The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP) is a scientific research institute located in Trieste, Italy. The center's mission is to foster the growth of advanced studies and Research in physics and mathematics, particularly in developing countries. The center operates under the umbrella of UNESCO and has the mandate to promote international scientific cooperation and capacity building, particularly in developing countries.
The ICTP offers a range of programs and activities, including research fellowships, training courses, workshops, and conferences, all aimed at advancing Research and building scientific capacity in developing countries. The center has a strong focus on interdisciplinary Research and brings together scientists from different fields to collaborate on projects and exchange ideas.
The ICTP has played a significant role in training and mentoring scientists from developing countries and has contributed to numerous breakthroughs in physics and mathematics.
Research Scientist position is available at ICTP : This Scientific Research position includes the following Essential responsibilities
- Provide guidance and mentoring to postdoctoral fellows and any associates, visitors, or fellows collaborating on these research projects along with M.Sc. and Ph.D. students.
- Set up wide cooperation with scientists from developing countries, identify their scientific needs related to their expertise, and formulate an appropriate recommendation for incorporation within ICTP programs.
- Organize ICTP meetings and activities in their field and organize ICTP external activities, predominantly in developing countries, in their area of Research.
- Apply for and manage individual research grants. Participate in the programs of ICTP Partner Institutes.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS for this position
- Doctoral degree (Ph.D.) or equivalent in Cosmology, Astroparticle Physics, High Energy Physics or a related field.
- At least four years of relevant professional research experience in Astroparticle Physics, High Energy Physics, Cosmology, or related field and demonstrated professional knowledge in the field of Cosmology
How to Apply
Please submit an online application along with their research statement to the ICTP Personnel Office (email: firstname.lastname@example.org). Indicate Research Scientist post no. 1ITSC 0890TP in the subject line.
Closing date: 24-FEB-2023