ONE POST-DOCTORAL POSITION IN KRHPIS-QUALITY OF LIFE

PostDoc Position,

Contact Person(s):
Dr. Stavros Pissadakis

Αρ. Πρωτ. 1525

REF. 627

The Institute of Electronic Structure and Laser (IESL) of the Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas (FORTH), in the frame of the project “Exploitation of advanced technologies for the improvement of the quality of life via the in-home medical care and monitoring and the subsistence of daily life activities. QUALITY OF LIFE” which is a “National development action” (Competitiveness and Entrepreneurship, NSRF 2007-2013), is seeking for one (1) Post-doctoral Researcher. 



Abstract

 Project Objectives

Development of an optical sensing system with spectral analysis capabilities adapted on a mobile telephone device for the in-situ measurement of human vital parameters
Requirements
·         Bachelor degree from Physical (preference on Physics) or Engineering Sciences School
·         Graduate and PhD degrees from Physical or Engineering Sciences School
·         Publications in scientific journals within the subjects of optics and physics, participations in international conferences
·         Experimental experience in the subjects of optics, light localization and resonators, and ultra-fast spectroscopic processes
·         Participation in research projects in relevant thematic fields
·         Qualification of high knowledge of English language
 
 
 
 
 
Additional Requirements
·         Ability of collaborating/interacting in a team
·         Ability in communicating/interacting with students
 
Location: IESL-FORTH, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
Start Date:  1ST of January 2015
Contract Duration: 9 Months
Cost: 3462 euro
 
 
 
Application Submission
Interested candidates are asked to submit applications no later than the 28th of November 2014 by email to hr@iesl.forth.gr with cc to the Scientific Coordinator of the project, Dr Stavros Pissadakis (pissas@iesl.forth.gr).

The application package must include the following:
·         Application Form (please download file at the end of the page and mention the Ref. Code)
·         Curriculum Vitae of the candidate
·         Scanned copies of academic titles
 
Any application received after the above deadline will not be considered.
 
Contact
For inquiries on the application selection procedure: hr@iesl.forth.gr  tel. 2810-391301
For information on the research activity: Dr Stavros Pissadakis (pissas@iesl.forth.gr) tel. 2810-391322
 
Selection Procedure
Applications submitted by the above deadline and with all requested documentation will be reviewed by the scientific committee. The committee will select the candidate that best suits the position and project requirements based on academic criteria (see Appendix). If necessary the scientific committee will invite candidates for an interview on a mutually agreed date and time.
The evaluation results will be posted on the IESL-FORTH web site and, following a period for appeals (3 working days), the scientific committee will make the final selection.
THE DIRECTOR OF IESL
SPIROS ANASTASIADIS


APPENDIX
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON THE ANNOUNCEMENT FOR THE POSITION OF
ONE POST-DOCTORAL RESEARCHER
 
Regarding the selection of candidates for the position of a postdoctoral researcher in the frame of the project “Development of Interdisciplinary Research Activities towards System Biology (BIOSYS)” as announced by the Institute of Electronic Structure and Laser (IESL) of FORTH, the evaluation procedure will be as follows:
 
(Α) Evaluation of candidates: all applications will be evaluated by the scientific committee on a scale of 1-100 based on the criteria outlined below using the weighting factors indicated:
Qualifications
Weight
Evaluation
Bachelor degree from Physical (preference on Physics) or Engineering Sciences School
10
YES/NO
Graduate and PhD degrees from Physical or Engineering Sciences School
20
YES/NO
Publications in scientific journals within the subjects of optics and physics, participations in international conferences
20
Number of publications
Participation in research projects in relevant thematic fields
10
Number of participations
Experimental experience in the subjects of optics, light localization and resonators, and ultra-fast spectroscopic processes
30
Years of experience in the framework of research projects.
Qualification of high knowledge of English language
10
Certificate
 
(Β) Announcement of Results: The results of the evaluation procedure will be announced on the IESL-FORTH website (http://www.iesl.forth.gr/news/results.aspx).
(C) Appeals: Candidates have the right to submit a written appeal to the IESL secretariat, received by courier of mail, within three (3) working days from the announcement of the evaluation results on the IESL-FORTH website. They also maintain the right to access (a) the personal files of the candidates as well as (b) the table of candidates’ scores in line with the Γ/ΕΞ/4163-1/06.07.2012 document of the Hellenic Data Protection Authority. All the above information related to the selection procedure will be available at the secretariat of IESL-FORTH.
(D) Finalization of the process: After expiry of the appeal period and following evaluation of any submitted appeal, the scientific committee finalizes the ranking of the candidates. The candidate ranked first is given a period of three (3) working days to accept the position offered and provide original degree documents (or certified copies). In case that any of the presented documents do not match those submitted, the candidate will be dismissed from the procedure. In case of non-acceptance or non-response by the selected candidate in the given time, the position will be declared vacant.


Project Members
Dr. Stavros Pissadakis


Download the Application form (English | Greek)


Publication Date:  13/11/2014
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