Full time endowed chairs of excellence are offered to recruit high level researchers, researcher-teachers and teachers contributing to the emergence of world-class research teams, in order to expand the high quality of Aix-Marseille site.
Open to all research fields
A*MIDEX offers full time endowed chairs as researchers, researcher-teachers and teachers for 3 years with possibility of a 2-year extension, depending of the achievements of the chair holder on fundraising and publications. The A*Midex Foundation offers Excellence Chair position and project funding (project team (post-doctoral doctoral students), operating expenses related to research, missions, equipment, etc.) up to 200 000€/year for 3 years.
All information about the program and offered position is available in the guide for applicants
The candidate should be an outstanding scientist with an excellent track-record. The applicant should have an excellent potential for a successful scientific career. He/she will have to establish him/herself as a research leader on the international level. This will be reflected through regular publications in high-level journals.
The chair holder is expected to assume training activities. Proven experience in teaching would be an asset. The candidate must have the ability to work independently, and have good teaching skills relevant for the position.
The position is offered for team leader. The chair holder will lead his/her own research team, to be built and to be integrated in an existing large institute/steady research unit of his/her choice at Aix-Marseille. He/she is expected to assume responsibility for all managerial tasks that are usual to this full professor level position. The candidate should be able to build and lead a research group, and must be able to raise funds from national, European and International programs. He/she will benefit from an endowed package including a team start-up budget (post-doctoral and doctoral contracts, operating and equipment costs, missions…). It is expected that he/she is able to supervise doctoral theses and post-doctoral researchers.
QUALIFICATIONS/SKILLS/EDUCATION & RESEARCH REQUIREMENTS
Researchers, researcher-teachers and teachers willing to join the Aix-Marseille Université’s research and teaching site. Candidates must comply with the following criteria (uncomplete application and applications which do not comply with eligibility criteria will not be evaluated)
Aix-Marseille Université is awarded with HRS4R label and committed with the principles of the European Charter and Code of conduct for the recruitment of the researchers and develops human resources strategy providing and supporting a stimulating and favorable working environment for researchers.
Aix-Marseille Université supports diversity and equal opportunities in its dealings with job applicants, students, staff and the public. Persons with disability are encouraged to apply and guaranteed equal chances. Every year a position is reserved for person with disability. Women are guaranteed equal chances to be selected and are encouraged to apply.
Aix-Marseille Université is an Euraxess center. Euraxess is a service that welcomes and supports international researchers hosted in the university’s research units and components.
Selection criteria (indicative)
Selection criteria are to be evaluated by experts trained on gender-based bias in selection according to Aix-Marseille Université gender equality and anti-discrimination policy.
APPLICATION DEADLINE (Day/Month/YYYY) (If not applicable, pls inform when the position is filled).
Deadline for complete application: 30th September 2021
ERC laureates can apply anytime
STARTING DATE (Day/Month/YYYY)
Expected starting date is between October 2022 and March 2023 (to be determined)
Aix-Marseille teaching and research site
REQUESTED DOCUMENTS, SELECTION PROCESS and HOW TO APPLY
Please consult the guide for applicants: https://www.univ-amu.fr/fr/public/chaires-dexcellence-2021-appel-candidatures-directesContinue reading
|Title||Full time endowed chairs|
|Job location||Jardin du Pharo 58, bd Charles Livon, 13284 Marseille|
|Published||June 8, 2021|
|Application deadline||September 30, 2021|
|Job types||Professor  |
|Fields||Agricultural Science,   Anthropology,   Architecture and Design,   Arts and Culture,   Biology,   Chemistry,   Computer Science,   Business and Economics,   Education,    and 15 more. Engineering,   Geosciences,   History,   Law,   Linguistics,   Literature,   Mathematics,   Medicine,   Philosophy,   Physics,   Political Science,   Psychology,   Social Science,   Space Science,   Theology  |