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The Cyprus Institute (CyI) is a European non-profit science and technology institution based in Cyprus with a local and regional mission. The research program of the Cyprus Institute is pursued mainly through its three research centers: the Computation-based Science and Technology Research Center (CaSToRC), the Science and Technology in Archaeology Research Center (STARC), and the Energy, Environment & Water Research Center (EEWRC). Considerable cross-center interaction is a characteristic of the Institute’s culture.
The CyI invites applications for a Scientific Coordinator position from highly motivated professionals with strong administrative, organizational and communication skills to advance and coordinate part of its research portfolio. Research projects at CyI involve collaborations with national and international institutions as well as educational and training activities. The position offers excellent possibilities for professional development and advancement for highly motivated individuals.
Description of the position
The Cyprus Institute invites applications of highly motivated individuals who are interested in scientific proposal coordination and writing in fields of research related to CaSToRC activities. The successful candidate will take responsibility for implementing CaSToRC related proposals and coordinating the writing of others including the CaSToRC teaming proposal for phase-2. In addition, he/she is expected to identify funding opportunities in the appropriate fields of the center and to drive the implementation of funded projects and communication with partners with minimal guidance.
The successful candidate will work with a main focus on implementing and coordinating the writing of research projects. They will be primarily engaged in:
The appointment will be for a fixed term of one (1) year with a prospect for renewal for an additional of two (2) years depending on the availability of funds and performance. The salary range will be commensurate with the experience and qualifications of the successful candidate.
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The candidate should have a scientific background suitable for the initiation and administrative management of research projects related to computational science. Proven experience in the management of research projects will be considered an advantage. The position requires a proactive, creative, independently thinking person with passion for promoting science and technology.
Additional preferred skills:
For full consideration, interested applicants should attach a letter of interest, CV and the names of three contactable referees (all documentation should be in English and in PDF Format). For further information, please contact Dr Marios Demetriades (office.rims[at]cyi.ac.cy).. Recruitment will continue until the position is filled. Please note that applications which do not follow the announcement’s guidelines will not be considered.
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Friday, April 21, 2017