The University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria is a member in the EURAXESS network since May 2020.

EURAXESS – Researchers in Motion is a pan-European initiative that pro­vides access to a wide range of information and support services for researchers wishing to pursue research careers in Europe. Here you can find an overview of the services of EURAXESS Austria and the Researcher's Guide to Austria.

EURAXESS encompasses the following areas:

  • Jobs & Funding | Working Environment | Career Development
    - Database with job vacancies and funding opportunities for researchers throughout Europe
    - Support for research institutions to improve the recruitment and working conditions of researchers
    - Support regarding career development of researchers
  • Information & Assistance
    - A network of more than 260 service centres in 42 countries providing information and advice services to researchers and their family members in host countries
    - A networking tool for European researchers working outside Europe (ASEAN, China, India, Japan, Latin America and Caribbean States, North America, Korea, Australia/New Zealand)

Services in further EURAXESS Centres:

For questions concerning legal issues, entry, residence, work permits and funding opportunities - please contact the Austrian Agency for International Cooperation in Education and Research (OeAD). Please send your enquiries to

For questions concerning social security and taxation please get in touch with the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG). Please send your enquiries to

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