The Danish Centre for Studies in Research and Research Policy (CFA) at the Department of Political Science at Aarhus BSS, Aarhus University, invites applications for two or more postdoc / assistant professor positions. Deadline: 19.03.2018

The postdoc positions are fixed-term three-year positions. The assistant professor positions can be either fixed-term three-year positions or open-ended tenure-track positions with a tenure review and transfer to senior researcher or associate professorship contingent on positive assessment before the end of the fifth year of employment. Read more about tenure track employments at Aarhus BSS. The starting date is June 1st, 2018 or as soon as possible hereafter subject to mutual agreement. 

Research at CFA is broadly concerned with research -, innovation -, and higher education policy with emphasis on empirical studies. The current research portfolio at CFA includes projects on quality in research and higher education, measurement and contextualization of research performance and impact, research funding, innovation policy, research integrity, gender equality in science, responsible research and innovation (RRI), quantitative studies of science, and development of indicators for research, innovation, and higher education.

Job description
The successful applicants are expected to contribute significantly to CFA’s research and consultancy activities. They will participate in concrete projects under the supervision of senior colleagues, but may also to a limited extent carry out independent research activities. Postdocs will have very limited teaching obligations, while assistant professors will be engaged in teaching activities at the Department of Political Science and are expected to follow the teacher training programme at Aarhus University.

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Este blog cuenta con la financiación de la Fundación Española para la Ciencia y la Tecnología (FECYT) y el Ministerio de Economía, Indústria y Competitividad (MINECO)