[artinfo] i-node vacancy

Katerina Karoussos kkaroussos at gmail.com
Mon Feb 25 16:31:21 CET 2013

Vacancy: Advisory Professor -Part-time PhD/ Postdoc Supervisor
at the I-Node of the Planetary Collegium
The Island of Kefalonia - Greece
Title: (SP/I-Node)
Job Description:
The Supervisor will develop innovative policies 
aimed at defining the profile of the I-Node and 
at giving an impulse to the international 
character of the Planetary Collegium research 
programmes. He or she will be an initiator in 
research reform projects based on 
transdisciplinarily towards the I-Node's main 
research area on Syncretic Strategies towards 
Art, Science and Technology.


§   Ph.D. in a relevant transdisciplinary field of SciArt and technology;
§  experience in supervising Ph.D. students;
§  reputation in the research area, as evidenced 
by a substantial list of publications in 
internationally recognized journals and/or 
conference proceedings;
§   abreast of international developments in the above mention field;
§   thorough grounding in transdisciplinary methodology;
§   international orientation, as evidenced by 
participation in international research projects 
and research networks;
§   focus on  transdisciplinary aims and fully 
committed to working closely with other 
§  proven experience with administrative and organizational tasks;
§  solid track record in acquiring external 
funding from indirect and contract sources;

Main Duties and Responsibilities:
·         Supervise the research updates for the 
three mandatory ten-day face-to-face Composite 
Sessions each year. It is required to attend all 
meetings and participate as needed.

·         Apart from these meetings, the 
supervisor should keep online contact with the 
PhD/ Postdoc candidates on a regular basis.

·         Participate in broader activities of 
the Planetary Collegium group (conferences, 
exhibitions etc.)

·         Overseeing of qualification standards for prospective students;

Other Relevant Details:

·         The selection process may include a 
trial session and/or an assessment to be held in 
I-Node's spring session, 9-18 April. The 
employment contract - appointed as Consultancy 
Service-will have a duration of two years.

·         The salary will be in accordance with 
the enrolled PhD/Postdoc candidates, with a 
maximum of ¤700 per student/per year. (This 
includes travel expenses to and from the 
session's venues.)

Applicants are requested to write a letter of 
interest in which they describe their abilities 
and motivation, accompanied by a full curriculum 
Letters of interest and CVs should be sent before 
March 9, 2013, to: 
<mailto:ionionode at gmail.com>ionionode at gmail.com
Please mention the Job title (SP/I-Node) in the "Subject" line of your email .
Any other correspondence in response to this 
announcement will not be dealt with.

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