Vacancy: Tenure-Track Professorship for the field of Demography and Sustainable Development

18 OCT 2019

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At the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Vienna the position of a

Tenure-Track Professorship
for the field of
Demography and Sustainable Development

(full-time position) is to be filled.

This tenure track professor will cover the field of multi-dimensional demographic modelling and forecasting focusing on human characteristics (in addition to age and sex) such as educational attainment, place of residence and others. Applications of these methods should also address the role of population trends with respect to sustainable development goals.


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The Wittgenstein Centre aspires to be a world leader in the advancement of demographic methods and their application to the analysis of human capital and population dynamics. In assessing the effects of these forces on long-term human well-being, we combine scientific excellence in a multidisciplinary context with relevance to a global audience. It is a collaboration among the Department of Demography of the University of Vienna, the World Population Program of the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) and the Vienna Institute of Demography of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (VID/ÖAW).

Wittgenstein Centre Partner: WU Wittgenstein Centre Partner: OEAW Wittgenstein Centre Partner: IIASA