The Ludwig Boltzmann Society (LBG) is a research organization with a thematic focus on medicine, the life sciences as well as the humanities, social sciences and cultural sciences, which specifically initiates new research topics in Austria. The LBG currently operates 19 Ludwig Boltzmann Institutes and clusters together with academic and applied partners, develops and tests new forms of cooperation between science and non-scientific actors such as companies, the public sector and civil society. Socially relevant challenges that research can contribute to overcoming are to be identified and addressed at an early stage. The LBG employs over 550 people.
The LBG Open Innovation Center in Science (OIS) was founded in 2016 as a leading international center for open innovation methods and the application of such methods in science. The LBG OIS Center develops concrete offers and supports researchers from various disciplines in the targeted application of OIS methods and principles. For the focus "Public and Patient Involvement and
Engagement" we are looking for a Program Manager to organize an interdisciplinary implementation program. The focus of this PPIE implementation program is on the development, organization and implementation of targeted involvement activities for the public and patients in research processes.
To support the LBG Open Innovation in Science Center Teams, we are looking for a motivated and committed
(focus: Public and Patient Involvement and Engagement)
to the extent of 40 hours per week
We offer you a challenging and responsible employment in one of the largest private research organizations in Austria. We offer you a dynamic environment, a respectful cooperation as well as opportunities for further training and personal development. The position is an unlimited full-time position based in Vienna, Austria, with a monthly salary of minimum € 2,900 gross for 40 hours per week (depending on qualifications and experience). Applications (letter of motivation and CV) must be submitted by e-mail to Simone Fürst, MA, simone.fuerst (at) lbg.ac.at by 20 December 2019.