12590 - Junior Research Associates in Marine Sciences

Lecce, Italy
Full Time
Institute for the Earth System Prediction (IESP)
Mid Level

CMCC Position
N. 2 Junior Research Associates in Marine Sciences
Deadline: July 15th, 2024

Are you ready to join a dynamic team where your proactiveness and management prowess can translate directly into tangible outcomes in the research field?
CMCC GOCO Division, located in Lecce, is looking for two positions of Post Degree or Junior Research Associates with experience as marine ecology, aquaculture, citizen science to support the research on coastal observing systems and citizen science.
These positions is for two Post Degree of Junior Research Associates with good knowledge and experience on costal ecosystem processes, coastal aquaculture management and monitoring, and experience in citizen science.
The primary purpose for these positions is to contribute to CMCC activities and projects in the field of coastal observing systems deployment and maintenance, aquaculture monitoring and development of related decision support systems, and implement and carry out citizen science and user engagement activities.

A gained experience with ecosystem processes and aquaculture science and monitoring, marine environmental monitoring, user engagement are required.

CMCC Foundation is a cross-cutting scientific research center on climate change and its interactions with the environment, society, the world of business, and policymakers. Our work aims to stimulate sustainable growth, protect the environment, and develop strategies for the adaptation and mitigation of climate change. CMCC's core objective is to conduct cutting-edge science, to train the next generation of scientists at both national and international levels, and to be a beacon for climate modelling.

CMCC pursues fundamental and applied science with utmost scientific integrity, prioritizing data-driven science and providing data, information, and research results that can support informed public debate and decision-making processes. To achieve climate research objectives at the highest international standards, we invest in training all our talents, and strive to create a workplace where everyone can excel.

At CMCC you will find a strong, professional environment. Join an inclusive community that values diversity, where every voice is heard and respected. Help foster a culture of innovation and societal change, where individuals from all backgrounds can thrive and succeed.

To learn more about this opportunity and submit your application, please refer to the following:

The Post Degree or Research Associates will contribute to the working group of Aliena Interreg It-HR, ConceptuMaris Life Projects, RENOVATE project.

Candidates will support the GOCO Division with:

  • Assist the deployment and maintenance of coastal observing systems,
  • Assists in the development of best practices and tools for aquaculture sites monitoring and development of related decision support systems, and implement
  • Organize and carry out citizen science and user engagement activities.

  • Degree in marine ecology and the other scientific disciplines dealing with Environmental Science
  • Experience in aquaculture monitoring and management
  • Experience in engaging public and citizens in citizens science activities or similar
  • Knowledge coastal and marine observing systems and monitoring
  • Fluency in English
  • Good communication skills and teamworking attitude

  • Please note that this opportunity will be issued both internally and externally.
  • The appointment period will be initially of 12 months starting from August 2024, with a gross annual salary range of 22-30 K Euros. Tenure can be granted from 2 to 4 years after being appointed as junior researchers.
  • Welfare package, for minimum 12 months contract.
  • Flexible working time as per internal policies.
  • Support during the immigration process, if needed.

Belonging to legally protected categories (ex L. 68/99) will constitute a preferential condition.
Some fiscal benefits could be applied for repatriated workers or foreign researchers/professors, having the requirements defined by Dlgs 147/2015 (for repatriates) or Dl 78/2010 (for foreigners).
CMCC is an equal-opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, familial status, and other legally protected characteristics. Please omit from your CV any data you or we might consider discriminatory.
This job announcement is an invitation to express interest in the above-mentioned CMCC Position.

Applicants responding to this posting declare that they have read, understood and agreed to the Official Rule for the CMCC Personnel recruitment".

We will keep your information on file for up to 1 year.


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