25/02/2022
European Research Council

Member of the Research Group REVENANT – Revivals of Empire: Nostalgia, Amnesia, Tribulation, supported by European Research Council consolidator grant # 101002908

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    University of Rijeka, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Other
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    27/03/2022 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Croatia › Rijeka
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/04/2022
  • EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME
    H2020 / ERC
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    101002908

OFFER DESCRIPTION

A full-time position on a fixes-term contract to conduct research related to the overall aims of REVENANT.

Research field: Sociology, political science, humanities, comparative literature, ethnology or anthropology, history of art, history, geography, or from another scientific area that is relevant to the aims of the REVENANT research project.

Masters degree or equivalent

Candidates must be enrolled in a PhD programme by the end of the first year of the project.

Successful candidates will receive a scholarship of up to 9,000 HRK per semester for the payment of their doctoral studies tuition fees.Successful candidates must satisfy the residency regulations of the Republic of Croatia for the duration of the project.

For more information about the REVENANT project, please see:

https://revenant.uniri.hr/

More Information

Eligibility criteria

Persons of both sexes have the right to apply for the competition under equal conditions. The terms used in this competition, which have a gender significance, regardless of whether they are used in the masculine or feminine gender, include equally the masculine and feminine genders.

A candidate in the application procedure is considered to be a person who has submitted an orderly, complete and timely application for the call, together with all required attachments, and who fully meets all the conditions of the tender.

A candidate who in the application invokes the right for priority in employment in accordance with Article 102 of the Act on Croatian Homeland War Veterans and Members of Their Families, must also in addition to their application to the public competition enclose the evidence as outlined in Article 103, paragraph 1 of the Act on Croatian Homeland War Veterans and Members of Their Families, which is published on the website of the Ministry of Croatian Veterans:

https://branitelji.gov.hr/UserDocsImages/NG/12%20Prosinac/Zapo%C5%A1ljavanje/POPIS%20DOKAZA%20ZA%20OSTVARIVANJE%20PRAVA%20PRI%20ZAPO%C5%A0LJAVANJU.pdf

A candidate who in the application invokes the right for priority in employment in accordance with Article 48 of the Act on the Rights of Members of the Armed Forces and Civilians Disabled in War, in addition to their application to the public competition, must also enclose a decision or certificate confirming that right and proof of the way his or her employment was terminated.

An applicant who in the application invokes the right for priority in employment in accordance with the Article 9 of the Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment of Persons with Disabilities Act, is obliged to enclose proof of disability and proof of meeting the required conditions.

Selection process

The process of selecting candidates will take place in three phases.

In the first phase, the Commission checks that candidate applications are complete, orderly and have been sent within the deadline.

In the second phase, the members of the Commission, independently of each other, award each candidate a maximum of 10 points, for each of the following items: (1) publications; (2) participation in conferences; (3) written work (published or unpublished) up to 10,000 words; (4) professional competencies (based on CVs and recommendations) (5) previous recognitions, awards, etc. for excellence in study and research work.

In the third step, the Commission calls the candidates to interview. Committee members ask candidates questions about their interests and motivation to apply for the position on the REVENANT project (ERC Consolidator Grant # 101002908). Candidates can be awarded a maximum of 20 points for the interview.

If the candidate does not respond to the call for interview, he / she will be considered to have withdrawn from the application procedure.

Candidates will be informed about the place and time of the interview by special invitation.

By submitting the application, the candidates expressly agree that the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences in Rijeka as the manager of personal data collection may collect, use and further process data for the purpose of conducting the application procedure in accordance with the provisions as outlined in the Personal Data Protection Act.

The deadline for submitting applications for the call is 8 days from the publication of the tender in the Official Gazette.

The results of the applications for the call will be published on the official website of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences in Rijeka: https://www.ffri.uniri.hr/hr/fakultet/natjecaji.html

Additional comments

Successful applicants who have acquired a higher education qualification outside the Croatian Higher Education system must before starting employment have a positive decision on the recognition of a foreign higher education qualification issued by the Agency for Science and Higher Education (https://www.azvo.hr/en/enic-naric-office/recognition-of-foreign-education-qualifications-in-croatia)

If candidates continue their education in the Republic of Croatia, in order to initiate the procedure of recognition of foreign qualifications, they must contact the Office for Recognition of Qualifications of the University of Rijeka: (https://uniri.hr/en/studies/academic-recognition-of-foreign-higher-education-qualifications-office/)

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Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    SociologyOther
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Political sciencesOther
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    LiteratureComparative literature
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    GeographyOther
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    HistoryArt history
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    AnthropologyEthnology
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    HistoryOther
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
    Other: Master Degree or equivalent
    Sociology: Master Degree or equivalent
    Political sciences: Master Degree or equivalent
    Literature: Master Degree or equivalent
    History: Master Degree or equivalent
    Anthropology: Master Degree or equivalent
    Geography: Master Degree or equivalent
  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Excellent

Skills/Qualifications

Expertise in the geographic and historical contexts related to REVENANT

Specific Requirements

Candidates are required to submit the following documents:

- an application letter signed by hand,

- a CV (Europass),

- copies of undergraduate and graduate degree certificates,

- a transcript of all marks received during university studies,

- a copy of an identification document (identity card or passport),

- a sample of written work in Croatian or English (published or unpublished, maximum 10 000 words with references),

- a motivation letter which includes a proposal for the topic of the doctoral dissertation and an explanation of how the topic of the dissertation is related to the activities on the REVENANT project

(https://revenant.uniri.hr/)

- two letters of recommendation

Work location(s)
3 position(s) available at
University of Rijeka, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Croatia
Rijeka
51000
Sveučilišna avenija 4

EURAXESS offer ID: 748740

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