The Scuola Normale Superiore announces a selection, based on work to date and an interview, for a research contract under the following project, «Governance regimes and systemic performance in higher education». The successful candidate shall carry out research activities finalized to collect and to analyze quali-quantitative data on the reform of systemic governance in higher education in 15 EU countries, as pursued from the mid-1990s. The research shall use both quantitative and qualitative methods (especially QCA).
The duration of contract is 2 years, and the estimated start of the research activity is January 2016. The gross annual remuneration, inclusive of all taxes, is €23.334 (for a total amount of €46.668). Applications must be received by November 30, 2015, at the Scuola Normale.
Candidates are invited to read the official announcement published on the website of Scuola Normale Superiore at this address and carefully follow its detailed instructions on requirements, application procedures, and important dates. Applications are invited from candidates who have completed a PhD in Political Sciences, Sociology or Social Sciences.