Economic Policy

1 Assistant Professor position
(Deadline June 20th, 2022 13:00 )

Economic Policy, Policy evaluation, Market Regulation, Sustainability, Green economy, Ecological Economics



The candidate will join the interdisciplinary research landscape of the IMT School and will contribute to its further development. Among the relevant topics of general interest for the School, IMT wants to particularly invest in the themes of sustainability, green economy and ecological economics. The candidate will contribute to the consolidation of these themes, also in interaction with multiple research areas of the School, through an excellent publication output, an intense multidisciplinary scientific collaboration with researchers both inside and outside IMT, participation in and coordination of national and international research projects, supervision of PhD students and teaching at the doctoral level on themes related to sustainability.


excellent researcher who studies the objectives, tools and methods of intervention in the economy, also at the sectoral level, of the State and other independent Authorities, both national and supranational, the comparison of economic policies, the programming of macro and microeconomic aggregates, international policies and their coordination, the functions and role of economic institutions.


SECS-P/02 - Politica Economica

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Ricercatore tempo determinato (legge 240/2010 art.24 comma 3 lettera b) ) - Tenure Track Assistant Professor

Selection procedure and criteria

Selection procedure conditions are transparent and are based on international standards.


A Selection Committee, appointed by the Director, assesses all applications on the basis online application info and - if provided - reference letters. Applicants selected on the basis of the preliminary analysis are interviewed at the Job Market Meetings in which the Institute is planning to participate, if applicable to the specific academic sector. Alternatively, individual preliminary interviews may also be conducted at IMT or by conference call. Travel expenses to Lucca for the preliminary interview will not be reimbursed. Shortlisted candidates are invited for a Job Market Presentation open to IMT faculty members and students. Travel expenses for the Job Market Presentation will be reimbursed.

Selection Criteria

The evaluation criteria are based on: Quality of research activity, including publications in peer-reviewed journals and references; Research organization experience and participation in international/national research projects and research periods in public and private institutions (academic and non-academic); Relevance of the candidate's profile for the development of IMT's research activities; Teaching, mentoring and supervision experience; Motivation; Excellent knowledge of English, both written and spoken; As well as any other requirements as specified in the advertisement.


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 Ph.D. (compulsory) 


  • Your CV in English (compulsory);
  • One research paper (published or working paper): compulsory.
    Shortlisted candidates will be asked to present this research paper in the final stage of the selection.
    Additional papers can be submitted for evaluation if desired (to be attached to your application in a single zip file where indicated in the online form). Please check the full call for further information about additional papers.