Job offers

Rules of Procedure of the Selection Board Applicable to Research Fellows at the ISS PAS

Job offer – an open competition for the position of Assistant Professor in the Department of Literary and Cultural Studies

Director of the Institute of Slavic Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences announces an open competition for the position of Assistant Professor in the Department of Literary and Cultural Studies.

Requirements

  • PhD title in humanities;
  • Proven track record of research in Russian literature and culture;
  • Knowledge of Russian, English and Polish language.

Additional qualifications

  • Knowledge of German, French and other (especially Slavic) languages;
  • Experience in obtaining grants;
  • Experience in didactics and dissemination of science.

Applications should include

  • Job application addressed to the Director of the Institute of Slavic Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences;
  • Professional CV with a list of publications;
  • Certified copy of a diploma of PhD in humanities.

Document submission deadline

  • 31 October 2020

Application form

The interview will take place by the end of November 2020. Candidates will be asked to present their research plans during the interview.

The committee will make their decision according to the rules and regulations of the Institute of Slavic Studies PAS, maintained on the website (Job Offers).

Employment is scheduled to start on 1 December 2020.

The person employed will have an opportunity to conduct research trips to foreign academic institutions with whom the ISS PAS has agreements of cooperation, support in preparing grant applications, and stable employment. The person’s responsibilities will include: submitting grant applications to Polish and foreign institutions; publishing texts in journals and publishers listed by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education.

The person will be asked to sign a statement on research field and scientific discipline; a statement confirming that the ISS PAS will count them towards the number of employees included in the institute’s research potential; a statement on affiliating scientific achievements at the ISS PAS; and a statement confirming that the ISS PAS is the first place of employment.

On the application, please include a clause: “On the basis of art. 6 para. 1 RODO, I hereby agree to process my personal data, including my image, included in my offer for the needs of recruitment process by the administrator of the data, that is the Institute of Slavic Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences”.

Job offer – an open competition for the position of PhD student in the project “The nation’s body and soul. Volkist motifs in Polish early national-democratic thought (1895–1918)”

Director of the Institute of Slavic Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences announces an open competition for the position of PhD student in the project “The nation’s body and soul. Volkist motifs in Polish early national-democratic thought (1895–1918)”.

Eligibility criteria

An academic scholarship may be awarded to a person who, at the beginning of the project tasks, meets / will meet any of the following eligibility criteria (according to the NCN Scholarships Regulations: https://www.ncn.gov.pl/finansowanie-nauki/koszty-w-projektach/stypendia-naukowe/zasady-przyznawania-wyplaty-stypendiow-2; please read the entire document):

  • Is a student of full-time or part-time second-cycle studies at universities on the territory of the Republic of Poland;
  • Is a student of at least the fourth year of full-time or part-time long-cycle master’s studies at universities on the territory of the Republic of Poland;
  • Is a PhD student, participant of doctoral studies conducted by an authorized organizational unit of a university, a scientific institute of the Polish Academy of Sciences, a research institute or an international scientific institute operating on the territory of the Republic of Poland created on the basis of separate provisions;
  • Participates in a doctoral seminar and works on preparation of a doctoral dissertation.

Requirements

  • BA or MA in the field of social sciences or humanities (preferred fields: history, cultural studies, sociology);
  • Fluent Polish and German;
  • Experience in research work (library queries, analysis and interpretation of source material);
  • Knowledge of methodology and the ability to organize research on the history of Central European nationalisms and on the Volkist movement in Germany;
  • Readiness to conduct queries in Germany.

Additional qualifications

Experience in working in a research team and interest in the history of the Volkist movement in Germany, the National Democracy movement in Poland, and Central European nationalisms at the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries, would also be advantageous.

Responsibilities

  • Conducting a research query concerning scientific, political and academic contacts as well as the flow of ideas between Polish students, scientists and activists from the endecja circles and students, scientists and activists associated with the Volkist movement in Germany (work mainly in German archives);
  • Carrying out research aimed at describing the Central European context of the formation of Volkist imaginations within the nationalist movement;
  • Cooperation with the project manager in disseminating research results: writing articles, presenting research outcomes at conferences.

Type of grant programme

  • NCN: OPUS – HS

Application deadline

  • 31.03.2020

Application form

After assessing the submitted documents, selected persons will be invited for an interview which will take place in Warsaw at the office of the Institute of Slavic Studies (if the candidate cannot come to Warsaw, video conference is possible).

Interviews

  • Till 24.05.2020

Announcement of the results

  • Till 31.05.2020

Starting the implementation of the project tasks

  • 1.07.2020

Form of employment

  • Scholarship in the amount of 4,500 PLN / month for 12 months, conference trips will also be financed.

Duration

  • Beginning the project tasks: 1.07.2020;
  • Duration: 12 months.

Required documents

  • CV;
  • Copy of the diploma confirming the obtaining of the master’s degree and / or certificate of the status of the participant of the master’s studies / certificate of admission to doctoral studies (if the candidate has been accepted) / certificate of the status of the participant of doctoral studies;
  • Cover letter;
  • Certificate of command of Polish and German;
  • List of scientific achievements to date: diploma theses, participation in workshops, research projects, authorship / co-authorship of scientific articles, participation in conferences, scientific internships; as well as prizes and awards of the candidate resulting from the conducted research;
  • Contact information (including e-mail).

Additional information is available from the principal investigator: claudia.snochowska-gonzalez@ispan.waw.pl.

On the application, please include a clause: “On the basis of art. 6 para. 1 RODO, I hereby agree to process my personal data, including my image, included in my offer for the needs of recruitment process by the administrator of the data, that is the Institute of Slavic Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences”.

Job offer – an open competition for the position of Assistant Professor in the Department of History ISS PAS

Director of the Institute of Slavic Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences announces an open competition for the position of Assistant Professor in the Department of History ISS PAS.

Requirements

  • Doctor of humanities degree (history);
  • Proven track record of research in the medieval period of history, especially the source studies of Central and Eastern Europe;
  • Good knowledge of English, German, Latin and Polish.

Additional qualifications

  • Knowledge of other European languages;
  • Experience in acquiring research grants;
  • Experience in teaching and popularization of science.

Applications should include

  • Job application addressed to the Director of the Institute of Slavic Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences;
  • Professional CV with a list of publications;
  • Certified copy of a diploma of doctor of humanities (history).

Document submission deadline: June 30th, 2020.

Documents must be submitted by e-mail at: sekretariat@ispan.waw.pl. The interview will take place on September 30th, 2020. The committee will make their decision according to the rules and regulations of the Institute of Slavic Studies. Employment is scheduled to start on October 1st, 2020. The person will be asked to sign a statement confirming that the ISS PAS will count them towards the number of employees included in the Institute’s research potential and a statement confirming that ISS PAS is the first place of employment.

On the application, please include a clause: “On the basis of art. 6 para. 1 RODO, I hereby agree to process my personal data, including my image, included in my offer for the needs of recruitment process by the administrator of the data, that is the Institute of Slavic Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences”.

Job offer – an open competition for the position of assistant professor

Requirements

  • PhD title in humanities;
  • Proven track record of research in Bohemian or/and Slovak studies;
  • Knowledge of Czech or/and Slovak, English and Polish language.

Additional qualifications

  • Knowledge of German and French and other languages (especially Slavic);
  • Experience in obtaining grants;
  • Experience in didactics and dissemination of science.

Applications should include

  • Job application addressed to the Director of the Institute of Slavic Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences;
  • Professional CV with a list of publications;
  • Certified copy of a diploma of PhD in humanities.

Document submission deadline: November 18th, 2019.

Documents should be submitted by e-mail at: sekretariat@ispan.waw.pl.

The interview will take place by the end of November 2019.

The committee will make their decision according to the rules and regulations of the Institute of Slavic Studies PAS, maintained on the website (Job offers).

Employment is scheduled to start on December 1st, 2019. The person employed will have an opportunity to conduct research trips to foreign academic institutions with whom the ISS PAS has agreements of cooperation, support in preparing grant applications, and stable employment. The person will be asked to sign a statement confirming that the ISS PAS will count them towards the number of employees included in the institute’s research potential and a statement confirming that ISS PAS is the first place of employment.

On the application, please include a clause: “On the basis of art. 6 para. 1 RODO, I hereby agree to process my personal data, including my image, included in my offer for the needs of recruitment process by the administrator of the data, that is the Institute of Slavic Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences”.

Job offer – an open competition for the position of assistant professor in the Slavic Academic Information Centre

Terms of the competition

Requirements:

  • PhD title in humanities (linguistics);
  • Proven track record of research in contrastive linguistics;
  • Experience in participation in projects connected with academic information;
  • Good knowledge of English, Polish and at least one South Slavic language.

Additional qualifications:

  • Knowledge of German, French and other languages (especially Slavic).

Applications should include:

  • Job application addressed to the Director of the Institute of Slavic Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences;
  • Professional CV with a list of publications;
  • Certified copy of a diploma of PhD in humanities (linguistics).

Document submission deadline: 15 July 2019.

Documents should be submitted by e-mail at: sekretariat@ispan.waw.pl.

The interview will take place by the end of July 2019. The committee will make their decision according to the rules and regulations of the Institute of Slavic Studies, available at https://ispan.waw.pl. Employment is scheduled to start on August 1st, 2019. The person employed will have an opportunity to conduct research trips to foreign academic institutions with whom the ISS PAS has agreements of cooperation, support in preparing grant applications, and stable employment. The person will be asked to sign a statement confirming that the ISS PAS will count them towards the number of employees included in the institute’s research potential and a statement confirming that ISS PAS is the first place of employment.

On the application, please include a clause: “On the basis of art. 6 para. 1 RODO, I hereby agree to process my personal data, including my image, included in my offer for the needs of recruitment process by the administrator of the data, that is the Institute of Slavic Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences”.

Job offer – an open competition for the position of associate professor in the Department of Linguistics ISS PAS

Director of the Institute of Slavic Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences announces an open competition for the position of associate professor in the Department of Linguistics ISS PAS

Terms of the competition

Requirements:

  • Title of the professor in humanities (linguistics);
  • Proven track record of research in diachronic and contrastive linguistics, especially the etymology and reconstruction of the Proto-Slavic and Proto-Indo-European language;
  • Experience in leading project teams;
  • Experience in acquiring research grants;
  • Experience in international cooperation;
  • Experience in teaching and popularization of science;
  • Good knowledge of English, Polish and selected Slavic languages.

Additional qualifications:

  • Knowledge of German, French and other languages.

Applications should include:

  • Job application addressed to the Director of the Institute of Slavic Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences;
  • Professional CV with a list of publications;
  • Certified copy of a diploma of full professor in humanities (linguistics).

Document submission deadline: 31 May 2019.

Documents must be submitted by e-mail at: sekretariat@ispan.waw.pl. The interview will take place by the end of June 2019. The committee will make their decision according to the rules and regulations of the Institute of Slavic Studies, available at https://ispan.waw.pl/ under the tab “Oferty pracy [Job Offers]”. Employment is scheduled to start on 1 October 2019. The person employed will have an opportunity to conduct research trips to foreign academic institutions with whom the ISS PAS has agreements of cooperation, support in preparing grant applications, and stable employment. The person will be asked to sign a statement confirming that the ISS PAS will count them towards the number of employees included in the institute’s research potential and a statement confirming that ISS PAS is the first place of employment.

On the application, please include a clause: “On the basis of art. 6 para. 1 RODO, I hereby agree to process my personal data, including my image, included in my offer for the needs of recruitment process by the administrator of the data, that is the Institute of Slavic Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences”.


Information clause on data processing in the recruitment process

According to art. 13 of the Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council (EU) 2016/679 of 27 April 2016 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data (hereinafter: RODO) the Institute of Slavic Studies, PAS informs that:

  1. The administrator of your personal data provided in the recruitment documents is the Institute of Slavic Studies, PAS with the seat at Bartoszewicza Street 1b/17, 00-337 Warsaw.
  2. Your personal data will be processed in order to participate in this recruitment process.
  3. The legal basis for data processing is the provisions of the Act of 26 June, 1974 – Labor Code, Act of 27 July 2005 Law on Higher Education, in connection from art. 6 section 1 point c) RODO.
  4. Your personal data may be shared with relevant recipients, in particular, institutions authorized to control the administrator’s activity or entities authorized to obtain personal data on the basis of separate legal provisions.
  5. Your personal data will be processed for a period not longer than for the duration of the recruitment process. After this period, documents not considered positive will be destroyed.
  6. You have the right to request the administrator to access your personal data, rectify them, delete or limit processing, as well as the right to object to the processing and the right to transfer data – in cases and on terms specified in the provisions of the GDPR.
  7. Providing your personal data by you is a statutory requirement. You are obliged to provide them, and the consequence of not providing personal data will be your failure to take into account the recruitment process.
  8. Your data will not be profiled.