KN 625 21 005: Affiliated Lecturer for “Metadata and Taxonomies“ (2 SWS)

Master‘s Degree Programme "Content Strategy" in Graz


The course is offered in the third semester as part of the module “Content Modelling” and provides an overview of ways and methods how to organize content through taxonomies and how to enrich it with metadata.

Course topics include formats for
* taxonomies,
* metadata formats,
* connections between metadata and search,
* Semantic Networks and Linked Data,
* manual and automated generation of taxonomies,
* metadata and indices,
* taxonomy management in companies,
* metadata strategies in companies etc.

One focus of the course is the contribution of taxonomies to a dynamic use of content.

Start of the course: October 2021

Your application with meaningful documents, upload here until June 30th:


FH JOANNEUM Gesellschaft mbH
z. H. Frau Christine Assel
Alte Poststraße 147
8020 Graz

T: +43 316 5453 8867

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In line with our mission statement of the FH JOANNEUM - University of Applied Sciences, which encourages people to interpret the diversity of people in their various aspects with respect, people with such personally diverse backgrounds are strongly invited to apply.

General requirements for lecturers:
Completed higher education or relevant academy training; promotion or other proof of competence in scientific work; 5-year qualified relevant professional practice, of which, if possible, three years have been practised outside a university (or habilitation); Proof of corresponding pedagogical-didactic suitability.