UNIVERSITA' di VERONA | Dipartimento di SCIENZE GIURIDICHE
PROGETTO DI ECCELLENZA
CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST: TENURED POSITION AS FULL/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF AGRI-FOOD LAW AT THE DEPARTMENT OF LAW – UNIVERSITY OF VERONA (ITALY)
The Department of Law of the University of Verona (www.dsg.univr.it) is seeking to appoint an appropriately qualified person to a full time tenured position as: Professor of Agri-Food Law (IUS/03 - Diritto agrario)
The selected person will be appointed through the direct call, pursuant to Article 1 par. 9, of the Law n. 230 of November 4th, 2005 (Legge 4 novembre 2005, n. 230), of a qualified scholar engaged in research and/or teaching abroad since at least three years, at a foreign university or research institution, where he/she currently holds, or is qualified to hold, a position equivalent to that as Full or Associate Professor (Professore Ordinario or Professore Associato) in Italy.
ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT OF LAW OF THE UNIVERSITY OF VERONA:
The successful applicant will be joining a committed group of scholars at the Department of Law of the University of Verona, whose high level of academic achievements has led the Department to be among the fifteen departments nationwide to be awarded the status of “Department of Excellence 2018-2022” in Law (and one of the only four to obtain the top score both for its performance and for the quality of its research projects), according to the newly established mechanism of quality assurance of Italian Universities introduced by Law No. 232/2016. The award obtained by the Department of Law included a financial endowment, based on a specific research project on “Law, Changes and Technology” (http://www.dsg.univr.it/?ent=progetto&id=5322). The project provides, among others, for a new position at professorial level in the field of Agri-Food law to be filled through a direct appointment of a foreign academic selected by means of an international call.
Candidates must submit in pdf format: (i) the attached application form duly completed and signed; (ii) a cover letter (2 pages maximum); (iii) a CV (including, in particular, full list of publications, participation to and/or coordination of research groups and scientific projects, participation to and organization of conferences, teaching commitments and students’ evaluations, supervisions of master and doctorate students and thesis, organizational and managerial responsibilities, fund raising); (iv) samples of five (5) relevant publications; and (v) entries of two (2) references, including names and contact information, with express authorization to contact them with respect to the candidate’s application.
The selection procedure may include an interview to be held in Verona and/or the possibility to arrange for a short-term visiting professorship to teach a course in the area of the call.
The selected candidate will be hired, ideally, from January 1st, 2020, or as soon as possible thereafter, but in any event preferably within the year 2020.
The mere submission of an expression of interest shall not give rise to any right to be admitted to the selection as University’s teaching staff.
Candidates' expression of interest and any additional inquiries on the position, the teaching duties, the project of excellence and the selection procedure, should be sent to the Director of the Department of Law, Prof. Stefano Troiano, at firstname.lastname@example.org, and/or email@example.com November 29th, 2019. Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Please, find more detailed information in the attached documents.