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Vacancies at the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna
Academy of Fine Arts Vienna

University Professor with focus on Contextual Painting

at the Institute of Fine Arts. This professorship is appointed for a period of 4 years beginning with September 20th 2006 (reference number 13/2006).

The applicants are expected to have excellent artistic qualifications in the field of Painting having special regard to a work concept that reflects Contextual Panting in a formal as well methodological way. In terms of a transdisciplinary art term references to other disciplines, media and genres should be considered.

University Professor with focus on Video and Video-Installation

at the Institute of Fine Arts. This professorship is appointed for a period of 4 years beginning with September 20th 2006 with the possibility of extension (reference number 14/2006).

This professorship will be established at the Institute of Fine Arts to develop a concentration in this field as well as to enlarge the spectrum of artistic disciplines at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna. Since this professorship is the result of a rededication of the former subject Expanded Artistic Environment, the applicant is expected to consider the adjustment of this artistic profile and to advise the students in this field accordingly. The applicants are expected to have excellent artistic qualification in the relevant field having special regard to a work concept that reflects media guidelines in a formal as well as methodological way. In terms of a transdisciplinary art term references to other disciplines, media and genres should be considered.

Requirements for both applications:

•an appropriate degree of an Austrian or equivalent foreign university (or artistic qualification that may be considered equivalent);

•proof of artistic qualification and international exhibition activity;

•proof of pedagogic and didactic qualities;

•competence to hold a chair and of contributing to the development of the arts and sciences by promoting the Academy’s research activities;

•willingness to contribute in university agendas and to cooperate with colleagues is implied.

Teaching obligations include 17 artistic individual tuition units a week and the leadership of the appropriate class at the Institute of Fine Arts.

Written applications, enclosing a full CV and the appropriate, should be sent to the stated address by May 17th 2006.

Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, Human Resource Department

Schillerplatz 3 | 1010 Vienna | http://www.akbild.ac.at

Tel.: 43/1/ 588 16 – 276 | Fax: 43/1 588 16 – 275 | e-mail: [email protected]

Applicants will not be reimbursed for travelling and accommodation expenses incurred as a result of their participation in the application process.

The Academy of Fine Arts Vienna intends to increase the number of its female staff, in particular among its managerial, scientific and artistic staff and therefore explicitly invites qualified women to apply. In case of applicants with the same qualifications, women shall be given preferences.

The Academy of Fine Arts Vienna is determined to undertake anti-discrimination measures in respect of employment policy.

May 15, 2006