Call for Candidates - Regional Forum on Research and Innovation
Call for Candidates
Regional Forum on Research and Innovation
The government of Lombardy – the most important region in Italy, which has Milan as its seat – is seeking 10 experts on the impact that innovation and technological/scientific advancements have on society and the economy.
These chosen experts will make up the Regional Forum on Research and Innovation, an independent scientific body that will consult, make proposals and provide information.
The 10 people will be chosen from among those candidates with the highest qualifications in the scientific, social and humanistic fields.
Candidates must absolutely have proven professional experience in the overall field of the relationship between technology/science and society, including: RRI, Responsible Research and Innovation; STS, Science and Technologies Studies; Public Communication of Science; Participative and Deliberative Methods; Public Engagement; Social Innovation; Social impact and Social Impact Assessment; Sociology of Risk; Sociology of Science; Technology Assessment and Governance; Open Innovation; Open Science; Open Data; Data Ethics; Bioethics.
The forum will serve for three years. It will meet at least four times per year, even virtually. Each member will receive gross compensation of 30,000 euros.
Candidates can apply from 1 September to 30 September 2017. If you would like to be considered, please send your curriculum vitae and an endorsement letter (from institutions, orders and social organisations) to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you would like more detailed information, please consult the following link: http://www.openinnovation.regione.lombardia.it/eng/regional-forum-on-research-and-innovation