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International Scouting

IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca is a Public University School for Higher Education and Research with a special statute, which focuses on the analysis of economic, societal, technological and cultural systems.

IMT School promotes the full integration of research and education. Since its institution by ministerial decree of November 18th 2005, the School has distinguished itself thanks to the quality and innovativeness of its research and doctoral programs and its interdisciplinary nature, characterized by the complementarity and interaction between methodologies drawn from economics, engineering, computer science, applied mathematics, physics, archeology, art history and the analysis and management of cultural heritage. The IMT School is committed to gender equality, inclusion, and diversity.

The purpose of the scouting procedure is to collect expressions of interest in sectors deemed strategic for the development of the School’s research areas and doctoral programs in order to evaluate the opportunity to open call (“concorsi”) as expected according to the Italian law.
 
IMT School is considering launching a call to fill a position at the level of:

 

Full Professor

Contemporary History

The deadline for expressions of interest is February 28th, 2022 at 23:59 (italian tyme)
Ideal candidates are experienced and internationally recognized scholars, able to carry out research and teaching on the history of institutions, with particular reference to the socio-economic and cultural issues related to the analysis, history and management of cultural heritage and cultural property; the history of  institutions, policies, socio-economic and cultural aspects of welfare systems and their links to wars, pandemics and social change.
 
Although mainly focussed on the area of Analysis and Management of Cultural Heritage, candidates must be open to interacting with the different areas of IMT School, in particular on frontier cross-disciplinary research problems related to the analysis and management of systems as well as innovative methodologies of data analysis.
Candidates must possess an excellent record of publications and a proven record of achievements, a clear interest and experience in promoting and leading research activities and groups, a specific experience and interest in teaching at postgraduate level and supervising doctoral students. All activities at IMT School, including teaching, are carried out in English. An adequate proficiency in the English language is required.

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Statistics, Econometrics, Machine Learning

The deadline for expressions of interest is April 30th, 2022 at 23:59 (italian time)
Ideal candidates should have a track record of internationally recognized research in statistics, econometrics, or machine learning together with a strong background in economics. We are looking for outstanding candidates with an excellent track record of applying advanced statistical methods to analyze economic systems. The position is part of the School's initiative to broaden its activities in data science, develop applications in different domains, and foster its interdisciplinary development.
Candidates must possess an excellent record of publications and a proven record of achievements, a clear interest, and experience in promoting and leading research activities, a specific experience in teaching at the postgraduate level, and supervising doctoral students. All activities at IMT School, including teaching, are carried out in English.

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Tenure Track (ricercatore a tempo determinato ai sensi della legge 240/2010 art. 24 c. 3 lett. B)

IMT School examined the high number of expressions of interest received for the positions in:

and remarked on the elevated quality of the candidates.
The results of this phase lead to the decision to open three public calls for fixed-term Assistant Professor positions  (ricercatore a tempo determinato ai sensi della legge 240/2010 articolo 24 comma 3 lettera b)) in the specific scientific areas of:

  • Economic Policy (SSD SECS-P/02 - POLITICA ECONOMICA)
  • Economics (SSD SECS-P/08 – ECONOMIA E GESTIONE DELLE IMPRESE)
  • Applied Physic (SSD FIS/07 – FISICA APPLICATA)

For further details, please follow the following link.

Deadline for application: June 20th, 13.00 italian time