24/07/2017

Assistant professor (adiunkt)

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Institute of Mediterranean and Oriental Cultures Polish Academy of Sciences
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    LiteratureHamito-semitic literature
    Religious sciencesNon-Christian religions
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    16/08/2017 00:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Poland › Warsaw
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    35
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/09/2017
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    ZSEiBW 2017/03

Post of assistant professor (adiunkt), whose tasks would be to study Ancient Egyptian religious literary texts and to continue working on Old Kingdom or later texts.

The employee is expected to prepare at least one scientific paper, apply for scientific grants which would support her/his continued employment at the Institute as well as actively participate in popularisation of research conducted in the Institute and editorial work on its publications.

Benefits

Basic maternity leave 20 weeks (6 of these may be used ante partum, and 6 may be used by father if his social security allows. In case of multiple birth basic maternity leave is longer and dependent on number of children (eg. for twins - 33 weeks), after that parental leave, which can be used by either of parents (depending on their social security) is 32 to 34 weeks depending on number of children. During the maternity leave the parent receives 100% of her/his original wage, while during the parental leave she/he receives 60%, but mothers, who decide at once to stay with the child for 1 year receive 80% for all that time. Vacation is 36 work days

Eligibility criteria

To take part in the competition the candidate has to fulfil conditions prescribed by the Law of Polish Academy of Sciences of 30th April 2010 (with later modifications).

Basic eligibility criterion is to possess the degree of doctor in the field of archaeology, specializaton: egyptology

Selection process

Applicants should submit to the Secretary of the Institute

Pałac Staszica, ul. Nowy Świat 72 p. 327, 00-330 Warszawa

or: sekretariat@iksio.pan.pl

e-mail acceptable in form of secured *.pdf documents) the following:

1) Application addressed to the Director of the Institute,

2) Scientific CV

3) Personal questionnaire (English version available at e-mail request)

4) Copy (certified as being a true copy) of M.A. diploma and PhD diploma or equivalent. In case of countries of origin whose documents of that type are not mutually recognized on basis of international agreements or the Prague Convention, a nostrification note issued by appropriate authorities according to Polish Law is necessary.

5) List of published works, including number of pages and publishing house;

6) Plan of research and publications for one year

7) Commitment, that in case of acceptance, the Institute will become the principal employee and the agreement to be included in the "N" quota of employees will be signed by applicant.

Interview at the Institute: 17th August 2017, starting at 11:00 Warsaw time, possible interview via Skype.

Additional comments

Request for interview via Skype communicator should be sent, together with applicants' Skype name to sekretariat@iksio.pan.pl at least 1 day in advance of the interview.

Regulations of competitions for scientific position at the Institute are available at request on e-mail address.

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Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    LiteratureHamito-semitic literature
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    4 - 10
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Religious sciencesNon-Christian religions
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    4 - 10

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
    Literature: PhD or equivalent
    Religious sciences: PhD or equivalent
  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Excellent
    POLISH: Basic
    LATIN: Basic
    ANCIENT GREEK: Basic
    OTHER: Good

Skills/Qualifications

MA in archaeology, egyptology, literary studies or cultural anthropology

PhD in Egyptology (Literature/Religion)

Full competence in Ancient Egyptian (hieroglyphic)

Knowledge of other modern congress languages and of ancient classical languages are preferred

Specific Requirements

Experience in editorial work, organisation of international cooperation, teaching and popularisation are preferred

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Institute of Mediterranean and Oriental Cultures Polish Academy of Sciences
Poland
Masovian voivodship
Warsaw
00-330
Nowy Świat 72

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