Analysis of innovation in the bio-pharmaceutical industry: the value of advanced therapies

1 Research Project Grant position
(Deadline May 18th, 2021 12:00 )

Bio-pharmaceutical innovation; Advanced Therapies; Technological Change

As part of the research activities of the AXES research unit, the IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca is seeking one research collaborator with experience in the analysis of microdata and the study of pharmaceutical innovation.
The candidate must possess the following skills:
(i) knowledge of Stata;
(ii) experience on the analysis of large datasets;
(iii) ability in writing research reports in English.
Perspective applicants should hold a Master's degree in Economics or related areas.
Research activity on: big data and pharmaceutical innovation; technological change; advanced therapies. In particular, analysis of a large dataset of clinical trials, drugs, and patents with a special focus on innovation in the field of advanced therapies (gene and cell therapies).


Formal requirements
  • A Master's degree in Economics, or related field;
  • Knowledge of STATA;
  • Experience on the analysis of large datasets;
  • An excellent command of the English language and ability to write research reports in English.
Gross amount

€ 15343.28 year 


1 year, renewable 

Job Research Unit: 
Job Contract Type: 
Borsa a progetto - Project fellowship


Apply ONLINE only.

Before filling in the application form, please read thoroughly the full call and collect all the files you may need:


  • Personal info and contact info (compulsory);
  • University degree (compulsory);
  • PhD (compulsory only if stated in the full call).


  • The scanned copy of a valid identity document (Passport or Identity Card - compulsory);
  • Your CV in English (compulsory).