The Scuola Normale Superiore announces a selection, based on work to date, for a research contract as part of the research project “Democracy in the EU and the Potential of a European Society (DEMOS)”. The research fellow will study mobilization campaigns on labour issues with particular attention to new forms of protest of precarious workers through semi-structured interviews, protest event analysis and discourse analysis of documents of social movement organizations.
- Duration of the contract: 1 year (estimated starting: late December 2019)
- Total gross remuneration, inclusive of all taxes: € 23.787,00
- Application deadline: the application must be registered online by 23.59 (Italian time) of 5th December 2019.
Applications received and registered online after the deadline, for reasons not attributable to the Scuola, will not be admitted to the selection.
Information about the selection procedure can be found below. Candidates are invited to read the official announcement (Bando) and to follow exclusively its detailed instructions should they decide to apply.
Applications are invited from candidates who have completed a PhD in Political Sciences or Sociology. Candidates who have completed the aforementioned degrees abroad may also apply, if said degrees are recognized as equivalent to Italian degrees.
How to apply
Candidates with all the aforementioned requisites who wish to participate in the selection process must submit their application using exclusively the online procedure (SerSe) available on the Scuola’s website at https://serse.sns.it/en/. No other submission method will be accepted.
At first candidates shall register themselves in SerSe and then, once received a confirmation email to the email address indicated by them, they shall select on the homepage the specific call they are interested to. Candidates having already registered themselves in SerSe shall use the same access credentials to enter in the online procedure and submit their application.
The email address indicated by candidates during the online registration is the official means of communication relating to this selection. Any change must be communicated promptly to the email address email@example.com.
The online application must include also the following documents:
- the scanned copy of a valid identification document (mandatory – the document shall not exceed 1 Mb);
- a curriculum vitae containing a detailed description of the studies and professional experience (mandatory);
- the publications, including also the PhD thesis, and any other document that the candidate believes may be useful to the evaluation of her/his application;
- a list of the submitted publications (mandatory).
In order to submit the documents listed above, candidates shall upload them as attachments (PDF format is recommended). Only if direct upload is not possible, exceptionally one or more publications can be provided extra online procedure, delivering them directly or by mail or courier to the following address: Ufficio Protocollo of the Scuola Normale Superiore, Via del Castelletto, n. 11, 56126 Pisa (Italy). Please consider that the documents provided extra online procedure must arrive at the Ufficio Protocollo (Documents Registry Office) of the Scuola Normale by the deadline; documents which will arrive after the deadline will not be considered even though the postmark shows an earlier date.
After the online application has been received and registered, it will not be possible for candidates to change or integrate it with further documents.
In case of problems in registering the online application, for administrative information or questions, candidates can write an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call the phone numbers (0039) 050/509723 and (0039) 050/509771.