Guidelines for Writing the Proposed Research Project


Writers of reference letters in support of applicants to the PhD program in Security, Risk and Vulnerability at the University of Genova are asked to prepare a reference letter following the template below either in English or Italian. If indicated in the call text of the curriculum, the writer of the reference letter is required to enclose also a CV. All information will be used only for the purpose of deciding admissions to the PhD program in Security, Risk and Vulnerability at the University of Genova.

The letters should not be submitted by the applicant, but sent before the deadline directly by the writer of the letter to the PhD Program Committee at the email address(es) indicated in Annex (“Allegato A”) to the notice of public examinations.

TEMPLATE

INFORMATION ABOUT THE WRITER OF REFERENCE LETTER

Name:
Surname:
Position:
E-mail address:
Mail address:

INFORMATION ABOUT THE APPLICANT

Name:
Surname:

HOW LONG AND IN WHAT CAPACITY HAVE YOU KNOWN THE APPLICANT?

STATEMENT

Please provide an assessment of the candidate’s abilities to carry out advanced studies and research, together with her/ his main points of strength and weakness

SUMMARY EVALUATION

Please rate the applicant in comparison with others of her/his age and position whom you have known within the past five years using the following scale:

We appreciate your evaluation of the following candidate’s abilities

  1. Intellectual ability:
  2. Motivation:
  3. Potential for autonomous research:
  4. Capability to carry out the work:
  5. Ability to work with others:

Date

Signature