This 18-month research fellowship might be of interest to young scholars in human geography able to speak and read Italian, and whose research interests focus on the geography of harbours, in hinterland corridors and energy infrastructures. The position is at the Department of Economy, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice. However, please note that the research fellow is NOT expected to live in Venice, or close-by, but needs to take their residence in Italy. It is expected that the research fellow will start their work in January, 2024.
For questions, please contact the tutor and scientific coordinator, Stefano Soriani email@example.com , Professor of Economic and Political Geography.
Deadline for applications on 04/12/2023 at noon (Rome time). The application form is online at the copied links at the ned of the email.
The shortlist of the candidates admitted to the interview (and the exact date of the interview, and the online link, or any postponement) will be published on the University’s webpage on 07/12/2023(http://www.unive.it/data/28899/).
Interviews will take place online on 11/12/2023.
Stipend: € 21.618,11 per year, gross (around € 1400 net per month).
Funding Programme: funding – PNRR_PE9 Project Growing Resilient Inclusive and Sustainable (GRINS). Title of the project: Spoke 7- Investments in ports, in hinterland corridors and in energy infrastructures: socio- economic and territorial impacts, with a special focus on coastal metropolitan areas.
Abstract: The research project considers main development and investment projects in port infrastructures and in hinterland corridors, with the aim to assess the most important socio-economic and territorial impacts, with a special focus on coastal metropolitan areas. Particular attention will be paid to investments in energy transition in port areas. The project deals with the national context, yet it will focus particularly on Venice, Genoa, Naples and Bari.
Minimum requirements: candidates are expected to hold a master’s degree in the subjects of the research project, or related disciplines.
- Ph.D. degree;
- Completion of doctoral programme while awaiting the award of the degree;
- research experience in economics and geography of harbours and transportation;
- Specialization diplomas and certificates of attendance at postgraduate specialization courses, obtained in Italy or abroad;
- Experience in documented research activities at public and private institutions in Italy or abroad;
- other titles
The interview will aim to assess the short-listed candidates’ skills and expertise on the following subjects:
- specialized literature on port development and transport systems’ organisation, both from a socio-economic and territorial perspective;
- knowledge of English.
Further details in the call at Ca’ Foscari’s website.
The call in English can be downloaded at this link: https://www.unive.it/data/28825/
Department of Economics PNRR project: GRINS_PE0000018-CUP: H73C22000930001- Spoke 7 – Investments in ports, in hinterland corridors and in energy infrastructures: socio-economic and territorial impacts, with a special focus on coastal metropolitan areas- DEADLINE December 4th 2023 AT 12:00 ITALIAN TIME
The call in Italian can be downloaded here https://www.unive.it/data/17967/
Dipartimento di Economia PNRR progetto: GRINS_PE0000018-CUP: H73C22000930001- Spoke 7 – Investimenti nei porti, nei corridoi degli hinterland portuali, nelle infrastrutture energetiche: impatti socio-economici e territoriali, con un focus particolare sulle aree metropolitane costiere- SCADE IL 04/12/2023 ORE 12:00 ORA ITALIANA