ORGANISATION/COMPANYUniversity of Warsaw
RESEARCH FIELDBiological sciences › Biology
RESEARCHER PROFILEEstablished Researcher (R3)
APPLICATION DEADLINE31/05/2018 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
LOCATIONPoland › Warsaw
TYPE OF CONTRACTTemporary
HOURS PER WEEK40
OFFER STARTING DATE01/01/2019
Centre of New Technologies, University of Warsaw, Poland,
calls for applications for
RESEARCH GROUP LEADER
We are looking for dynamic group leader to establish independent research group and to develop ambitious and innovative research programme in the field of computational biology. We encourage outstanding researchers, both young and already established, to apply for the post.
Centre of New Technologies UW is a new interdisciplinary, scientific unit of the University of Warsaw focused on research and development. Our mission is to contribute to society well educated leaders of science who will provide important research. We are based on close inter-relationship between teaching, scholarship, and research. By supporting young researchers we would like to provide important and innovative solutions to the society in the field of new technologies, computer sciences, medicine, environmental protection, industry and agriculture.
CeNT UW offers a friendly, inspiring and interdisciplinary working environment and research opportunities of the large biomedical campus. CeNT UW is located at the Ochota Campus and has access to state-of-the-art technology, excellent core facilities and supportive administration. Information about research of CeNT UW can be found at http://cent.uw.edu.pl/ .
Initial appointment of a group leader is for four years with the possibility of extensions. The new positions will start in autumn 2018. The new research group will be expected to secure extramural, national and international funding.
Successful candidates will have:
- PhD degree in molecular biology, genetics, biochemistry, biomedicine, bioinformatics or similar and adequate post-doctoral experience
- Outstanding record of scientific achievements reflected by publication record,
- Original and independent research programme,
- Strong leadership complemented by ability to collaborate,
Applications must be written in English and prepared as a single pdf file including:
- Cover letter,
- Curriculum Vitae including a list of publications,
- Description of 1-3 most important scientific achievements (max. 2 pages),
- Summary (2 pages) of the applicant’s future research plans,
- Contact details for 2 professional referees who can be contacted for recommendation letters.
Applications should be submitted to email@example.com by 31 May 2018.
Please, use ”Group Leader application” as a title of your message.
Short-listed candidates will be invited for interview to be held in Warsaw on 4–5 September 2018 during the International Scientific Committee meeting.
The final decision will be announced by the end of 2018.
Inquiries about the offer, research environment and science in Poland are welcome and should be sent to Dr. Michał Wrzesiński (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Please include in your offer:
“I hereby give consent for my personal data included in my application to be processed for the purposes of the recruitment process under the Personal Data Protection Act as of 29 August 1997, consolidated text: Journal of Laws 2016, item 922 as amended.”
EURAXESS offer ID: 286382