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Tenured Faculty positions at IMT Lucca – deadline December 31st 2012

As the Institute is seeking to strengthen its core research activities in the 
analysis and management of a variety of complex technological, socio-
economic, and natural systems (in particular big-data, large-scale, and 
dynamical systems), IMT is currently looking for senior faculty members with a 
background in mathematics, engineering, computer science, economics, or 
physics, with research experience in domains such as (but not limited to) 
management science and quantitative finance, risk analysis, numerical analysis, 
artificial intelligence, machine learning, and data mining. While the 
aforementioned fields are considered desirable for the intended research 
trajectory of the institute, applications from exceptional candidates in other 
fields are also welcome. Candidates must have a strong theoretical background, 
an excellent record of high-impact international publications, a remarkable 
ability in leading research groups, and demonstrated experience in 
conducting/coordinating international projects. While the ability to teach PhD 
courses in English is mandatory, knowledge of Italian is not required. 

Interested candidates must apply by filling in the online application form at

IMT Lucca ( is a public research university that 
encompasses three complementary natures: a doctoral school, an institute for 
advanced studies, and an  institute of technology. IMT is an interdisciplinary 
research environment, blending scientific competences of economics and 
management science, engineering, computer science, physics, political 
sciences, and management of cultural heritage, striving to reach the fusion of 
theoretical comprehension and practical relevance in concrete applications.

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