Unicredit & Universities, Knight of Labor Ugo Foscolo Foundation
Foscolo Europe Research Fellowship in Economics and Finance

Applications are invited for a Research Fellowship in Economics and Finance in memory of Ugo Foscolo former Chairman of Banco di Roma, starting on October 1, 2013.

DESCRIPTION: The Fellowship provides Euro 60,000 per year (gross of taxes). Its overall duration is 4 years (2 years renewable). Applicants must be graduated from a university located in any of the 22 countries where UniCredit operates, must have completed (or be about to complete) a Ph.D. in Economics or Finance in a academic institution located outside this area and plan to continue their research activity in any university located in any of the 22 countries where UniCredit operates, and that has expressed willingness to host him/her.

The area of the 22 countries where UniCredit operates includes: Austria, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey and Ukraine.

The Fellowship is awarded based on the candidates' curriculum, papers and publications. Further information about the application, selection process, etc. are available at: http://unicreditanduniversities.eu/index.php/en/fellow/show/fellow_id/5

QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants should have received their doctoral degree in any university, located outside the area of the 22 countries where UniCredit operates or be about to complete it. There are no restrictions regarding the nationality of the applicants.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applications should be received by 15 November 2012. Candidates may only apply online using the application available on the Foundation's website at: http://www.unicreditanduniversities.eu

Documentation accompanying the application must be submitted exclusively online in English and in PDF format.

Only complete submissions received by 15 November 2012 can be accepted.

CONTACTS:
UniCredit & Universities Ugo Foscolo Foundation
Via Santa Margherita 12
20121 Milan Italy

Giannantonio De Roni (+39 02 87275582), giannantonio.deroni@unicredit.eu
Annalisa Aleati (+39 02 87275583), annalisa.aleati@unicredit.eu



Posted 9/23/12