Manager academic Fac. of Sciences, u. de Chile

The Faculty of Sciences of the University of Chile invites young researchers in the area of biological conservation, domestic and foreign, who wish to apply for a future link with the Department of environmental sciences of the Faculty of Sciences, through the awarding of contest inclusion of Human Capital advanced in the Academy (PAI) of Conicyt, year 2018, to present history curriculum and project.

Call for proposals seeks to choose a candidate that the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Chile will grant institutional support to apply for the contest's inclusion to the Academy, year 2018. The Faculty of Sciences is committed to hiring the chosen candidate, under the conditions laid down in the contest of inclusion, only in the event that the candidate is awarded the mentioned competition.

Application requirements:

  • Be in possession of a title or degree of biologist or related profession.
  • Degree of doctorate in sciences or Ph.d. at the time of nomination, retrieved in a program accredited in Chile or abroad (from the year 2012).
  • Post Doctoral experience.
  • Scientific productivity in WoS journals in biological conservation issues.
  • Teaching experience.
  • Ability to work in interdisciplinary teams and leading competitive research projects.
  • Submit a project in the area of biological conservation.
  • Management fluent Spanish and English language.
  • Candidates who have completed their doctoral thesis under the supervision of an academic in the Department of environmental science, Faculty of science, will be eligible if they obtained their degree prior to March 31, 2015.
  • It is hoped that in the event the candidate get his position through the academic inclusion projects, stay at the Faculty of Sciences throughout the period of implementation of the project.

Documents to apply:

  • Updated curriculum, including digital copy (PDF) of its publications.
  • Letter of intent is point where ability to interact with the different research lines of the Department of environmental sciences, the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Chile.
  • Research project in the area of biological conservation.
  • Two letters of reference from Chilean or foreign academics.
  • Simple affidavit of applicant evidencing commitment to remain at the Faculty of Sciences by the time that the project.
  • All history curriculum and experience must be credited with the corresponding documentation (publications, certificates, contracts, etc.).

Time to deliver background: March 1, 2018.

Interested persons should submit their background in a sealed envelope, in the Secretariat of the Department of environmental sciences, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de Chile, Las Palmeras 3425, Ñuñoa, Santiago, and send all documents in formatpdf, Professor Ramiro or. Bustamante)rbustama@uchile.cl). The result of this competition will be during the last week of March 2018.

Profile description:

If awarded the academic insertion contest, the applicant will be incorporated into the Faculty of science, in quality of academic (full-time), attached to the Department of environmental sciences, to conduct research, teaching undergraduate and graduate and extension in biological conservation and to establish interactions with agencies or public and private enterprises of the biological conservation issues.

He is expected that the candidate remains in the Faculty of science, at least, for as long that lasts to the project.

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