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Job opportunities at USI

All employment opportunities (vacancies, new positions) are advertised by broad categories: Academic, Research, Administrative and Technical staff.

Università della Svizzera italiana
Institute for Research in Biomedicine

Invite applications for the position of Director of the Institute for Research in Biomedicine.
Call (pdf, 90 Kb)

 

 

Università della Svizzera italiana

Call for candidates to apply to the SNSF Assistant Professors and Ambizione Programs
The Università della Svizzera italiana (USI) welcomes excellent candidates to the two programs of the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF): Ambizione and SNSF Assistant Professorships.
Call (pdf, 348 Kb)
Deadline for submitting applications:
- Ambizione: 15th of August (next SNSF deadline 1st November)
- SNSF Eccellenza (Professorships): 5th of December (SNSF deadline 15th February).

 

 

Università della Svizzera italiana
Faculty of Economics

The Faculty of Economics invites applications from candidates of international research standing for a position in Macroeconomics.
The position is at the level of Associate Professor (with tenure) or Full Professor.
Deadline: Applications received by October 2nd, 2017, will be given priority.
Call (pdf, 130 Kb)

 

 

Università della Svizzera italiana
Faculty of Economics

Open rank position in Entrepreneurship and Strategic Management
Deadline: Applications received by November 15, 2017, will be given priority.
Call (pdf, 157 Kb)

 

 

Università della Svizzera italiana
Faculty of Economics
Institute of Economics

PhD student position in in Health Management and Policy Research
Deadline: closing date for submissions is 20th November 2017.
Call (pdf, 104 Kb)

 

 

Università della Svizzera italiana
Institute for Research in Biomedicine

Open positions for prospective PhD students in IRB Bellinzona (Switzerland)
Mechanisms of DNA break repair in an ERC-funded laboratory
Call (pdf, 116 Kb)

 

 

Università della Svizzera italiana
Faculty of Communication Sciences
Institute of Marketing and Communication Management (IMCA)

Research and Teaching Assistant / Doctorate in Communication Sciences
Call (pdf, 140 Kb)

 

 

Università della Svizzera italiana
Institute of Management and Organization (IMO)

Funded PhD student position
Application received before December 15th, 2017, will be given priority.
Call (pdf, 64 Kb)

 

 

Università della Svizzera italiana
Faculty of Informatics

We are seeking excellent candidates at different levels to take part in a challenging and interesting project funded by the European Research Council (ERC) aiming to develop novel theoretical and computational methods for modeling, representation and computation of generic data similarity and applying them to problems in Internet-scale computer vision, pattern recognition, and medical imaging.

*** PhD ***
Applicants should hold a Master
(or equivalent degree) and have a strong background in applied math, computer vision, image analysis and/or machine learning. Excellent programming skills are required. Publication record is a big advantage. Successful candidates will be offered a fully funded PhD position with competitive salary.

Postdoc
Applicants should hold a PhD
(or be on the verge of defending it) and have a strong background in applied math, computer vision, image analysis and/or machine learning. A strong academic record, good programming skills are required. Candidates are expected to conduct novel research and lead one of the project's topics. Successful candidates will be offered a contract for up to 4 years with a very competitive salary (among the highest in Europe).

To apply, please email CV, references, and a brief description of research interests to Prof. Michael Bronstein (michael.bronstein@usi.ch)

 

 

Università della Svizzera italiana
Faculty of Informatics

The Faculty of Informatics provides an exciting environment in which to develop a research career. The successful student will gain a broad knowledge and understanding of the general field of informatics, as well as an in-depth specialization in an area of interest. Working with one or more members of the Faculty, the student will contribute original, useful, and scientifically valid ideas in their chosen area of research. In addition, the student will have an opportunity to participate in the educational mission of the Faculty. Current research interests of the Faculty include all aspects of software engineering, computer systems, information systems, algorithm design and verification.

Admission to the Ph.D. program is highly competitive. Applicants are admitted based on their research interests and experience, potential for success in the program, and compatibility with current needs of the Faculty. The official language of the Ph.D. program is English. In order to be admitted, the applicant must have completed a Masters degree in computer science, informatics, or a closely related field prior to joining the program.

Further information, including detailed application instructions, are available at http://www.inf.usi.ch/dottorato.htm.