Working with us



You are welcome to do a master thesis at the Konrad Lorenz Research Center. Most students are affiliated to the University of Vienna, but students from other universities are welcome. However, a three-week internship at the research center before starting the master thesis is mandatory. If you are interested in a master project at the Konrad Lorenz Research Center, please contact us.

Master Projects 2024


Social service (Zivildienst)

The responsibilities of the civil servant cover animal keeping (including food preparation), construction work (aviaries) and house-caretaking. Technical skills, driver license and knowledge of English (especially speaking abilities) are required. If you are interested, please contact us via email, including a CV (Lebenslauf), a letter of motivation and the "Stellungsbescheid".


Voluntary Environmental Year (Freiwilliges Umweltjahr)

If you want to acquire practical experience for your future we offer a voluntary environmental year at the Konrad Lorenz Research Station for 6-12 months within the framework "JUMP". For more information click here.



If you are interested in doing an internship at the KLF please contact us via email.





In the Alm valley, ticks occur very frequently and can transmit meningitis (FSME). We strongly recommend a vaccination before coming here.