Social Media RSS Feed https://professors.ac/rss en Assistant Professor of Plant Biology https://professors.ac/job/assistant-professor-of-plant-biology-1112879 <p><strong>Qualifications</strong></p> <ul> <li>Ph.D. in Biology/Ecology/Evolution</li> <li>Experience teaching inquiry-­based biology courses</li> <li>A high aptitude for and interest in undergraduate teaching, including a desire to develop and engage in innovative pedagogical approaches</li> <li>A passion for authentic, peer-­reviewed, biological research, and for mentorship of undergraduates in that research</li> <li>A willingness to contribute to the college mission as described in the mission statement (see below).</li> </ul> <p><strong>Duties and Responsibilities</strong></p> <p>The faculty member will be expected to contribute to individually and team-­taught, introductory and upper-­ division courses in ecological, evolutionary, and organismal biology. Teaching duties in the Department of Biology and in contribution to the core program in Critical Thought and Inquiry will include the following, spread across a two-­year teaching cycle:</p> <ul> <li>Introductory Evolution and Ecology Lecture and Labs</li> <li>Upper division Ecology Lecture and Lab</li> <li>Plant Biology Lecture and Lab</li> <li>Introductory Biological Diversity Lecture and Labs</li> <li>Ethnobotany</li> </ul> Thu, 11/23/2017 - 10:13 1112879 1112879 Five Fixed Term Lecturers https://professors.ac/job/five-fixed-term-lecturers-1112880 <p><span><span lang="EN-US"><span>Ca’ Foscari University of Venice invites applications for five fixed term lectureships (“ricercatore a tempo determinato tipo a, rtdA”) in the Department of Economics. The positions are for three years with the possibility of an extension for two more years conditional on a positive evaluation by the department. There is also the possibility to apply for tenure track positions before the end of the contract.</span></span></span></p> <p><span><span lang="EN-US"><span>Ca’ Foscari is ranked in the top 250 to 300 universities in the QS World University Rankings by subject for Economics and Econometrics, in the Shanghai Ranking’s Global Ranking for Economics and in the RePEc ranking. The Department of Economics provides a vibrant international environment in the heart of Venice and has strong national and international ties, a successful record in applications for EU research funding and attracts high quality graduate and postgraduate students. The Department offers entire courses of study taught in English both at undergraduate and graduate level, additional information about the department can be found </span></span><a href="http://www.unive.it/pag/fileadmin/user_upload/dipartimenti/economia/doc/DescriptionDep.pdf"><span lang="EN-US"><span>here</span></span></a></span></p> <ul> <li><span><span><strong><span lang="EN-US"><span>The first position is in applied economics. </span></span></strong></span></span></li> </ul> <p><span><span lang="EN-US"><span>This year we are particularly interested in Applied Micro, Applied Macro, Urban and Regional Economics, but strong applications from other fields are also welcome. Candidates are required to hold – or be close to complete - a PhD in Economics. </span></span></span></p> <p><span><span lang="EN-US"><span>For additional information regarding this position, please contact </span></span><span lang="EN-US"><span>Stefano Magrini (<a href="mailto:smagrini@unive.it">smagrini@unive.it</a>). The specific call can be found </span></span><a href="http://intra.unive.it/plapps/bandi/common/showbando?id=27985"><span lang="EN-US"><span>here</span></span></a> </span></p> <ul> <li><span><span><strong><span lang="EN-US"><span>The second position is in econometrics. </span></span></strong></span></span></li> </ul> <p><span><span lang="EN-US"><span>Candidates are required to hold – or be close to complete - a PhD in Economics, Statistics, Applied Mathematics or related fields. Experience in time series analysis will be appreciated. Applicants must be prepared to teach econometrics and quantitative methods courses at undergraduate and graduate level.</span></span></span></p> <p><span><span lang="EN-US"><span>For additional information regarding this position, please contact </span></span><span lang="EN-US"><span>Roberto Casarin (</span></span><a href="mailto:roberto.casarin@unive.it"><span lang="EN-US"><span>roberto.casarin@unive.it</span></span></a><span lang="EN-US"><span>). The specific call can be found </span></span><a href="http://intra.unive.it/plapps/bandi/common/showbando?id=27986"><span lang="EN-US"><span>here</span></span></a></span></p> <ul> <li><span><span><strong><span lang="EN-US"><span>The third position is in energy economics. </span></span></strong></span></span></li> </ul> <p><span><span lang="EN-US"><span>The recruited lecturer will work on the project ENERGYA – Energy use for adaptation -  funded by the ERC Starting Grant of the European Research Council. Goal of the project is to advance the knowledge of how we could use energy to adapt to climate change through an interdisciplinary approach integrating data and methods from economics with geography, climate science, and integrated assessment modelling. </span></span><span lang="EN-GB"><span>Main responsibilities include the application of econometric methods – cross section and panel – to subnational data on energy use in relation to weather and climate across economic sectors and countries. </span></span><span lang="EN-US"><span>The recruited lecturer will work </span></span><span lang="EN-GB"><span>with a team of country experts helping gathering micro data on energy use, and with an expert in meteorological and climate data as well as GIS analysis. </span></span><span lang="EN-US"><span>Teaching load will be reduced to compensate for the research duties. Candidates are required to hold a PhD in Economics, </span></span><span lang="EN-GB"><span>should have a strong background in applied </span></span><span lang="EN-US"><span>econometrics and experience/willingness to engage with applications in the field of climate change and energy economics. </span></span></span></p> <p><span><span lang="EN-US"><span>For additional information regarding this position, please contact </span></span><span lang="EN-US"><span>Enrica De Cian (</span></span><a href="mailto:enrica.decian@unive.it"><span lang="EN-US"><span>enrica.decian@unive.it</span></span></a><span lang="EN-US"><span>). The specific call will be out soon on the Ca’ Foscari University website. The deadline will be postponed with respect to the other calls.</span></span></span></p> <ul> <li><span><span><strong><span lang="EN-US"><span>The fourth position is in Financial mathematics, mathematics for economics, actuarial sciences </span></span></strong></span></span></li> </ul> <p><span><span lang="EN-GB"><span>Candidates are required to hold – or be close to complete - a PhD in Economics, Statistics, Applied Mathematics or related fields. Experience in computational methods will be appreciated. Applicants must be prepared to teach mathematics and quantitative methods courses at undergraduate and graduate level. </span></span></span></p> <p><span><span lang="EN-US"><span>For additional information regarding this position, please contact </span></span><span lang="EN-US"><span>Diana Barro (</span></span><a href="mailto:billio@unive.it"><span lang="EN-US"><span>diana.barro@unive.it</span></span></a><span lang="EN-US"><span>). The specific call can be found </span></span><a href="http://intra.unive.it/plapps/bandi/common/showbando?id=27987"><span lang="EN-US"><span>here</span></span></a></span></p> <ul> <li><span><span><strong><span lang="EN-US"><span>The fifth position is in International Law </span></span></strong></span></span></li> </ul> <p><span><span lang="EN-GB"><span>Candidates are required to hold – or be close to complete - a PhD in a relevant field. The scientific commitment and the research output will comprise International Law issues including both Public International Law and Private International Law. Within this area the selected candidate will produce research specially focussed on Private International Law and International Business Law, including related topics of European Union Customs Law will be. Applicants must be prepared to teach at undergraduate and graduate level. In particular it will be necessary to guarantee, as needed, courses held both in Italian and English of International Law and EU Law, including International Business Law. </span></span></span></p> <p><span lang="EN-GB"><span><span>For additional information regarding this position, please contact Sara De Vido</span></span></span> <span lang="EN-US"><span><span>(</span></span></span><span><span><span><a href="mailto:sara.devido@unive.it"><span lang="EN-US"><span>sara.devido@unive.it</span></span></a></span></span></span><span lang="EN-US"><span><span>). The specific call can be found</span></span></span><span><span lang="EN-US"><span> </span></span><a href="http://intra.unive.it/plapps/bandi/common/showbando?id=27984"><span lang="EN-US"><span>here</span></span></a></span></p> <p> </p> <p><span><span><strong><span><span>Pre-interviews</span></span></strong></span></span></p> <p><span><span lang="EN-US"><span>We will interview candidates interested in the first four positions at the RES PhD meeting in London on December 19-20 2017. Candidates interested in this opportunity should apply to the specific call on econjobmarket at </span></span><a href="mailto:https://econjobmarket.org/postings.php?posid=4838"><span lang="EN-US"><span>this link</span></span></a><span lang="EN-US"><span> by <strong>December 10th, 2017</strong>. They should include a motivation letter, the CV, one research paper and three reference letters.</span></span></span></p> Thu, 11/23/2017 - 10:09 1112880 1112880 The 20th International Conference on Cultural Economics https://professors.ac/conference/the-20th-international-conference-on-cultural-economics-1112795 <img alt="RMIT" data-align="center" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="4428f13e-a608-4e5e-b22f-241b0c766885" src="/sites/default/files/inline-images/eb4a32a9693973a5ef4017a7e5efebb2.jpg" /> <p style="text-align:justify"><span lang="EN-AU" style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Arial"><span style="color:black"><a href=")%20http:/www.culturaleconomics.org">The Association for Cultural Economics International (ACEI)</a> invites you to attend its <a href="https://sites.rmit.edu.au/acei2018/">20th International Conference on Cultural Economics (ACEI2018)</a> to be held at <a href="http://www.rmit.edu.au/">RMIT University</a> in Melbourne from Tuesday June 26th to Friday 29th, 2018.</span></span></span></span></p> <p style="text-align:justify"><span lang="EN-AU" style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Arial"><span style="color:black">For the contributed paper sessions, submission of papers (in English) on any aspect relevant to cultural economics will be considered. </span></span></span></span><span lang="EN-AU" style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Arial"><span style="color:black">As is customary the conference will welcome contributions across the spectrum of the field of cultural economics and also welcomes s</span></span></span></span><span lang="EN-AU" style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="line-height:107%"><span style="font-family:Arial"><span style="color:black">ubmissions from different disciplinary perspectives that share an interest in empirically motivated research involving aspects of the arts and culture. </span></span></span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom:7.5pt; text-align:justify"><span style="background:white"><span style="line-height:normal"><span lang="EN-AU" style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:Arial"><span style="color:black">Papers are invited that address the following issues: art markets, </span></span></span><span lang="SL" style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:Arial"><span style="color:black">creative industries,  international trade in art and culture, cultural policy,  </span></span></span><span lang="EN-AU" style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:Arial"><span style="color:black">technological disruption in cultural and entertainment industries,</span></span></span><span lang="SL" style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:Arial"><span style="color:black">cultural diversity, cultural entrepreneurship, arts and cultural organisations, Indigenous art and culture, cultural festivals, network structures of artists and arts organisations, culture and sustainable development, digital participation, funding the arts, big cultural data, the economics of food and wine, the linkages between sport and culture, valuing the arts...and more.</span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom:7.5pt; text-align:justify"><span style="background:white"><span style="line-height:normal"><span lang="EN-AU" style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:Arial"><span style="color:black">Abstracts should not exceed 500 words and need to be submitted by <b>January 31<sup>st</sup></b>, <b>2018</b> using the <a href="http://sites.rmit.edu.au/acei2018/call-for-papers/submit-a-paper-abstract/">online form</a>. </span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom:7.5pt; text-align:justify"><span style="background:white"><span style="line-height:normal"><span lang="EN-AU" style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:Arial"><span style="color:black">When submitting an abstract please be sure to fill out all information requested on the online form including identifying keywords (up to five). </span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom:7.5pt; text-align:justify"><span style="background:white"><span style="line-height:normal"><span lang="EN-AU" style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:Arial"><span style="color:black">For further information about the conference please contract Dr. Bronwyn Coate at </span></span></span><span lang="EN-AU" style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:Arial"><span style="color:black"><a href="mailto:bronwyn.coate@rmit.edu.au"><span style="color:black"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="text-underline:none">bronwyn.coate@rmit.edu.au</span></span></span></a></span></span></span><span lang="EN-AU" style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:Arial"><span style="color:black">. </span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom:7.5pt; text-align:justify"><span style="background:white"><span style="line-height:normal"><span lang="EN-AU" style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:Arial"><span style="color:black">A workshop dedicated to young researchers will be held on Tuesday June 26th. The workshop will be chaired by </span></span></span><span lang="EN-AU" style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:Arial"><span style="color:black"><a href="http://www.businessandeconomics.mq.edu.au/contact_the_faculty/all_fbe_staff/jordi_mckenzie" target="_blank"><span style="color:black"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="text-underline:none">Dr. Jordi McKenzie</span></span></span></a></span></span></span><span lang="EN-AU" style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:Arial"><span style="color:black">. For more details on the </span></span></span><span lang="EN-AU" style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:Arial"><span style="color:black"><a href="http://sites.rmit.edu.au/acei2018/programme/young-researchers-workshop/"><span style="color:black"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="text-underline:none">Young Researchers Workshop</span></span></span></a></span></span></span><span lang="EN-AU" style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:Arial"><span style="color:black"> please contact Dr. McKenzie at </span></span></span><span lang="EN-AU" style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:Arial"><span style="color:black"><a href="mailto:jordi.mckenzie@mq.edu.au"><span style="color:black"><span style="text-decoration:none"><span style="text-underline:none">jordi.mckenzie@mq.edu.au</span></span></span></a></span></span></span><span lang="EN-AU" style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:Arial"><span style="color:black">. </span></span></span></span></span></p> Thu, 11/23/2017 - 10:00 1112795 1112795 Associate Professor or Professor https://professors.ac/job/associate-professor-or-professor-1112876 <p><span><span><span><strong>Examples of Work Performed:</strong></span></span></span></p> <p><span><span><span>Laboratory Responsibilities (75% effort):</span></span></span></p> <ul type="disc"> <li>Participates in research activities, clinical care and teaching. Duties in this faculty position include teaching, research, and clinical service responsibilities. In this capacity, the successful candidate will seek to evaluate and/or discover new biological pathways and targets for innovation and potential translation to clinical application.</li> <li>Actively supervise and mentor graduate students and post-doctoral fellows, including offering career guidance and teaching.</li> </ul> <p><span><span><span>Clinical Responsibilities (25% effort):</span></span></span></p> <ul type="disc"> <li>Provides comprehensive medical care to Pediatric Hematology, Oncology and/or Bone Marrow/Stem Cell Transplant patients and their families in both Inpatient and Outpatient Settings. Manages patient care in collaboration with other physicians, care providers and other members of the interdisciplinary team.</li> <li>Participates in clinical teaching activities.</li> <li>Duties in this faculty position include clinic, clinical teaching, and service responsibilities.</li> <li>Actively supervise and mentor fellows and graduate students, including career guidance and teaching.</li> <li>Your clinical responsibilities will include: <ul type="circle"> <li>Approximately 4 weeks per year coverage as the attending physician responsible for oversight of the inpatient Oncology service</li> <li>Share holiday and weekend call with other Hem/Onc/BMT faculty members</li> <li>Provide coverage outpatient clinics at Children's Hospital Colorado, which may also include occasional clinic coverage at the South and/or Colorado Springs Campuses.</li> </ul> </li> </ul> Thu, 11/23/2017 - 09:38 1112876 1112876 Associate Professor-Tenure System https://professors.ac/job/associate-professor-tenure-system-1112874 <h3>Required Degree</h3> <p>Doctorate -Veterinary Medicine</p> <h3>Minimum Requirements</h3> <p>Required qualifications include DVM or equivalent degree, eligibility for Diplomate status in the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care or American College of Veterinary Surgeons and competency in equine and food animal surgery. The candidate should have excellent communication skills, and the ability to work effectively in a team environment with other faculty members, residents and staff.</p> <h3>Required Application Materials</h3> <p> Letter of intent that addresses the position qualifications</p> <p>Curriculum vitae</p> <p>Full names and contact information (phone and email) of 3 references</p> Thu, 11/23/2017 - 09:32 1112874 1112874 International Conference and Exhibition on Pharmaceutics & Novel Drug Delivery Systems https://professors.ac/conference/international-conference-and-exhibition-on-pharmaceutics-novel-drug-delivery-systems-1112871 <p><span><span><span><span><span>The primary topic of our Conference is "</span></span></span></span><a href="http://pharmaceutics.alliedacademies.com/"><strong><span><span><span><span>To showcase the innovative technologies in Pharmaceutics & Strategies of Drug Delivery</span></span></span></span></strong></a><strong><span><span><span><span>"</span></span></span></span></strong><span><span><span><span>which covers an extensive variety of basically essential sessions.</span></span></span></span></span></p> <p><span><em><span><span><span><span>"The live format of the gathering will be licensed with</span></span></span></span></em><strong> </strong><strong><span><span><span><span>CME Credits</span></span></span></span></strong><span><span><span><span>"</span></span></span></span></span></p> <p><span><a href="http://pharmaceutics.alliedacademies.com/"><span><span><span><span>Pharmaceutics 2018</span></span></span></span></a><span><span><span><span> covers various aspects of Drug delivery, Pharmacodynamics & Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Pharmacotherapy and Psychotherapy, Pharmacogenomics, Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology, Drug Discovery and Screening, Pharmaceutical Microbiology and Biotechnology, Industrial Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Analysis and Quality Assurance, Vaccines and Antibiotics, Drug Toxicity, Adverse Drug Reaction, Entrepreneurs Investment Meet.</span></span></span></span></span></p> Thu, 11/23/2017 - 09:06 1112871 1112871 5th International Conference on Advances in Chemical Engineering & Technology https://professors.ac/conference/5th-international-conference-on-advances-in-chemical-engineering-technology-1112866 <p>By following the successful campaign of “Euro Chemical Engineering-2017" Conference Series LLC is very delighted to Organize the 5th International Conference on Advances in Chemical Engineering and technology during October 04-05, 2018 London, UK which includes prompt keynote presentations, Oral talks, Poster presentations and Exhibitions.</p> <p>On this propitious moment, we invite all the global participants to join us at London, UK for “Euro Chemical Engineering 2018”. Theme of the Euro Chemical engineering 2018 conference is “Exploring the latest trends in Chemical Engineering” with an objective to encourage young minds and their research abilities by providing an opportunity to meet the experts in the field of Chemical Engineering. Chemical Engineering events are designed to explore various applications in different fields.   </p> Thu, 11/23/2017 - 07:40 1112866 1112866 5th International Conference on Advances in Chemical Engineering & Technology https://professors.ac/conference/5th-international-conference-on-advances-in-chemical-engineering-technology-1112865 <p>By following the successful campaign of “Euro Chemical Engineering-2017" Conference Series LLC is very delighted to Organize the 5th International Conference on Advances in Chemical Engineering and technology during October 04-05, 2018 London, UK which includes prompt keynote presentations, Oral talks, Poster presentations and Exhibitions.</p> <p>On this propitious moment, we invite all the global participants to join us at London, UK for “Euro Chemical Engineering 2018”. Theme of the Euro Chemical engineering 2018 conference is “Exploring the latest trends in Chemical Engineering” with an objective to encourage young minds and their research abilities by providing an opportunity to meet the experts in the field of Chemical Engineering. Chemical Engineering events are designed to explore various applications in different fields.   </p> Thu, 11/23/2017 - 07:35 1112865 1112865 Lancaster Conference on Auctions, Competition, Regulation and Public Policy https://professors.ac/conference/lancaster-conference-on-auctions-competition-regulation-and-public-policy-1112831 <p>We would like to invite you to participate in the annual conference on “Auctions, Competition, Regulation, and Public Policy” hosted by the Department of Economics at the Lancaster University Management School.</p> <p>The objective of the conference is to stimulate, in particular, applied research on auctions, competition, regulation, and public policy by bringing together leading researchers in the field. Our keynote speaker is </p> <p><a href="https://faculty.haas.berkeley.edu/stadelis/">Steve Tadelis</a> - Professor of Economics, Business and Public Policy; James J. and Marianne B. Lowrey Chair in Business, University of California, Berkeley</p> <p>Registration is £100 and it includes lunch/coffee during the conference and dinner on the 24th.</p> <p><strong>The conference will be held at the Lancaster University Management School on May 24th and 25th, 2018.</strong></p> <p><strong>Please submit your papers to </strong><a href="mailto:d.desilva@lancaster.ac.uk"><strong>d.desilva@lancaster.ac.uk</strong></a><strong> with the subject line <em>“Auctions, competition, regulation, and public policy” </em>by March 1st, 2018.</strong></p> <p>Registration details coming soon!</p> <p><strong>Key dates:</strong><br /> Papers due by March 1st, 2018<br /> Programme will be finalised on April 1st, 2018<br /> Registration deadline is May 1st, 2018</p> <p>Conference dates are May 24th and 25th, 2018.</p> Wed, 11/22/2017 - 16:37 1112831 1112831 Lancaster Conference on Auctions, Competition, Regulation and Public Policy https://professors.ac/conference/lancaster-conference-on-auctions-competition-regulation-and-public-policy-1112832 <p>We would like to invite you to participate in the annual conference on “Auctions, Competition, Regulation, and Public Policy” hosted by the Department of Economics at the Lancaster University Management School.</p> <p>The objective of the conference is to stimulate, in particular, applied research on auctions, competition, regulation, and public policy by bringing together leading researchers in the field. Our keynote speaker is </p> <p><a href="https://faculty.haas.berkeley.edu/stadelis/">Steve Tadelis</a> - Professor of Economics, Business and Public Policy; James J. and Marianne B. Lowrey Chair in Business, University of California, Berkeley</p> <p>Registration is £100 and it includes lunch/coffee during the conference and dinner on the 24th.</p> <p><strong>The conference will be held at the Lancaster University Management School on May 24th and 25th, 2018.</strong></p> <p><strong>Please submit your papers to </strong><a href="mailto:d.desilva@lancaster.ac.uk"><strong>d.desilva@lancaster.ac.uk</strong></a><strong> with the subject line <em>“Auctions, competition, regulation, and public policy” </em>by March 1st, 2018.</strong></p> <p>Registration details coming soon!</p> <p><strong>Key dates:</strong><br /> Papers due by March 1st, 2018<br /> Programme will be finalised on April 1st, 2018<br /> Registration deadline is May 1st, 2018</p> <p>Conference dates are May 24th and 25th, 2018.</p> Wed, 11/22/2017 - 16:37 1112832 1112832