Construction and analysis of a large scale biomedical publication

1 Research Collaborator position

Bibliometric analysis, Content analysis, Geo-referencing of scientific publications, Analysis of scientific careers
Research assistant for the construction of a large scale integrated database of biomedical publications; the researcher will write code in Python to build a NoSQL database, perform content analysis of the publications, geo-reference scientific production and analyze the careers of biomedical scientists
Formal requirements:
Advanced knowledge of Phyton, Phyton data processing ecosystem and NoSQL database. Publications on scientific journal. Excellent knowledge of English, both written and spoken.
Specific requirements:
A PhD in Physics, Computer Science or in a related field is preferable. The candidate must have demonstrated very strong computer science and mathematical skills and have experience publishing in high impact academic journals.
Research Area:
Economics and Institutional Change
Research Unit:
LIME - Laboratory of Innovation Management and Economics
Type of contract:
Contratto di lavoro autonomo
Gross remuneration:
€ 15.500,00 in total
12 months
Full call:
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Director Decree Selection Committee:
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Calendar latest update:
March 17th, 2015
Official selection calendar:
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Preliminary shortlist:
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March 30th, 2015 from 11:00am - Piazza San Francesco, 19 Lucca
Final ranking:
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Final decree:
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