA’s research programs or special projects in an interdisciplinary way. Postdoctoral positions, up to 2 years duration, should best be started between October and January. The International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) provides fully-funded postdoctoral research grants in the environmental fields, including ecosystem services and management, risk and resilience. As a IIASA scholar, You are expected to conduct your own research in collaboration with one or more IIASA’s... Read More »

Call for Papers: Children of Transition, Children of War

Posted on July 25th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 July 2016 for the papers | 16 September 2016 for the abstracts Open to: scholars from different human and social sciences (history, anthropology, psychology, pedagogy, political science, communication science, sociology) Venue: 3-5 November 2016, University of Vienna 

Description

The 1990s have a long lasting impact on the children who experienced the fall of Soviet-dominated societies and the related transformations on the other side of the “Iron Curtain”. This generation consists of the German “Wendekinder” (in the East, but also in the West) who experienced the political turnaround and unification as well as the children of the political revolutions in Poland and the Baltic states, in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, in Hungary and Ukraine. It also includes the children... Read More »

Youth Activism through Social Media Storytelling

Posted on June 30th, 2016 in Articles, Youth ActivismRespond to this post »

Did you know that our brains are just more active when we’re listening to a story? Though can you, in fact, tell a good story? Youth Activism through Social Media Storytelling project aimed to empower youth, by providing them information on youth relevant issues, using the method of storytelling and the social media as a channel for transferring the message. Along with the approach of the European Strategy for Youth about youth empowerment, the project Youth Activism through Social Media Storytelling, where 36 participants in total, including the group leaders, coming from Slovakia, Macedonia, Italy, Greece, and Turkey took part identified and promoted good practices and stories of young people, youth organizations and stakeholders working with youth that... Read More »

Student Project Assistant at the Centre of South-East European Studies

Posted on June 6th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 June 2016 Open to: candidates with excellent Bachelor’s Degree (for Degrees after 1st of October 2015, grade point average below 2.0 and at least 30 ECTS/Semester) and with very good command of English Remuneration: the minimum salary is EUR 960,80 gross/month

Description

The Centre of Southeast European Studies is looking for a Student Project Assistant (20 hours a week; fixed-term employment for the period of 2 years; position to be filled as of October 1st 2016)

The project position is advertised through an initiative of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities by means of recruiting internationally renowned, awarded and well advanced students with a Bachelor’s Degree. The student project assistant will be encouraged to complete a scientific study... Read More »