Wednesday, September 18, 2013

JOB: Tenured faculty positions @ IMT Lucca (Italy)

(apologies for multiple postings)

Dear all,

IMT Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca ( is currently
accepting expressions of interest for tenured faculty positions. The
Institute is actively seeking candidates with scientific expertise in: (i)
statistics, computer science, applied mathematics, or engineering, with a
distinctive quantitative approach and with interest in at least one of the
areas of systems modeling and analysis, data mining, machine learning,
computational statistics, numerical analysis, and in their application to
cyber-physical or socio-economical systems; (ii) computer
engineering/computer science with interest in computing infrastructures,
performance evaluation, parallel and distributed computing, and real-time
systems; (iii) complex networks and graph theory, and their application to
the analysis of the properties and of the dynamics of large-scale social,
economic, financial, biological, and technological networks; (iv)
mathematics, probability theory, stochastic processes, and their application
to management science, economics, and financial analysis.

Expressions of interest from exceptional candidates of all ranks in areas
beyond those listed above, yet still aligned with the mission of IMT, are
also welcome.

Candidates must have a strong theoretical background, an excellent record of
high-impact international publications, a remarkable ability in leading
research groups, and demonstrated experience in conducting/coordinating
international projects. While the ability to teach PhD courses in English is
mandatory, knowledge of Italian is not required.

Interested candidates must apply by filling in the online application form

The deadline for expressions of interest is October 14th 2013.

IMT Lucca is a research university within the Italian public higher
education system. IMT strives to establish itself as a research center that
promotes cutting-edge research in key areas, structuring its PhD Program in
close connection with research, to attract top students, researchers and
scholars through competitive international selections, and to contribute to
technological innovation, economic growth and social development. IMT
provides an interdisciplinary research environment, blending scientific
competences of economics and management science, engineering, computer
science, physics, political sciences, and management of cultural heritage,
striving to reach the fusion of theoretical comprehension and practical
relevance in concrete applications.

Sara L. Olson
IMT Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca Piazza San Ponziano, 6
55100 Lucca - Italy
Tel: +39 0583 4326 597
Fax: +39 0583 4326 565
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