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The Cyprus Institute (CyI) is a non-profit research and educational institution with a strong scientific and technological orientation, emphasizing international collaborations and cross-disciplinary research and post graduate education. CyI, through its established research centers, addresses challenging issues that are important at both the regional and international levels. Many of its research activities are being carried out in partnership with leading institutions in the respective thematic areas.
The successful candidate(s) will be actively engaged with the on-going research at the Cyprus Institute in Concentrating Solar Thermal (CST) technologies. They will be part of the research team associated with the European Research Area (ERA) Chair in Solar Thermal Technologies for the Eastern Mediterranean (CySTEM). As stated in by the European Commission in its website, “the “ERA Chair” is an important part of the EU’s effort to unlock Europe’s potential in research and innovation.” The holder of CySTEM ERA Chair is Prof. Manuel J. Blanco, who is currently also Vice-Chair of SolarPACES, the International Energy Agency’s Technology Collaboration Program for CST related technologies.
The appointment will be at the Research Assistant rank. The initial period of the appointment is 12 months, with the option of renewal subjected to the needs of the Cyprus Institute and the availability of funding. The actual salary will be determined based on the applicants’ experience and qualifications. In addition to the salary, the researcher will have a career development plan which will include training at CyI, secondments at prestigious research institutions around the world and participation in international conferences and events.
The appointment will be on a full time basis, with the potential of contract renewal depending on performance and availability of funds.
The successful candidate will be carrying out the following activities
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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 and a list of three references (including contact information) (all documentation should be in English and in PDF Format). For further information, please contact Prof Manuel J Blanco (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.
Reference letters: 3
Contact person: Prof Manuel J. Blanco
Reference number: EEWRC_ESARA_19_08
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Wednesday, April 10, 2019
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Monday, April 29, 2019