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The Cyprus Institute (CyI) is a European non-profit science and technology oriented Educational and Research Institution based in Cyprus and led by an acclaimed Board of Trustees. The research agenda of the CyI are pursued at its four Research Centers: the Computation-based Science and Technology Research Center (CaSToRC), the Science and Technology in Archaeology and Culture Research Center (STARC), the Energy Environment Water Research Center (EEWRC) and the Climate and Atmospheric Research Center (CARE-C). Considerable cross-center interaction is a characteristic of the Institute’s culture.
CyI invites applications for the position of the Director of the Climate and Atmosphere Research Center (CARE-C). CARE-C is one of the four, and the most recent, Research Centres of the CyI. It has been established in the framework of the EU H2020 Teaming project “EMME-CARE” (Eastern Mediterranean and Middle East Climate and Atmosphere Research Centre), in cooperation with the EU Advanced Partners Max Planck Institute for Chemistry (Germany), University of Helsinki (Finland) and the Commissariat à l'énergie atomique et aux énergies alternatives (France), with the ambition to serve as a Centre of Excellence in Climate and Atmospheric research for the entire EMME region.
The Director of CARE-C will be responsible for leading, planning, strategy implementation, and management of the operations of CARE-C. CARE-C is autonomous in terms of its research and internal functions, while also a constituent Center of the CyI. The Director of CARE-C is a member of the CARE-C Management Board as well as the CyI senior leadership team and attends the President’s Management Council and the CyI Academic Committee. The successful candidate will, among other responsibilities, promote the overall scientific excellence and reputation of the CARE-C and the CyI in the EMME region, Europe and worldwide, ensure appropriate mentoring and training of young scientists to become international leaders in the scientific areas of the Centre, develop new regional and international partnerships (academic as well as from the public and private sectors), and promote innovation and entrepreneurship and support end-user needs towards achieving a green and sustainable future.
The selected candidate will lead an international team of over 90 research and technical staff, within a highly attractive working environment where English is the required working language for both research and administration. S/he will work in Cyprus, and will be offered a Professorship appointment with an internationally attractive salary and benefits package, commensurate to his/her high degree of responsibility and qualifications.
The Director will be directly responsible for:
Other responsibilities as a Professor at the CyI
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For full consideration, interested applicants should process their application at The Cyprus Institute JobBoard (http://jobboard.cyi.ac.cy/) based on the instructions given. Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae including a letter of interest, list of publications, vision statement and a list of five references (including contact information) (all documentation should be in English and in PDF Format). For further information, please contact Ms Christiana Melodias, (firstname.lastname@example.org). Please note that applications which do not follow the announcement’s guidelines will not be considered.
Recruitment will continue until the position is filled.
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Friday, May 28, 2021
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Saturday, July 31, 2021