Ca’ Foscari invites applications for a tenure-track
position for an Assistant Professor in the area of
Ca’ Foscari is engaged in achieving a world-class scientific
environment, recruiting the best talents worldwide. Our talented
young researchers and experienced senior professors collaborate to
make Ca’ Foscari a stimulating environment for career development
and freedom of research. Our University is committed to achieving
excellence in research, funding promising researchers and
developing international partnerships. As a leading research
university, Ca’ Foscari has set a new agenda designed around six
global challenges, exploring cutting-edge research directions that
cross disciplinary boundaries.
Ca’ Foscari is looking for a researcher of Informatics capable
of inspiring students to become game-changers in their own fields
and to make a genuine difference in the world.
The scientific activity will take place within the H2020 project
RePAIR ("Reconstructing the Past: Artificial Intelligence and
Robotics Meet Computer Vision") (https://cordis.europa.eu/project/id/964854/it)
and will concern the development of advanced computer vision and
machine learning algorithms for the reconstruction of large broken
frescos. The research will be carried out in close collaboration
with the project partners, in particular: the Italian Institute of
Technology, the Ben Gurion University of the Negev (Israel), the
University of Bonn (Germany), the Association of Instituto Superior
Técnico for Research and Development (IST-ID) (Portugal), and the
Archaeological Park of Pompeii.
The researcher might be exempted from teaching.
The position is at the Department of Environmental Sciences,
Informatics and Statistics.
The Department is engaged in multidisciplinary research, carried
out by brilliant researchers in the fields of environmental systems
analysis, management and modelization of environmental and
informatic systems, climate studies, complexity, preservation of
cultural heritage and sustainability.
Since its foundation in 1868, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice
has been a leader in Economics and Foreign Languages and Cultures.
Today, Ca’ Foscari is exploring new frontiers in research, focusing
on Climate Change, Digital Humanities, Digital and Social
Innovation, and Nanosciences. An intellectual powerhouse of
international repute in the heart of the city of Venice, Ca’
Foscari provides a one-of-a-kind blend of scientific research,
cultural heritage and history, offering a life-changing experience
to its students and researchers, with a transformative impact on
the local community.
Ca’ Foscari University of Venice has also obtained the full
Human Resources Strategy for Researchers certificate, a set of
initiatives to improve work conditions for researchers and to
attract talents worldwide. Ca’ Foscari provides applicants with
exclusive services and onboarding initiatives. Our Housing office will help you
search for a suitable and convenient accommodation, matching your
needs and preferences with the available options.
If you are a non-Italian applicant or if you have resided
outside of Italy for more than 3 years, you will benefit from a
favorable tax treatment for the first years of the contract.
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