Career Development

Work in progress

Our graduates have excellent career prospects, both inside as well as outside academia. PhD candidates are encouraged to increase their transferable skills and discuss their career plans with their supervisors. In order to prepare our doctoral candidates for a wide range of careers and responsibilities, our school offers a number of trainings and activities related to the career development of our candidates.

Training on

  • teaching in front of a class
  • supervising students in their practical work
  • managing projects
  • presentation skills
  • giving interviews for various media (radio, TV, newspaper)

Every semester the Center for Doctoral Studies offers a variety of workshops in transferable skills. This training should support doctoral candidates in developing competences in these areas. Additionally the workshops offer doctoral candidates a platform to meet and network with fellow doctoral candidates.

Uniport Karriereservice

The career service UNIPORT (Uniport Karriereservice Universität Wien GmbH) offers support on your questions about career opportunities, carrer start, the world of work and working environments.

 Career trajectories