VDS-Physics Open Call for PhD Fellowships

The Vienna Doctoral School in Physics (VDS-P) selects ambitious young researchers from all over the world to integrate and support them on their way to a physics doctorate at the University of Vienna.

Activities and responsibilities

We offer attractive research opportunities in experimental, theoretical and computational physics.
On our website you will find all the current open positions.

Qualification profile

We are looking for well trained, highly motivated young scholars and researchers who have:
  • The interest and drive required for frontier research.
  • A master’s degree in physics or a bachelor’s degree with honours (at the time of their employment).
  • Very good academic credits and references.
  • An additional interest in participating in the extracurricular social and scientific activities in the VDS-P.


As a VDS fellow, you will have a regular employment at the University of Vienna and you will be part of a visible community of young scientists. We offer numerous academic and social activities to connect you with your peers, professors and international scientists. We also offer some travel grants to support students attending international conferences and summer schools.

Send application to

University of Vienna
VDS Physics

Depending on individual qualification and experience € 28.000,00 gross per year will be paid for this position.
While applying for the job please refer to jobvector

About Vienna Doctoral Program in Physics

VDS Physics Doctoral Fellowships  Our Mission The Vienna Doctoral School in Physics ( VDS Physics ) offers doctoral training across all key research areas of the Faculty of Physics at the University of Vienna. We are committed to excellence in research. We are committed to implementing best practice models for the selection, training, monitoring and mentoring of promising young...
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