19/04/2021

Assistant at the Faculty of Earth Sciences and Environmental Management

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    University of Wroclaw
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Geography
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    24/05/2021 23:00 - Europe/Athens
  • LOCATION
    Poland › 50-137 Wrocław
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    tbc

OFFER DESCRIPTION

Keywords: geography, physical geography, soil science, Quaternary palaeogeography

Requirements for the candidate:

  • title of master's degree in Earth Sciences in the field of physical geography;
  • authorship of publications in journals listed by Web of Science, containing achievements in the field of Quaternary palaeogeography, lithostratigraphy and soil science;
  • very good computer skills, experience in using ArcGIS, QGIS, CorelDRAW, Strater, R package;
  • fluency in writing/speaking in Polish and English;
  • active participation in scientific conferences;
  • documented, active participation in research projects;
  • experience in conducting field studies, in particular loess-soil sequences;
  • teaching experience in soil science;
  • experience in operating a laser diffractometer and a spectrophotometer preferred;
  • preference for having a driving license and driving experience.

Basic duties as an assistant divided into areas: (research, teaching and organizational):

  • research area: conducting research on sediments of aeolian environment and fossil soils, the use of laser diffractometry and spectrophotometry in lithostratigraphic studies, establishing international cooperation,
  • didactic area: conducting classes (approx. 332 hours - e.g. Soil Science, Climate change recorded in aeolian sediments, Nature Conservation, Field exercises: geomorphology and soil science and hydrology), participation in the organization of the educational process
  • organizational area: active participation in projects undertaken by the Department of Physical Geography (e.g. organization of seminars and conferences), care for website and social media with the logo of the Department of Physical Geography.

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Additional comments

1. curriculum vitae

2. personal questionnaire of the person applying for employment

3. a photocopy of the diploma confirming obtaining the master's degree

4. the self-report containing the characteristics of the current scientific and didactic experiences and other achievements in the field of organization and popularization of science, the self-report should also include information about mobility

5. list of scientific publications, previous teaching experience and other achievements in the field of organization of scientific life and popularization of science

6.Electronic versions of the two most important publications (or typescripts of unpublished works) which the candidate considers representative of his / her scientific achievements

7. two recommendation letters, with the proviso that these lists are sent by e-mail to the Chairman of the Committee (jakub.kierczak@uwr.edu.pl) without the candidate's mediation and are open only to members of the Committee, and the candidate waives the right to view these lists by entering the competition.

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    POLISH: Good
Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
University of Wroclaw
Poland
50-137 Wrocław
pl. Uniwersytecki 1

EURAXESS offer ID: 630711

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