Young Researcher In Political Science

Universities and Institutes of Greece


October 25, 2021


  • Organisation/Company: University of the Aegean(UoA)
  • Research Field: Political sciences › Public awareness of science Political sciences › Science and society
  • Researcher Profile: First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • Application Deadline: 25/10/2021 00:00 - Europe/Athens
  • Location: Greece › MYTILENE
  • Type Of Contract: Temporary
  • Job Status: Part-time
  • Hours Per Week: 10
  • Offer Starting Date: 01/11/2021
  • Eu Research Framework Programme: HE
  • Reference Number: 101004053 — ERUA European Universities EPLUS2020 Action Grant
  • The "European Reform University Alliance -ERUA is part of the European Universities Initiative (EUI) of the European Commission. The European Universities Initiative (EUI) is one of the European Union's (EU) flagship initiatives to build a European education area. The aim is to strengthen strategic partnerships between higher education institutions across the EU and to develop 41 "European Universities" by 2024.The "European Reform University Alliance" consists of five young European reform universities in Bulgaria, Denmark, France and Greece that have joined forces to form a transnational university network with common values and goals in research, teaching and institutional development. ERUA will develop an original interdisciplinary ecosystem, thanks to our strength in SSH and Arts and our connections to the Natural Sciences, Computer Sciences and Engineering The University of the Aegean (UAegean) is a partner of the ERUA and is the leading partner for WP5-Reimagining the campus.

    The successful candidate will collaborate with the ERUA research teams in the frame of the frame of WP5 Re-Imagining Campus, under the: 2nd Flagship “Aeiforia in ERUA”: Task 5.3. A shared strategy for sustainable Campuses, Societies and Regions for the 2030 Agenda and its Sustainable Development Goals & Task 5 4 Shaping Smart Specialization Strategies (RIS 3 With Regional and Social Engagement

    He/she will support a) Mapping existing sustainability efforts, open e tools for sustainability assessments, Analyze, Identify key playersb) Engaging students, communities and stakeholders/partnerships Engagement action plan, workshops, participations c) Exploring Regions, Models and Methods profiles of the Alliance, open platforms, aps and tools for partnerships and Mapping the key regional partnerships d) Building a base for Alliance Knowledge Base and Exploring synergies e) Engaging and connecting regions and actors,best practices, events, workshops f) Demonstrating Regions Hackathons and Local Contact Points as “Science Shops” in Campuses, and Community Based Participatory Research Education g) connecting sustainability issues with the 3rd Flagship “Bauhaus in ERUA” in order to create collaboration opportunities for students, researchers, academics and administrators.


    As a European University Initiative we offer students a rich and diverse environment with a shared pedagogical approach focused on project-based learning, societal challenges and critical thinking. We develop personalised learning pathways in a multilingual, multicultural environment. We offer the framework and structures to allow students from different backgrounds to become part of a shared European experience

  • Participation in teams of active researchers and young students working in common teaching, learning and research activities, under ERUA Alliance
  • Networking with young researchers around Europe
  • Acquisition of multidisciplinary research skills
  • Eligibility criteria

    To apply, you should submit via email (

  • A short cover letter explaining your personal motivation
  • A Curriculum vitae
  • HEI Degrees (diploma or certificate of enrolment in HE, indicating the field of study and the progress of studies)
  • Proof of computing, communication, and/or other skills (certificates)
  • Proof of Languages Knowledge (certificates)
  • Proof of work experience of any kind
  • Other information for consideration
  • Please submit your application package in one single PDF file entitled as “LastnameApplication.pdf”.

    Selection process
  • Effective networker
  • Research profile demonstrated through education, work or experience and aptitude to work in an international environment;
  • Compliance with language requirements
  • Motivation for the application and quality of reasoning;
  • Relevant fields of study;
  • Publications, articles
  • An interview will probably take place between October 26 to 30 October 2021

    Additional comments

    For more information about this vacancy and the selection procedure, please contact

    Elena Theodoropoulou

    Academic Scientific Coordinator,

    Vice Rector of Academic Affairs & Student Welfare


    Eirini G. Papadopoulou

    Senior Project Manager


    tel: +30 2251036087

    Required Research Experiences
  • Political sciences

  • 1 - 4

    Offer Requirements
  • Political sciences: Bachelor Degree or equivalent

  • ENGLISH: Good

    GREEK: Excellent

  • Very Good written and verbal communication skills; ability to distil complex information into key messages and produce focused reports,announcements with proven proof-reading abilities
  • Ability to present, explain and interpret data or analysis to audiences (e.g.students, academics, stakeholders)
  • Reporting across different data sources
  • Research design, such as devising interview and focus group topic guides, questionnaires, surveys and evaluation frameworks
  • Ability to work with Microsoft Windows environment
  • Specific Requirements
  • Personal interest in public policy
  • Experience in the organization of conferences, seminars, workshops
  • Skills for providing support to organizational activities
  • Work on Lesvos-Mytilene
  • Contact Information
  • Organisation/Company: University of the Aegean(UoA)
  • Department: Rectorate
  • Organisation Type: Higher Education Institute
  • Website: https: // https: // reform-university-alliance-erua
  • E-Mail:
  • Country: Greece
  • City: MYTILENE
  • State/Province: North Aegean
  • Postal Code: 81100
  • Street: University Hill, & Administration Building,
  • Phone:
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