Apply Now For UNESCO Research Scientist P3 International Position ($99,363.91 USD Salary)
The UNESCO Research Scientist P3 International Position offers an exciting career opportunity for individuals passionate about advancing research in the field of computational material science for sustainable energy applications.
With an approximate annual starting salary of $99,363.91 USD, this position encompasses a range of benefits, including 30 days of annual leave, family allowance, medical insurance, and a pension plan.
UNESCO Research Scientist P3 International Position
Empowering Scientists in Developing Countries
The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), established in 1964, is the backdrop for this role.
Located in Trieste, Italy, ICTP was founded by Nobel Laureate Abdus Salam with the mission of equipping scientists from developing nations with the knowledge and skills necessary for long and productive careers.
Under the guidance of the Division Senior Coordinator and the supervision of the Head of the Condensed Matter and Statistical Physics Section, the Research Scientist P3 plays a pivotal role in:
- Scientific Research: Initiating, developing, and coordinating research projects in computational material science for sustainable energy applications.
- Mentoring post-doctoral fellows, visitors, and students.
- Presenting research findings at major international conferences.
Education and Training:
- Teaching in the Diploma program and supervising student theses.
- Providing scientific guidance and mentorship to M.Sc. and Ph.D. students.
- Participating in the selection process for students in various ICTP programs and teaching in international programs at ICTP and other locations.
Education and Experience for UNESCO Research Scientist P3 International Position
- An advanced University degree (Ph.D. or equivalent) in Physics, Material Science, or a related discipline.
- At least four (4) years of relevant professional research experience in computational material science for sustainable energy applications or a related field.
- Demonstrated experience in teaching and mentoring students at various academic levels.
Skills and Competencies For UNESCO Research Scientist P3 International Position
- Strong collaboration skills in a multicultural environment.
- Exceptional analytical abilities to synthesize information from diverse sources.
- Proficient communication skills, especially in English, for practical discussion of technical and scientific matters.
Proficiency in another official UNESCO language (Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian, Spanish) is advantageous.
The application deadline is 18th October 2023.