Post Doctoral Fellowships in Art History at IMT Institute for Advanced Studies, Lucca

IMT Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca is an international Graduate School and Institute of Technology that strives to reach the fusion of theoretical comprehension and practical relevance. The following goals are at the core of IMT’s mission statement:

  • to establish itself as a research center that promotes cutting-edge research in key areas, structuring its Ph.D. Programs in close connection with research activity;
  • to attract top students, researchers and scholars through competitive international selections;
  • to contribute to technological innovation, economic growth and social development.

IMT has opened a call for the recruitment of two  post-doctoral fellows in Art History in the field of ‘Art History and Modes of vision and fruition, with particular reference to Museology, History of Collecting and Psychology of Vision’.

Activities will include: tutorship and mentoring of the School’s students; teaching; participation in the development of the School’s research areas.

Specific Requirements: A Ph.D. in a related field with special emphasis on Art History and Cultural Heritage. Strong record of publications and participation in collective research projects related to Cultural Heritage, Art History, Modes of Vision, History of Collecting, Psychology of Vision. A Goal-oriented nature and the ability to work in a multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural team and to interact with non- academic institutions or companies are important.

Formal Requirements: Possession of an undergraduate degree in fields related to the profile. Excellent knowledge of English, both written and spoken.

The deadline is September 5th, 2011.

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