25/05/2018
Science 4 Refugees

Foreign academic staff

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    University of Latvia
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Biological sciencesBiology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    01/09/2021 09:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Latvia › Riga
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Other
  • JOB STATUS
    Other
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    06/01/2019

OFFER DESCRIPTION

Open competition for foreign academic staff selection within the framework of Project Applications Selection Round of  Specific Objective 8.2.2  "To Strengthen Academic Staff of Higher Education Institutions in the Areas of Strategic Specialization"

“Academic Staff Renewal and Continuing Professional Development at the University of Latvia”

 

The aim of the Project – to promote the employment of foreign academic staff in the study direction “Natural Sciences”, thus, contributing to the internationalization, export and international competitiveness of the University of Latvia.

Project results – 30% of the foreign academic staff who have received ESF funding continue to work as academic staff at the University of Latvia.

Project time period - from 4th quarter of 2018 to 3rd quarter of 2022, with minimum project participation set at 6 months.

Requirements and selection criteria for the beneficiaries:

  1. Persons who have been employed in the academic position of any accredited foreign higher education institution during the previous five years;
  2. Persons holding the doctoral degree in the corresponding field of science or the equivalent field of science;
  3. Persons who have relevant scientific and academic work experience;
  4. Persons who can run e-studies Web-based environment;
  5. Persons who have participated in at least three international conferences with a presentation / report;
  6. Persons who have published monographs and scientific articles, including in the indexed issues (at least three);
  7. Partnership or participation in projects;
  8. Excellent knowledge of foreign languages, especially English, and skills to use it for studies and methodological work.
  9. Areas of work – biology, molecular and cell biology, study programmes – bachelor, master and doctoral study programme “Biology” and higher profession study programma “Medicine”.

When applying for ESF funding, the following documents are required:

  1. Application – Annex 1
  2. CV - Europass or in a free form with respect to the above requirements and conditions

More Information

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Faculty of Biology
Latvia
Riga
LV1004
1 Jelgavas Street

EURAXESS offer ID: 309163

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