The Staff Council of University Teachers (DA1 / BR1) is responsible for all university professors, university assistants and contract assistants as well as federal and contract teachers at the Mozarteum University who are employed by the federal government under public law.
The tasks of the staff representation are governed by the Federal Staff Representation Act (PVG). In accordance with the provisions of this law, it is called upon to safeguard and promote the professional, economic, social, cultural and health interests of staff. In fulfilling this task, it shall ensure that the laws, ordinances, contracts, service regulations, decrees and orders applicable in favor of the staff members are observed and implemented. (§ 2.(1) PVG) Detailed information is set out in § 9 of this federal law.
Tasks of the works council according to §38 ArbVG:
"The bodies of the workforce of the enterprise have the task of safeguarding and promoting the economic, social, health and cultural interests of the employees in the enterprise."