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Information for Applicants
Current job openings at WU are published every Wednesday. You can find them listed here under “Current Job Openings”. The application period for advertised positions is at least three weeks. Application materials and applicants’ personal data are of course kept strictly confidential.
WU is dedicated to the principle of equal opportunities and is strongly committed to diversity and inclusion. Since WU seeks to increase the number of its female employees, especially in management positions, qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply. Women with equal qualifications are given priority. Qualified candidates with disabilities are also encouraged to apply.
WU has an Equal Opportunities Committee. If you have been invited to a job interview, you can request to have a member of the Equal Opportunities Committee present if desired.
We regret that WU cannot reimburse applicants for travel and lodging expenses incurred as part of the selection and/or hiring process.
Qualified candidates with disabilities are also encouraged to apply.
Click here for a list of current job openings.
How do I apply?
Unless otherwise specified in the call for applications, please apply online before the indicated deadline using our online application platform.
Please don’t forget to state the position reference number when applying.
Which documents do I need to include with my application?
Please send us a letter of motivation telling us why you want to work at WU, a complete and current CV, recommendation letters from previous employers, and proof of qualification (education).
Can I submit an open application?
Unfortunately applications which do not refer to a specific job advertisemement (or position reference number) cannot be accepted.
Who can I talk to for more information?
The Personnel Office will be happy to answer any requests for general information you may have. The secretary’s office will connect you with the person responsible for the position you are interested in. Please have the position reference number at hand when you call. For more detailed information on the job requirements, please get in touch with the secretarial staff in the appropriate academic unit (Institute or Group). You will receive a response to your application as soon as possible.