The Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies in view of the possible opening of one positions of Recognized Researcher at the Crop Science Center  in one of the following research areas:

A) Selection, development and application of microbial biostimulants for sustainable agriculture. Microbiome structure and functioning in soil for understanding crop productivity, soil fertility, structuring and C stocks

B) Fruit development,  ripening,  and  quality/composition-related processes. Postharvest physiology  and innovation in storage protocols of perishable horticultural products

C) Physiology and molecular biology of woody crops under abiotic stresses, biotechnology and omics approaches in woody crops, plant based solutions for smart agriculture.

Applicants have to fill in and send the Appendix, indicating the area of the candidature

All correspondence and expressions of interest will be kept strictly confidential. Knowledge of the Italian language is not required, but the ability to teach in English is mandatory. The Scuola guarantees equal gender opportunities in recruitment and career.

invites scientists with a research background in one of the three previously indicated research domains and who are expected to carry out cutting-edge research in the specific area  to  send their expressions of interest to within March, 31 , 2023and indicate in the subject line the code: RR – CROPS

Disclaimer: this is not yet a job vacancy advertisement. Based on the expressions of interest for this  position, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna  will decide whether or not to open public competition  for the position in spring 2023.


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