The Programme is primarily aimed at current Research Infrastructures managers and leaders who wish to extend their competencies by engaging with peers from other countries. The programme covers competencies required to meet the needs of Research Infrastructures in the planning, construction and operation phases. The aim is to develop the new generation of executives of national and international Research Infrastructures who understand the necessity of undergoing professional training to acquire managerial and leadership skills, are committed to continuing professional development for themselves and their staff, and can transition smoothly from one RI to another.
The Executive Masters Programme in Management of Research Infrastructures has a requirement of 60 ECTS and is organised into 3-day modules for a total of 12 modules (40 ECTS), among which 7 on-campus and 5 full online. The modules combine lectures, talks by experts from Research Infrastructures and guest speakers, webinars and case study analysis.
• Target: Executive
• Format: Part-time
• Duration: 18 months
• Number of places available: 25
• Language: English
Who should apply?
• Director Generals, Chief Operating Officers or their equivalent
• Recently appointed or upcoming senior managers
• Heads of National Nodes
• Heads of Finance and Administration, HR and Communication
• Middle management
Deadline for application: May, 31st 2017
Admission results: June 2017
Programme start date: September, 20th 2017
There will be no tuition fee, but you have to cover for accommodation and travel to the venue for face-to-face modules in Milan. If you are not interested in doing the full master, you can also apply for individual modules or register as a management team.