Research position As a partner institution in the PlaCe Innovative Training Network (ITN), the Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology in the National Centre for Scientific Research “Demokritos” (NCSR Demokritos), Athens, Greece offers a fully funded 36-month position for doctoral training and research on the topic of A Diachronic Study of the Design and Technology of Attic Transport Jars. PlaCe ITN NCSR “Demokritos” is a partner in the Horizon 2020 MSCA-ETN-ITN.
This high-profile Innovative Training Network aims to train Early-Stage Researchers (ESRs) to conduct state-of-the-art, science-based research on the provenance, use, and technology of plasters and ceramics, in pre-modern societies in different regions of the eastern Mediterranean.
Financial Support and Employment Conditions This Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) ITN offers a competitive and attractive salary and working conditions. The successful candidate will receive a gross salary in accordance with the MSCA regulations for Early-Stage Researchers; it includes living and mobility allowances, and a family allowance, if the researcher is married or with children. The exact salary will be confirmed upon appointment. Tuition fees: covered by PlaCe-ITN Employment basis: Temporary for specified duration of the contract: 36 months without provisions for extension Maximum hours per week: 40 (full-time)
The successful candidate is expected to have a Master’s degree in archaeology, earth or materials science, cultural heritage, heritage science or a related field, and a good Bachelor’s degree in a cognate discipline. Applicants should have a strong commitment to scientific research, an independent and well-organized working style, the motivation to produce high quality work, an ability to work in an interdisciplinary team, excellent interpersonal and communicative skills, proven ability in presentation and good oral and written communication skills in English.
National Centre for Scientific Research “Demokritos”
Greece › Athens
03 May 2021