08/07/2021

Experienced Researcher in Sustainable and Smart Mobility, Department of International Research Projects - ERAdiate+, University of Zilina, Slovakia

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    University of Zilina
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Economics
    EngineeringCivil engineering
    Information science
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Established Researcher (R3)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    15/09/2021 20:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Slovakia › Žilina
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    37,5
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/10/2021
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    KOR/4499/2021

OFFER DESCRIPTION

The Department of International Research Projects – ERAdiate+ at the University of Zilina, Slovakia is looking for a candidate to grow its research team in Sustainable and Smart Mobility. 

The candidate would be joining a small but dynamic international research team with excellent European and International  Research and Innovation projects: Projects – ERAdiate | Enhancing Research and innovAtion dimension of the University of Zilina (uniza.sk)

Required qualification:

  • Finished third level of university studies (PhD. or equivalent) preferably on sustainable transport and mobility.

One or more following research fields are expected to be covered:

  • Statistics and data analysis;
  • Spatial Planning and Sustainable Communities;
  • Local Governance, Development & Innovation;
  • Traffic Management and Road Safety;
  • Transport Economics and Operations;
  • Behavioural Change and Active Travel;
  • Transport Modelling and Simulation
  • Decarbonisation of mobility;
  • SMART solutions, e.g. Smart Cities, Access & Pricing;
  • Cooperative and complex mobility systems.

Work description:

  • Ability to conduct a complex research project in the research field(s) specified above;
  • Acting as expert for advancing research on sustainable transport and mobility;
  • Independent applied scientific research on par with international standards;
  • Acquisition of research funds from European and international funding programs (including publications in high-ranked scientific journals and recognised scientific conferences);
  • Enhancing the international network and contacts of the ERAdiate+ Team.

Work Place: University of Žilina, Slovak Republic

Expected start of the on-situ contract: October 2021 (or later)

Fixed-Term Work Contract with a possibility of extension.

Attractive salary depending on qualification, experience, and achievements of the applicant.

 

 

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Benefits

Fixed-Term Work Contract with a possibility of extension.

Attractive salary depending on qualification, experience, and achievements of the applicant.

International environment.

Selection process

Selected candidates will be invited for an interview (physical or online).

Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    TechnologyDating techniques
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    4 - 10
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    TechnologyTransport technology
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    4 - 10

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
    Engineering: PhD or equivalent
  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Excellent

Skills/Qualifications

  • Finished third level of university studies (PhD. or equivalent) preferably on sustainable transport and mobility.
  • One or more following research fields are expected to be covered:
    • Statistics and data analysis;
    • Spatial Planning and Sustainable Communities;
    • Local Governance, Development & Innovation;
    • Traffic Management and Road Safety;
    • Transport Economics and Operations;
    • Behavioural Change and Active Travel;
    • Transport Modelling and Simulation
    • Decarbonisation of mobility;
    • SMART solutions, e.g. Smart Cities, Access & Pricing;
    • Cooperative and complex mobility systems.
  • Required documents (in English):
    • Application for the job position
    • Curriculum Vitae
    • Copies of the university diplomas
    • Declaration of truthfulness of the data provided in attached documents.

The selected candidates will be asked to provide extract/s from the criminal record not older than three months before the start of employment.

The selected candidates who completed their study abroad will be asked to provide recognition of foreign diplomas (study) before the start of the contract.

Applications with signed copies of the documents should be sent by 31st of August, 2021 to the following address:

Žilinská univerzita v Žiline, Oddelenie personálnej a sociálnej práce, Univerzitná 8215/1, 010 26 Žilina, Slovenská republika,

or alternatively by e-mail to tatiana.kovacikova@uniza.sk (scans of the signed documents are required).

Information about personal data protection is available on the UNIZA web site: https://www.uniza.sk/index.php/en/university/general-information/protection-of-personal-data

Specific Requirements

Requirements:

  • Experience in European R&I projects in one or more of the research fields specified below;
  • Very good track record with respect to scientific publications in high level international journals (h-index 4 or more).
  • Excellent communication skills in English;
  • Enthusiasm for unconventional solutions, creativity and visionary power;

 

 

 

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
University of Žilina, Slovakia
Slovakia
Žilina
01026
Univerzitná 8215/3A

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