27/06/2021

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (ADIUNKT) holding a PhD in sociology. Scientific discipline: social sciences in the field of sociology

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    University of Warsaw
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Sociology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    06/08/2021 16:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Poland › Warszawa
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Negotiable
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/10/2021

OFFER DESCRIPTION

THE INSTITUTE OF THE AMERICAS AND EUROPE

of the University of Warsaw

on behalf of His Excellency Rector of the University of Warsaw

invites applications for the competition to fill the position of

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (ADIUNKT) at the Centre for European Regional and Local Studies (EUROREG)

holding a PhD in sociology

 

Group of employees: research and teaching; number of positions: 1, type of work: full-time,

period of employment – fixed-term contract

Scientific discipline: social sciences in the field of sociology

Applicants must fulfil the conditions laid down in art. 113 of the Act on Higher Education and Science of 20 July 2018 (Journal of Laws of 2021, item 478).

More Information

Eligibility criteria

Applicants should submit the following documents:

  • letter of application addressed to the Rector of the University of Warsaw;
  • academic development plan;
  • completed personal information form https://bsp.adm.uw.edu.pl/bsp-druki-do-pobrania/;
  • copy of PhD diploma or appropriate certificate of the obtained PhD degree;
  • curriculum vitae including summary of research achievements and list of published papers;
  • other relevant information and documents demonstrating the applicant’s interests and qualifications;
  • declaration that the University of Warsaw shall be the place of primary employment for the applicant within the meaning defined in the Act on Higher Education of 20 July 2018 - https://bsp.adm.uw.edu.pl/bsp-druki-do-pobrania/  ;
  • Information on the processing of personal data - information clause and consent clause https://bsp.adm.uw.edu.pl/bsp-druki-do-pobrania/ ;
  • A statement confirming that the candidate has read and accepts the rules for conducting competitions for a research and teaching position available on the EUROREG University of Warsaw website (to be downloaded at: euroreg.uw.edu.pl in the news, in the competition announcement).

 

 

Selection process

The documents must be sent as PDF files, with the applicant’s name and the advertised position written in the title of the file.

The competition constitutes the first stage in the process of recruitment for the post of an academic teacher as defined in the Statute of the University of Warsaw, and its outcome will provide the basis for further proceedings.

Applications should be sent by email to: euroreg@uw.edu.pl

The applicants will be notified about the results of the competition via email.

 

The deadline for the submission of applications is August 6th  2021 till 4 p.m.

Notice of the results is expected to be published by the end of September 2021.

Additional comments

The selected candidate will be responsible for:

  • active participation in scientific research conducted by the EUROREG team;
  • applying for European and national research grants;
  • building and stewardship of an international scientific network;
  • publishing in established international journals;
  • strengthening the brand and position of the team in strategically-relevant areas;
  • developing course curricula and conducting classes with students;
  • active participation in internal operations at EUROREG;

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Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Sociology
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    POLISH: Excellent
    ENGLISH: Excellent

Skills/Qualifications

Requirements:

  • a PhD in sociology (obtained within the past four years);
  • sound knowledge of quantitative methods in sociology;
  • proficiency in statistical and econometric packages and programming languages ​​in data analysis, such as R, Phyton, Stata, SQL;
  • familiarity with bibliographic and/or patent databases and experience in conducting scientificometric analyses and/or analyses based on patent data;
  • documented scientific expertise, including a minimum of one article published in a Journal Citation Reports-listed journal (journals with Impact Factor index);
  • active engagement in academic life, including presentations at national and international conferences;
  • university-level teaching experience;
  • very good command of Polish and English;

Specific Requirements

Recommended experience:

  • publications in the fields of regionals studies, urban studies or public policy;
  • international research experience, including a minimum of a three-month stay in a foreign research organisation;
  • experience in obtaining research grants;
  • experience in the implementation of research projects for public institutions and international organisations;
  • documented international cooperation;
  • proficiency in working with GIS software;
  • practice in the implementation of innovative teaching methods;

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
University of Warsaw
Poland
Mazowsze
Warszawa
00-927
Krakowskie Przedmieście 30

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EURAXESS offer ID: 657487

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