Social Media RSS Feed en 32 PhD Scholarships at the IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca (Italy) <p><strong>2019/20 PhD programs at the IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca</strong></p> <p>Deadline for applications – April 23rd, 2019, 12 pm CEST</p> <p>Applications are now being accepted for the <strong>2019/20 PhD Programs </strong>at the <strong>IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca</strong> (<a href=""></a>), one of the six Schools of Excellence in Italy and one of the highest rated graduate schools in Europe according to the most recent U-Multirank survey.  Highly motivated candidates from all disciplines are invited to apply for one of the <strong>32 fully-funded scholarships,</strong> which are equally divided between two doctoral Programs that integrate scientific competences of economics, engineering, computer science, neuroscience and behavioral psychology, physics, applied mathematics, statistics, history and sciences of cultural heritage.</p> <p>Each of the two PhD Programs have their own two field-specific Tracks, which partially share a common scientific background and are directly linked to the School’s four scientific and research macro-areas. Candidates can apply for one (or more) of the following Programs and Tracks:</p> <p><strong>Cognitive and Cultural Systems PhD Program</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="">Analysis and Management of Cultural Heritage (AMCH</a>) Track</li> <li><a href="">Cognitive, Computational and Social Neurosciences (CCSN)</a> Track</li> </ul> <p><strong>Systems Science PhD Program</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="">Computer Science and Systems Engineering (CSSE)</a> Track</li> <li><a href="">Economics, Networks and Business Analytics (ENBA)</a> Track*</li> </ul> <p>*This year, one PhD position is reserved for a candidate interested in writing his/her PhD thesis on economics and management within the context of a joint PhD agreement (double degree) with the KU Leuven.</p> <p><a href="">Courses</a> are led by world-renowned<a href=""> researchers</a> and provide students with all the theoretical skills and advanced tools required for rigorously tackling a multitude of analysis, design and management problems within the broad framework of systems analysis in economic, social, scientific, technological and cultural domains. Specialized faculty and staff create a network that provides key guidance and support throughout the PhD Program. Working closely with faculty, both in the classroom and in the development of research, students reach the highest levels of scholarly achievement.  IMT School PhD graduates will be able to use the skills they acquired during their studies to recognize and resolve complex problems, to choose the most appropriate method or instrument to utilize when approaching these problems, even in disciplines outside of their primary field of research.  During their doctoral studies, students are also encouraged to carry out their research with the School’s <a href="">Research Units</a>.</p> <p>All students are based in the recently restored San Francesco complex, a fully integrated <a href="">Campus</a> in the historical center of the beautiful Tuscan city of Lucca. The Campus includes renewed residential facilities, an on-site canteen, study and living rooms, a state-of-the-art library and outdoor recreational spaces, which foster a unique cultural, professional and social environment for our doctoral program. Eligible students, in addition to free room and board, will also receive a research scholarship which amounts to approximately €15,300/year. The scholarships are <strong>fully-funded for up to four years</strong>, with a possibility of graduating after the third year.</p> <p>The PhD Programs at the IMT School attracts students from around the world, providing a truly international environment. English is the official language of the School. Moreover, all students will have the opportunity to spend periods abroad at research institutes, laboratories or universities, both within the Erasmus+ framework and through <em>ad hoc</em> mobility agreements.</p> <p>Most IMT School PhD Graduates have reached <a href="">prominent roles</a> in academics, governmental institutions, public and private companies or professions across the globe.</p> <p>To find out more about the School, the admission requirements and how to apply, please see <a href=""></a>.</p> <p><strong>The deadline for applications is April 23rd, 2019, 12:00 pm CEST.</strong></p> <p>Find the IMT School on <a href="">Facebook</a>, <a href="">Twitter</a>,<a href=""> LinkedIn</a> and <a href="">YouTube</a> for the latest news.</p> Mon, 02/18/2019 - 18:15 1369599 1369599 Senior Formulation Scientist <p>Our Mission:   At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.                                                                                      </p> <p>Who we are:  STERIS is a growing provider of infection prevention and other procedural products and services through our family of wholly owned subsidiaries.</p> <p> </p> <p>Responsibilities</p> <p>·         Responsible for the formulation, evaluation and implementation of new products based on differentiated technologies.</p> <p>·         Responsible for providing leadership and direction to project teams.</p> <p>·         Maintains knowledge in formulation while mentoring/coaching younger scientists.</p> <p>·         Responsible for intellectual property protection by writing patent disclosures.</p> <p>Required Experience</p> <p>·         Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Biology, or related scientific discipline is required. Advanced degree in applicable area is a plus.</p> <p>·         Requires 8 + years of related experience in formulation. </p> <p>·          Lead experience in an R&D team preferred.</p> <p>Other Job Responsibilities</p> <p>·         Travel up to 10% (including international).</p> <p>·         Complies with established procedures and within regulatory and laboratory requirements.</p> <p>·         Perform all work in a safe and environmentally conscious manner.</p> <p>·         Demonstrates excellent oral communication skills: Gives presentations within and outside STERIS Corporation.</p> <p>Skills</p> <p>·         Excellent formulation and ingredient knowledge.</p> <p>·         Exceptional technical leader.</p> <p>·         Strong communication and problem solving skills.</p> <p>·         Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Microsoft Project and PowerPoint.</p> <p>·         Demonstrated ability to learn and work independently.</p> <p>#monsterSTE</p> <p>Education</p> <p>·         Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry, Biology, or related scientific discipline is required.</p> <p>·         Advanced degree in an applicable area is a plus.</p> <p>Working Conditions</p> <p>Home Based</p> <p>Laboratory with exposure to chemicals</p> <p>Manufacturing operations center</p> <p>Typical Office Setting</p> <p> </p> <p>STERIS plc is a $2B+, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) organization with more than 14,000 employees worldwide.  We are dedicated to providing our Customers with innovative infection prevention, decontamination, and health science technologies, products and services.</p> <p>STERIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We are committed to equal employment opportunity and the use of affirmative action programs to ensure that persons are recruited, hired, trained, transferred and promoted in all job groups regardless of race, color, religion, age, disability, national origin, citizenship status, military or veteran status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, and any other category protected by federal, state or local law.  We are not only committed to this policy by our status as a federal government contractor, but also we are strongly bound by the principle of equal employment opportunity. </p> <p>We assure you that your opportunity for employment depends solely on your qualifications. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation(s) to complete this application and/or during the interview process should notify a representative of the Human Resources department at 440-392-7047.</p> Mon, 02/18/2019 - 17:19 1351145 1351145 Inventory Control Clerk <p>Ensures that throughput, workflow and production plan goals are accomplished by giving support to Production and Production and Inventory Control in the following areas: communication, training, process improvement, employee relations, and problem solving. </p> <p> </p> <p>Essential Duties and Responsibilities:</p> <p>Accurately and timely prepares, issues, and kits production material based upon the Work Order Pick List requirements in support of the production schedule.</p> <p>Performs physical inventories and cycle counts as required in support of the ERP system.</p> <p>Performs physical and logical receiving duties, verifying that items and quantities match the purchase order and accompanying shipper; assures all required certifications are also received.</p> <p>Generates component labels using the appropriate printer for the product type to print labels required per packaging Work Order as listed on the bill of materials.</p> <p>Labels all bins used for the prepared materials and ensure that all data written are accurate prior to production use. Determine that the issued material matches the bill of material required to manufacture the product.</p> <p>Accurately performs logical work order material transactions in support of the ERP system.</p> <p>Label Printing for packaging product.</p> <p>Able to analyse ERP system transactions to resolve inventory variances.</p> <p>And other duties as assigned.</p> Mon, 02/18/2019 - 17:18 1348634 1348634 Senior IT Engineer <p><strong>Our Company</strong></p> <p>Veeva (NYSE: VEEV) is building the industry cloud for life sciences. We develop cloud software that helps our customers develop and bring medicines to the patients that need them. Veeva started in 2007 and has grown quickly to over 2,000 employees. We’re on our way to 10,000 over time and were named among the fastest growing public technology companies on Forbes’ Fast Tech 25 list.</p> <p><strong>Our Culture & People</strong></p> <p>We are focused on staying “Still Veeva” as we grow. Our core values are Do the Right Thing, Customer Success, Employee Success, and Speed. Our team brings passion, intensity and teamwork to their roles. We have low employee turnover and are known as a great place to work. Veeva is genuine, straightforward, and no drama.</p> <p><strong>The Role</strong></p> <p>We are currently seeking a Senior level IT Engineer based in Sydney who is capable of spearheading IT technical solutions and providing a variety of IT support for our Australian office and the offices in the APAC region. The eligible candidate must be resourceful, technical, cool under fire, and love to work in a fast-paced environment. You must have a sense of autonomy and job ownership.</p> <p><strong>Responsibilities</strong></p> <p>Design, performing maintenance, and enhancement of IT infrastructure in the APAC region</p> <p>Interact with internal clients to help resolving all levels of IT-related issues and provides answers in a timely manner</p> <p>Build and maintain vendor relationships and manage the purchase of hardware and software products, and ensures that company assets are maintained responsibly</p> <p>Manage and deploy corporate PCs/Macs:</p> <p>new hardware configuration</p> <p>image maintenance</p> <p>diagnosis and repair</p> <p>coordinate warranty repairs</p> <p>Manage VOIP phone system and distribution of equipment</p> <p>Inventory and maintain IT asset data (serial numbers, software keys, locations, etc.)</p> <p>Shipping, recycling, and disposal of computers, peripherals</p> <p>Assist in the management of hosted IT applications (Google G Suite, Egnyte, Zoom, etc.)</p> <p>Report the activities to the regional manager</p> <p>General IT routine tasks including:</p> <p>IT account management for on-/off-boarding of employees</p> <p>diagnosing and repairing end-user IT devices</p> <p>IT ticket management</p> <p>resolving escalated technical IT matters</p> <p>creating monthly reports of item purchases for the finance department</p> <p><strong>Requirements</strong></p> <p>Eligibility of employment in Australia</p> <p>Business level English ability</p> <p>Four-year degree in Computer Science/Information Technology or related discipline, or minimum 4 years of professional experience in desktop support, IT infrastructure engineering, or similar IT roles</p> <p><strong>Nice to Have</strong></p> <p>Professional experience in supporting with MS Windows and/or Mac OS</p> <p>Basic networking knowledge and experience (+ CCNA level)</p> <p>IT management experience</p> <p>Experience of vendor management</p> <p>Management experience with internal approvals and item purchases</p> <p>Hardware repair/troubleshooting skills for PC or/and Mac platforms</p> <p>Excellent verbal and interpersonal skills in English</p> <p>Knowledge with general IT security controls and best practices</p> <p>Experience documenting IT applications and training users</p> <p>Cisco Meraki operational experience</p> <p>Experience of AirWatch (MDM) administration</p> <p>Highly motivated in performing end-user support</p> <p>Self-management skills</p> <p>Nice to Have-Certificate</p> <p>CCNA, CCNP</p> <p>CMNO</p> <p>MCSE</p> <p>About Veeva</p> <p>Veeva Systems is a leader in cloud-based software for the global life sciences industry. Committed to innovation, product excellence, and customer success, Veeva has more than 550+ customers, ranging from the world's largest pharmaceutical companies to emerging biotechs. Veeva is headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area, with offices in Europe, Asia, and Latin America.</p> <p>Veeva is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status, protected genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristics protected by local laws, regulations, or ordinances.</p> Mon, 02/18/2019 - 17:18 1346947 1346947 Clinical Educator I - Nationwide Travel <p>Position Summary</p> <p>This position has limited professional experience. The Clinical Instructor  ensures that Sterile Processing technicians, external to STERIS IMS, are properly trained and operating within the guidelines set forth by various industry standards and regulations including, but not limited to IAHCSMM, CBSPD,  AORN,  The  Joint  Commission, FDA, CDC, OSHA, AAMI and those of IMS and its customer facilities. Performs various other training duties related to the STERIS IMS and facility employees. Travels to facility sites as needed in order to conduct training.</p> <p> </p> <p>Duties</p> <p>Effectively works in collaboration with Clinical Educator I, Clinical Educator II, Senior Clinical Educator, and/or department manager in training assignments, based on needs of the department.</p> <p>Responsible for providing technical training as needed.</p> <p>Participates and assists in new hire orientation and on the job training.</p> <p>Prepares and provide in-service training.</p> <p>Communicates in a professional manner verbally and in writing.</p> <p>Exhibits professional behavior in all telephone and electronic communications.</p> <p>Helps maintain training records and documentation.</p> <p>Oversees and Participates in QA process on-site. Executes training related QA follow up.</p> <p>Practices within the scope of certification and job description.</p> <p>Supports, advocates, and adheres to STERIS IMS policies and procedures and supports policies and procedures of facility.</p> <p>Demonstrates ability to work, communicate with, and mentor diverse staff.</p> <p>Demonstrates extensive knowledge of multi-specialty instrumentation and serves as a resource for staff in SPD.</p> <p>Duties - cont'd</p> <p>Education Degree</p> <p> </p> <p>Required Experience</p> <p>2-3 years SPD experience</p> <p>Central Sterile technician, OR Nurse or other related technical role for sterile processing- 1 year</p> <p>Formal training experience, 1-2 years</p> <p>Bachelor's Degree Preferred</p> <p>Sterile Processing Certification</p> Mon, 02/18/2019 - 17:17 1354998 1354998 Research Associate <p>The Complexity Institute seeks applications for the position of Research Associate for up to a 2-year term (with a possibility of extension). An attractive remuneration based on the experiences and qualifications and a standard benefit package competitive with the industry will be provided for the successful applicant.</p> <p>The successful candidate will be part of a research team working on an exciting multidisciplinary project, in collaboration with Singapore General Hospital (SGH) and Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF), funded by National Research Foundation (NRF) under the Virtual Singapore (VS) program. The project is focused on using agent-based modelling and simulation technologies to optimize the preparation and operation of emergency medical services (EMS). The following three specific problems will be addressed in the project: i) EMS provision for incidences at crowded places; ii) evacuation of Emergency Department (ED); and ii) placement of Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) in housing estates.</p> <p>Job Requirements</p> <p>At least Master’s Degree in Computer Science / Computational Science or related discipline from reputable universities</p> <p>Experience in data analytics and optimization</p> <p>Knowledge of modelling and simulation techniques</p> <p>Strong programming skills on C++, Java, and Python</p> <p>Ability to work independently and with a team</p> <p>Excellent analytical, technical and problem solving skills</p> <p>Strong verbal and written communication skills</p> <p>At least 2 years of research experience</p> Mon, 02/18/2019 - 17:17 1326250 1326250 Full-time Lecturer in Economics (16186) <p>The Department of Economics opens a vacancy for a Lecturer. Our department, the Department of Economics (DoE), is part of the Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Tilburg University. The Economics Department at Tilburg University is one of the largest and most successful economics schools in Europe. The Department runs several active seminar series with speakers from top international schools, several annual conferences, and a visitor program with eminent scholars in economics. The DoE runs two Bachelor programs: Economics (ECO) and “Economie en Bedrijfseconomie” (EBE) and one MSc program Economics. The candidate will teach in all programs where needed. You will have the following main tasks: teaching in the BSc programs supported by the DoE (90% of time), research and writing (popular) scientific publications and other activities (10%).</p> <p><br /> <strong>Profile</strong></p> <p>We are looking for an enthusiastic colleague who has:</p> <ul> <li>completed a PhD degree in Economics</li> <li>experience with teaching,</li> <li>good communication skills, including good writing skills and an interest in communicating research to the public. Dutch-speaking or the willingness to learn Dutch is valued</li> <li>either completed the University Teaching Qualification (UTQ) or is looking forward to complete it in the future.</li> </ul> <p> </p> <p><strong>Job package</strong></p> <p>We offer a full-time temporary Lecturer position per 1 September 2019, part-time and fixed-term duration (up to max 5 years) are negotiable. With the job comes an attractive job package that features several benefits including pension benefits, insurance discounts, large vacation and end of year bonuses, full reimbursement of a yearly sports card at our University Sports Center, to mention a few.</p> <p> </p> <p>The gross salary is minimally € 3,637 and maximally € 4,978 excluding vacation (8%) and end-of-year bonus (8,3%); this is the salary scale 11, fixed by the Collective Labour Agreement of Dutch Universities. The actual salary within this scale is dependent on the degree at entry. Should the applicant benefit from an extensive experience upon entry, the salary scale can be adjusted upwards.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Application and interviews</strong></p> <p>Applications can only be completed online. Complete applications should include a cover letter, CV and evidence of teaching effectiveness in the form of course evaluations for all the courses for which they are available. We will review applications as soon as they come in<strong>. </strong>The position is open until filled. Candidates are invited for a presentation. If you need more information, please do not hesitate to contact the recruiting chair, Prof. Reyer Gerlagh, at tel.: +31-13-4662628, or by e-mail <u><a href=""></a></u>.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Tilburg School of Economics and Management</strong></p> <p>Tilburg School of Economics and Management (TiSEM) staat hoog aangeschreven. Het onderzoek, verenigd in CentER, behoort tot de Europese top. De Bachelor- en Masteropleidingen, waarvan er drie Bachelors en zestien Masters volledig in het Engels worden verzorgd, staan op de internationale kaart met het in 2002 verworven AACSB-keurmerk. Medewerkers en studenten vormen een ambitieuze, internationale gemeenschap.</p> <p> </p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">Tilburg School of Economics and Management</a></p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Sollicitatiecode</strong><br /> Tilburg University hanteert de <a href="" target="_blank">NVP-sollicitatiecode</a> van de Nederlandse Vereniging voor Personeelsmanagement & Organisatieontwikkeling.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Disclaimer</strong></p> <p>De tekst in deze vacatureadvertentie is auteursrechtelijk beschermd eigendom van Tilburg University. Gebruik, verspreiding en verdere openbaarmaking van de advertentie zonder uitdrukkelijke toestemming van Tilburg University is niet toegestaan en dat geldt expliciet voor gebruik door werving- en selectiebureaus welke niet rechtstreeks</p> Mon, 02/18/2019 - 16:11 1369578 1369578 Education MA <p>The MA is a part-time programme designed to develop and strengthen your identity, critical confidence and academic expertise as a serving educational professional. Through a developmental sequence of modules you will strengthen your skills of critically reflective practice and practical enquiry. </p> <p>The course brings together educational professionals from a wide variety of contexts: early years, primary education, secondary education, special education, further and higher education. Students range from early career teachers to senior leaders and managers to those who support learning, and this diverse mix ensures sessions encompass multiple perspectives, broadening perception out from the practice of each singular workplace.</p> <p>Why study with us?</p> <p>Education Studies is at the heart of what we do. Leeds Trinity University was founded as a teacher training college in 1966. Although we've diversified and expanded over the years, a commitment to developing outstanding educators and being at the heart of contemporary education debates have remained central to what we do.</p> <p>Be part of an extensive network of educators. With our network of education contacts and partners in all areas of Education, we will help you gain new perspective beyond your institution – at local, national and international levels.</p> <p>Research-informed approach to learning and teaching. Our course is designed and delivered by active researchers with extensive experience in Education. Our module leaders will share a breadth of expertise gathered from careers in schools, work-based learning, educational publishing, academic research and assessment.</p> <p>This MA puts emphasis on broadening your critical perspective on education, with a carefully weighted balance between sector-wide and context-specific content and tasks. Dedicated, knowledgeable and enthusiastic staff will guide you through varied philosophical and disciplinary positions, with a focus on supporting you in articulating and strengthening your own expert critical voice.</p> <p>We've designed the course to lead you through established and emerging debates about policy and practice. Through a developmental sequence of modules, you will strengthen your skills of critically reflective practice and practical enquiry. You'll receive specialist training in thinking further and deeper about the complexity and challenges of education, as well as its possibilities. Throughout the MA, we'll encourage you to reflect on your own priorities and interests, enabling you to shape and influence good practice in your workplace.</p> <p>Our programme is specifically designed to meet the needs of busy professionals, with evening and weekend sessions sensibly spaced over each year. Learning is supported through access to the online library and journal resources, a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) and a specialist team of staff in our Learning Hub to support academic learning and development. Each module comes with a comprehensive handbook, reading list and detailed support for assessment, both with process and product.</p> Mon, 02/18/2019 - 14:19 874522 874522 Political Science BA <p>Political Science is a challenging program designed to prepare you for a successful career in the public or private sector, as well as for law and other graduate studies. Our location in the state’s capital provides the opportunity for you to study government in action, and connect your academic studies to practical experience.</p> <p>The Political Science degree offers three concentrations: Pre-Law, Public Policy and Criminal Justice</p> <p>What You'll Learn</p> <p>You will be immersed in a comprehensive program that integrates traditional approaches with modern research techniques to prepare you for graduate student, law school, applied work in the disciplines and more. Every student in the program will complete an internship, providing hands on experience in the field.</p> <p>Coursework is designed to promote critical thinking and logic, and provides a focus on the actors and institutions of government and the complex relationships that exist among those who seek to influence the process.</p> <p>Political Science majors are encouraged to double major to expand their knowledge and marketability.</p> <p>Job Opportunities</p> <ul> <li>Business Professional</li> <li>Elected Official</li> <li>Attorney</li> <li>Human Rights Advocate</li> <li>Market research analyst</li> <li>Political and Group Campaign Manager/Organizer</li> <li>Public Administration</li> <li>Non-profits and Community Leaderships</li> <li>Teacher</li> </ul> Mon, 02/18/2019 - 14:17 1217687 1217687 Bachelor of Science (Geography) <p>Gain a broad foundation in geography, in a degree offering a powerful mix of interdisciplinary skills to solve a range of real-world problems. Investigate the dynamic relationships between humans, their cultures and environments, and cover a range of contemporary issues including social and environmental justice, and the efficient, equitable and sustainable use of resources.</p> <ul> <li>Combine biophysical and social sciences with the humanities to develop a thorough understanding of the world</li> <li>Gain an understanding of complex environmental, economic, social and political concepts</li> <li>No background in science required, just an inquiring mind</li> <li>Develop a geographical understanding of humans, environments and the dynamic relationships between them</li> <li>Learn to think critically and creatively, and work effectively both in teams and on your own initiative</li> <li>Learn from our large, research-productive and community-engaged group of human geographers</li> </ul> <p>Your career</p> <p>Geography graduates have skills and attributes that make them highly employable in a great variety of fields across both government and non-government sectors in Australia and overseas.</p> <p>Potential occupations include:</p> <ul> <li>policy project officer</li> <li>community education officer</li> <li>environmental stewardship coordinator</li> <li>research administration officer</li> <li>land resource information officer</li> </ul> Mon, 02/18/2019 - 14:16 1341691 1341691