Researcher Status

Researcher Status

Based on international practice and the academic and scientific experience of the researchers, the regulations of the Advanced Media Institute comprise the following research titles upon completing the conditions of each category.

Awaiting Researcher
The first research title under conditions to integrate in the research team.

Junior Researcher

  • undertake postgraduate thesis and
  • submission of an application.

Assistant Researcher,

  • Successful completion of the master thesis with a grade above 8.5
  • 2 scientific publications in peer viewed journals
  • or one in an international journal
  • or participation in two international conferences (with a peer viewed final text or summary) and
  • submission of an application

Researcher, with conditions:

  • Successful completion of the master thesis with a grade above 8.5
  • 3 scientific publications in scientific peer viewed journals (at least two in international journals)
  • participation in three international conferences (with a peer viewed final text or summary)
  • an occasional paper and
  • submission of an application

Senior Researcher, with conditions:

  • Successful completion of a doctoral thesis
  • one monograph
  • participation in over ten international conferences (with a peer viewed final text or summary)
  • previous theses supervision
  • five publications (at least three in international journals) and
  • submission of an application.

Both for entry to the Research Institute and for upgrading status to the next research level, application approval by the Scientific Council is required.  On receiving approval, researchers can use the corresponding research title.

Members of the Research Department are responsible for the following:
1. Support and actively assist in the research work of the Institute.
2. Participate in the dissemination of research results, publications and research work of the Institute
3. Monitor Research at the international level
4. Inform members of upcoming conferences, international and national.