Ca’ Foscari invites applications for a tenure-track position for an Assistant Professor in the area of: Informatics
Ca’ Foscari is engaged in achieving a world-class scientific environment, recruiting the best talents worldwide. Our talented young researchers and experienced senior professors collaborate to make Ca’ Foscari a stimulating environment for career development and freedom of research. Our University is committed to achieving excellence in research, funding promising researchers and developing international partnerships. As a leading research university, Ca’ Foscari has set a new agenda designed around six global challenges, exploring cutting-edge research directions that cross disciplinary boundaries.
Ca’ Foscari is looking for a researcher of Informatics capable of inspiring students to become game-changers in their own fields and to make a genuine difference in the world.
The position is at the Department of Environmental Sciences, Informatics and Statistics.
The Department (DAIS) was created after combining three departments (Environmental Sciences, Informatics and Statistics); it is engaged in multidisciplinary research, carried out by brilliant researchers in the fields of environmental systems analysis, management and modelization of environmental and informatic systems, climate studies, complexity, preservation of cultural heritage and sustainability.
The outstanding research activity generates a significant impact on educational activities, as exemplified by the number of programmes we offer such as Environmental Sciences, Informatics, Conservation Science and Technology for Cultural Heritage, as well as a multidisciplinary PhD programme in Science and Management of Climate Change.
On the teaching side, the assistant professor will be involved in both basic and advanced computer science courses, at graduate and undergraduate levels, in particular for the new master program in “Digital and Public Humanities”:
Her/his scientific activity should contribute to the enhancement of the scientific production in computer science at the Department, while promoting international and national research projects, included interdisciplinary projects, and technological transfer activities
Since its foundation in 1868, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice has been a leader in Economics and Foreign Languages and Cultures. Today, Ca’ Foscari is exploring new frontiers in research, focusing on Climate Change, Digital Humanities, Digital and Social Innovation, and Nanosciences. An intellectual powerhouse of international repute in the heart of the city of Venice, Ca’ Foscari provides a one-of-a-kind blend of scientific research, cultural heritage and history, offering a life-changing experience to its students and researchers, with a transformative impact on the local community.
Ca’ Foscari University of Venice has also obtained the full Human Resources Strategy for Researchers certificate, a set of initiatives to improve work conditions for researchers and to attract talents worldwide. Ca’ Foscari provides applicants with exclusive services and onboarding initiatives. Our Housing office will help you search for a suitable and convenient accommodation, matching your needs and preferences with the available options.
If you are a non-Italian applicant or if you have resided outside of Italy for more than 3 years, you will benefit from a favorable tax treatment for the first 4 years of the contract.
Read the call here: https://www.unive.it/data/38002/?id=2020-UNVE000-0013281Continue reading
|Title||Assistant Professor in the area of Informatics|
|Employer||Ca’ Foscari University of Venice|
|Job location||Dorsoduro 3246, 30123 Venezia|
|Published||March 3, 2020|
|Application deadline||March 30, 2020|
|Job types||Assistant / Associate Professor,   Tenure Track  |
|Fields||Informatics,   Computing in Social science, Arts and Humanities,   Computational Sciences  |