Director position at IMT Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca

posted May 7, 2012, 8:14 AM by Amministratore Sito Web   [ updated May 7, 2012, 8:15 AM ]
IMT Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca is currently accepting expressions of interest for the position of
Director (equivalent to the position of Rettore in accordance with Law 240 of 2010) of the Institute. IMT
( is an international public Graduate School and Institute of Technology, inserted into the
Italian university system by special ordinance, that strives to reach the fusion of theoretical comprehension
and practical relevance.

The successful participant must currently hold an appointment as Full Professor within the Italian university
system and be scientifically recognized by the international academic community. Participants should be
active in the fields of analysis and management of complex systems in a technological or engineering
discipline, in accordance with the strategic planning goals of the Institute. The participant must also have an
excellent understanding of research systems and in Italy and abroad.

In their expressions of interest participants must include a cover letter, indicating within the name of 3
referees, a detailed CV and a statement of up to 30,000 characters (spaces included) highlighting the most
fundamental characteristics of their appointment as Director, in concert with the IMT mission statement
and development plan regarding research, teaching, local relationships and administrative management.
Everything must be handed into the Administration Office by May 31 st 2012.

For additional information (in Italian only) about the position and how to submit your expression of interest,
please see