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Research management

Research Management (RIM) is part of the Research and Innovation Management (RIM), and was established as a research office in 2004 to support and organize the research agendas of Paracelsus Medical Private University. It functions as an advisory partner for the strategic orientation and proactive planning of research activities, as a service point and information hub for researchers of the university, the university hospital and the partner institutions of Paracelsus University. In addition, the RIM also mentors students and other people involved in the research and persons interested in research. It functions as an advisory office for the strategic orientation and advance planning of research activities, as a service point and as an information hub for researchers at the University, the University Hospital and the partner institutions of Paracelsus University.


Our vision

Science and teaching are connected inseparably with each other, they need each other and always call for critical analysis of and reflection on the current knowledge, require open state of mind and innovative handling of the new and unknown. These are the indispensable prerequisites for a high-level university that place the highest demands on itself. Therefore, science and research are an integrative component of the medical teaching and education at Paracelsus Medical University.

Research is not only important for the medical progress; it also creates regional and international cooperation and connections to industry and economy. Therefore, one of the most important goals of Paracelsus Medical University is to secure and expand the science location Salzburg .


Areas of activity

The focal points of the activities of the Research Office are in the following areas: