ADJUNCT at the Marine Ecology Department

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    Institute of Oceanology Polish Academy of Sciences
    Environmental scienceEarth science
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
    20/05/2019 15:00 - Europe/London
    Poland › Sopot

Required qualifications:

  • PhD degree in Earth Sciences in the field of Oceanology;
  • at least three years’ experience in sampling marine zooplankton, including experience in working on a research vessel;
  • knowledge and experience in the taxonomic identification of Arctic zooplankton;
  • documented (published result) ability to process, analyze and visualize large data sets acquired using automatic, optical plankton counters;
  • scientific achievements in the field of Arctic zooplankton research documented by several published manuscripts in journals included in the Journal Citation Report (with Impact Factor) and presentations at international conferences (at least three oral presentations);
  • documented ability to use programs to perform statistical analyzes for ecological data, including multidimensional analysis (eg PRIMER, PERMANOVA) and programs for visualization of oceanographic data (eg Ocean Data View);
  • knowledge of the ecology of plankton-eating, Arctic seabirds confirmed by at least one manuscript of publication;
  • knowledge about ecological and hydrodynamic processes shaping the functioning of zooplankton assemblages in polar regions;
  • experience in realization of research projects concerning the ecology of the Arctic zooplankton;
  • very good knowledge of English.

Eligibility criteria

Required application documents:

  • Application for employment,
  • Curriculum Vitae with a consent to the processing of personal data for the purposes of the open position call,
  • Copy of the PhD diploma,
  • Filled out questionnaire for people applying for a position at IO PAN,
  • List of scientific achievements.


Selection process

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Additional comments


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Offer Requirements

    ENGLISH: Excellent

Specific Requirements

Additional qualifications:

  • highly developed analytical skills and drawing synthetic conclusions;
  • involvement in field work in difficult conditions at sea (eg in the Arctic);
  • enthusiasm and the ability to work in a team, field and coordinate research.

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Institute of Oceanology Polish Academy of Sciences
Powstancow Warszawy 55

EURAXESS offer ID: 405469


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