Research activity in business organization and organizational behavior

1 Research Collaborator position
(Deadline October 15th, 2019 12:00 )

Behavioral economics, decision-making, business organization, economic and organizational behavior

The candidate must be an out-of-the box thinker who is able to navigate uncertainty in addressing new research areas at the Intesa Sanpaolo Innovation Center - Neuroscience lab. Typical tasks include:
  • strengthening research in organizational behavior and behavioral economy fields at the IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca;
  • using collected data to generate innovative scientific papers at the intersection of neuroscience, psychology, and organizational business;
  • contributing to the scientific community by drafting and creating interdisciplinary works and reviews based on detailed literature searches;
  • following cross-institutional research activities as to what path should be generated by business and neuroscience;
  • collaborating with a multidisciplinary team at the forefront of innovation to generate high quality case studies and white papers.

IMT Lucca invites applications for a Senior Research Collaborator with a background in business organization and organizational behavior. The candidate should preferentially, but not necessarily, have a multidisciplinary expertise in organizational psychology and behavioral strategy to research, collect data and publish results at Intesa Sanpaolo Innovation Center Lab - Neuroscience.

Formal requirements
  • PhD in Economics, Cognitive Neuroscience, Psychology or Management;
  • An excellent knowledge of both written and spoken English is required.
Specific requirements
  • The candidate should have a professional background to work in a highly collaborative and multidisciplinary team while possessing the independence and confidence to interface senior management at corporate level;
  • The candidate should possess the experience to generate knowledge outside academic environments to the benefit of the social, cultural and economic development (third mission activities);
  • Previous experience in publishing research papers in behavioral economy and organizational behavior will be considered a plus.
Gross amount

€ 27.350/year


1 year, renewable 

Job Research Unit: 
Job Contract Type: 
Assegno di ricerca


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).