OPENING for One Post-doctoral position for Institute of Mediterranean Studies

Ref.319 Rethymno, 21/06/2017

The Institute for Mediterranean Studies (IMS) of the Foundation for research and Technology Hellas (FORTH), in the frame of the project ARCHERS, funded by Stavros Niarchos Foundation, is seeking to recruit one (1) post-doctoral researcher.

Job Description
The researcher is expected to perform research on the history and the actual state of the ship- building and ship- repairing industries and workshops in the Greater Pireaus area and to conduct interviews with employers, engineers, workers and their social environment.

Additional desirable qualifications
 PhD in History (10 %)
 Experience in research in archives (25 %)
 Experience in oral history researches (25%)
 Fluency in Modern Greek (25%)

Additional desirable qualifications
 Ability and motivation to perform independent research (5%)
 Previous post-doctoral research experience (15%)

Location: IMS-FORTH, Rethymno Crete GREECE
Start Date: 1st of October, 2017
Duration of appointment: 12 months (with possibility of extension according to the needs of the project).
Approx. stipend: 1.580 € total

Application Submission
Interested candidates who meet the aforementioned requirements are kindly asked to submit their applications, no later than the 6th of July 2017, 23:59 local Greece time to the address (, with cc to
In order to be considered, the application must include:  Application Form (please download form at the end of this page)  Detailed curriculum vitae (CV) of the candidate  Copies of academic titles/transcripts
Any application received after the deadline will not be considered for the selection

Contact For information and questions regarding the application and selection procedure, candidates are asked to contact the IMS secretariat (, tel. +30 28310-27281. For additional information on the specific research subject, candidates may contact Pr. Christos Hadziiossif (

Selection Announcement The result of the selection will be announced on the website of IMS-FORTH. Candidates have the right to appeal the selection decision, by addressing their written objection to the IMS secretariat within five (5) days since the results announcement on the web. They also have the right to access (a) the files of the candidates as well as (b) the table of candidates’ scores (ranking of candidates results). All the above information related to the selection procedure will be available at the secretariat of IMS-FORTH in line with the Hellenic Data Protection Authority.

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