ASSISTANT PROFESSOR or ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

March 20, 2014

University of Nova Gorica, Center for Atmospheric Research is seeking to fill a post of ASSISTANT PROFESSOR or ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR Application deadline: April 7, 2014

Center for Atmospheric Research is seeking to fill a post of

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR or ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Term:
2 years, with contract renewal each year, possibility of tenure after two years

Start of the term:
As soon as possible in 2014

Job description:
The successful candidate will join research activities of the Center for Atmospheric Research, focusing on the study of atmospheric properties using remote sensing techniques through the use of various types of ground-based lidars and space-based radio signals. He/she will be expected to show motivation and self-initiative in pursuing advanced research, applying for national and international project funding grants, as well as demonstrate organizational skills. The position also entails teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate level.
Qualification:
• the applicant must have a PhD degree in physics, meteorology or related field
• for a tenured position, after 2 years knowledge of Slovenian language is a prerequisite (University of Nova Gorica organizes language courses for non-speakers)

Method of Selection:
The candidate is required to come to the University of Nova Gorica for an interview. The interview may be conducted via internet-based teleconference.

Salary:
Paid monthly, ranging from 20000-24000 EUR per year (after tax). In addition, full medical coverage and social security is paid for by the University, as well as supplementary allowance for commuting.

Please submit:
1) CV
2) letter of motivation including research experience
3) list of publications
4) two recommendation letters

Attachments

Further information

Application should be emailed to: tea.stibilj.nemec@ung.si (an application sent by email should be a single file in pdf format) or mailed to:

Tea Stibilj Nemec
University of Nova Gorica
Vipavska 13
SI-5000 Nova Gorica
Slovenia

For research related questions, please contact:
professor Samo Stanic, center head
email: samo.stanic@ung.si
phone: +386 5 3315 368
fax: +386 5 3315 385