Vacancy: Professor of Social Ecology at Alpen Adria University (Institite of Social Ecology, Vienna)

Socio-Economic Metabolism

The Alpen Adria University (Inst. of Social Ecology, Vienna) seeks to fill the position of a professor of Social Ecology (successor of Marina Fischer-Kowalski). 


We are looking for a distinguished researcher, academic teacher and leader with a qualification in social sciences. She/he should have an outstanding research and publication record covering a broad spectrum of social science themes related to sustainability and society-nature interaction. We expect engagement in inter- and transdisciplinary research as a team member of the Institute of Social Ecology and the ability and willingness to engage deeply with natural science approaches. We are seeking a committed and creative person with intellectual curiosity, strong communication skills and organizational talent, and enthusiasm for team work.


The call closes February 26, 2014. The full application can be downloaded from


Please pass this information on to anyone who may be interested.


Kind regards

Fridolin Krausmann