Call for Ph.D. position




H2020-MSCA-ITN project SAPIENS - ESR2

The Ph.D. in Management is offering a Ph.D. position funded by the EU under the H2020-MSCA-ITN project SAPIENS (Sustainability and Procurement in International, European and National Systems).

The selected candidate will work on the project ESR 2: Developing sustainable and procurement solutions at global level (bottom up approach) and will be supervised by Prof. Gustavo Piga and Prof. Andrea Appolloni - University of Rome "Tor Vergata", Italy.

For more information, see the Job offer description

How to apply

Applications start in March 3, 2021, and end in April 25, 2021 (before 12:00pm - Rome time)

1. Submit the “online application form”, together with the following required documents (each single file size should be less than 20 MB):

  • the “paper” application form, with signature in original (downloadable here)
  • a full CV (with the relevant details for checking the eligibility criteria)
  • a copy of Master’s and Bachelor’s Degree diploma with the transcript of records and final marks (if available, the diploma supplement)
  • a cover letter
  • a copy of the passport
  • two reference contacts
  • an abstract of the Master’s thesis
  • list of publications (only if available)
  • Motivation Letter. An account of the activities of significance to the vacancy (max 2 pages)
  • research project proposal, this should include the following:

(1) objective(s) of the research, (2) major research questions, (3) review of relevant literature, (4) methodology to be applied in the research. The project proposal must not exceed 3 standard pages, corresponding to approx. 6,000 characters

  • English certificate (if available)

2. After the online submission of the application form, the system will send an acknowledgement of receipt by e-mail, indicating also the ID number of your application.

3. A commission will consider your academic curriculum and will decide whether you: (1) are short listed and therefore admitted to sit for an interview (2) are not admitted.