Data Collection on stakeholders in manufactural districts

1 Research Collaborator position

(Deadline August 9th, 2017 12:00 Italian time - mezzogiorno ora italiana)


Complex Systems, Complex Networks Production Data Collection


IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca is searching a research collaborator in order to start the Openmaker activity by managing relations with companies and stakeholders whose data will be further analysed. This dataset will be the basis of IMT activity in the project. In particular the selected person should operate in the framework of Openmaker project in order to identify traditional manufacturers/makers/stakeholders potentially interested to makers’ know-how and skills, to profile them and the organization/enterprises they represent (name, activity, position, etc.), identify their presence on the web and social networks (twitter, FB, etc.), ask permission to monitor their web interactions. In order to accomplish such task we look for a candidate with both organizing and technical skills and a referred background and proved experience in dealing with the scientific community of complex systems and network theory.

Formal requirements:

Degree in Economics, Political Science or related fields.

Specific requirements:

Experience of concepts of complex systems and network theory, organizational skills, knowledge of interactions between public sector, private and third sector.


Openmaker - Harnessing the power of Digital Social Platforms to shake up makers and manufacturing entrepreneurs towards a European Open Manufacturing ecosystem

Research Area:
Economics, Management Science, and Complex Systems
Research Unit:
NETWORKS - Complex Networks
Type of contract:
Contratto di lavoro autonomo
Gross remuneration:

€ 6.000,00


1 year

Full call:
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Director Decree Selection Committee:
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Official selection calendar:
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Preliminary shortlist:
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on September 14, 2017 at 10.00 Italian Time

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)
  • Number of your Identity Document (Passport or Identity Card) (compulsory)
  • University degree and ongoing PhD (compulsory)


  • Your CV in English (compulsory)