Scientometrics: analytics of large datasets of patents and scientific publications

1 Visiting Professor position


Bibliometrics; Geo-referencing of scientific publications; Analysis of scientists’ career patterns


The position involves specific and qualified research activities; supervising research activity of PhDs and conducting research seminars.


Visiting professor interested in the analysis of a large scale integrated database of scientific publications and patents; content analysis of the publications/patents, geo-reference scientific production/patents and analyze the careers of scientists and inventors. Publications on top international scientific journal. Excellent knowledge of English, both written and spoken. Advanced knowledge of Phyton data processing ecosystem and NoSQL database as well as the main data repositories of scientific publications and patents.

Formal requirements:

A PhD in Physics, Mathematics, Economics or in a related field and a strong publication record in interdisciplinary journal.

Specific requirements:

Candidates must have an excellent record of high-impact international publications. Candidates should demonstrate enthusiasm for performing applied research in an interdisciplinary research institute.

Scientific area:

13/A4 – Economia applicata

Research Area:
Economics and Institutional Change
Research Unit:
LIME - Laboratory of Innovation Management and Economics
Type of contract:
Collaborazione coordinata e continuativa
Gross remuneration:

about 5.700 euro


about 6 months

Full call:
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Director Decree Selection Committee:
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Final decree:
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Recruitment Program Principles and Standards


Apply ONLINE only.
Before starting prepare the application attachments and information as listed below.


  • Personal info and contact info (compulsory)


  • Your CV in English (compulsory)