Im Istituto di Scienze Umane e Sociali der Scuola Normale Superiore sind zwei Professuren zu besetzen. Das Institut, an das Donatella della Porta und das Centre on Social Movement Studies umgezogen sind, ist einer der zentralen Orte der europäischen Bewegungsforschung.

Hier ist die Ausschreibung im Original:

Professorship in Sociology at Scuola Normale Superiore, Florence, Italy

The Scuola Normale Superiore (SNS) invites expressions of interest from qualified scholars in the field of Sociology, in view of the possible opening of positions in its Istituto di Scienze Umane e Sociali at the full professor level.
In particular we seek candidates with the following backgrounds:

  1. Methodology of the social sciences, with a strong and pluralist profile in qualitative and quantitative methods, Qualitative Comparative Analysis as well as multimethods research designs, or
  2. Economic sociology, with particular attention to political economy within cross-national comparative analysis as well as attention to the international dynamics

SNS looks for candidates with a proven record of achievements, a clear potential to promote and lead research activities and a specific interest in teaching at the graduate level to a small set of particularly skilled students. English is the working language.

As a result of this enquiry, SNS will decide whether or not to fill a position, on the contract to offer or procedure to activate.

Expressions of interest, addressed to:
Prof. Mario Citroni
Preside dell’Istituto di Scienze Umane e Sociali
Scuola Normale Superiore
Palazzo Strozzi
Piazza degli Strozzi
50123 Firenze
can be sent by email to the address classi(at), writing EOI/SOC in the subject field.

Deadline for the receipt of applications: August 15th, 2015.

Applications (in Italian or English) should include a CV, a description of current research interests and all relevant information about the applicant. Working knowledge of Italian is appreciated but not required. red.