26 Oct 2023
Recognised Researcher (R2)
20 Nov 2023 - 23:59 (Europe/Warsaw)
Type of Contract
Offer Starting Date
1 Mar 2024
Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?
Not funded by an EU programme
Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?
SWPS University is a non-public university conducting research and offering
practical and academic studies in Warsaw, Wrocław, Sopot, Poznań, Katowice and
Kraków. The University's teaching offer includes courses in social sciences,
humanities, but also design and graphics.
The University is one of the most active research centres in Poland, and its
employees have a practical influence on the development of many scientific
disciplines. The results of their research are used in various areas of the
economy and social life. The University has over a dozen research units
conducting interdisciplinary projects.
The team of the SWPS University consists of over 800 staff members - academics
and employees of the business and organisation department. The university is
an attractive place for professional development, it provides a system of
attractive employee benefits. We create a diverse and cooperative environment
of professionals who value working for the benefit of students, creating
knowledge and its practical use. The employees and co-workers of the
University are outstanding scientists, successful practitioners, artists and
representatives of the media world.
The Dean of the Faculty of Psychology in Katowice at SWPS University invites
applications for the position of:
Faculty of Psychology in Katowice
as part of the teaching staff
Teaching hours: 360
Conducting classes in the field of psychology at the Faculty of Psychology
Conducting research activities aimed at building scientific achievements.
Supporting university marketing activities, building relationships with
the social environment;
Actively engaging in the faculty's and university's activities.
PhD or equivalent
A PhD in of in the field of social sciences in the discipline of
psychology (obtained no later than March 1, 2024);
At least one-year teaching experience in a higher education institution;
Research interests in the field of clinical and health psychology or
personality psychology or psychology of emotions and motivation;
Scientific achievements documented by scoring publications in the field of
psychology, active participation in scientific conferences and
participation in research projects implementation;
Availability to conduct classes also on weekends;
Very good command of the English language and the Polish language,
enabling the conduct of classes;
Very good computer skills and readiness to learn new applications;
Declaration of employment at SWPS University of Social Sciences and
Humanities as the primary workplace.
Employment based on an employment contract with a salary ranging from PLN
6,300 to PLN 8,300;
Focus on scientific development by supporting of our Office for Research
in applying for research grants;
Support of the Center for Knowledge Transfer and SWPS Innovations SPV in
commercialization of research projects and liaising with business partners
Academic freedom ‒ possibility to develop your own projects, implement
innovative solutions and developing your own research teams;
Laboratories with specialized professional equipment and software as well
as research centers and labs that bridge social sciences and new
Opportunity to get involved in the strategic activities of the Faculty
that are part of the process of transformation of Silesia;
Possibility of continuous development of teaching competences and
support of a Teaching Advisor;
Discounts for master's and post-graduate studies for the employee and
Discounts on language courses;
Partial funding of private medical care for the employee;
Partial funding of Multisport and MultiBenefit packages;
Option to join a group insurance plan on preferential terms.
Opportunities for professional development, including the development of
The opportunity to work and develop in an interdisciplinary and friendly
Contribution to the institutional culture that values openness, courage
Scientific achievements - 20% of the assessment;
Teaching achievements - 50% of the assessment;
Organisational and practical achievements - 30% of the assessment.
CV with a list of scientific, teaching and organisational achievements
(with direct reference to the above mentioned eligibility criteria), as
well as a description of other professional experience and interests;
a copy of documents confirming receipt of a doctoral degree or a statement
of the date when the degree will be obtained.
Please apply electronically via the recruitment form:
https: // system.erecruiter.pl/FormTemplates/RecruitmentForm.aspx?WebID=c…
Application deadline: November 20, 2023
Competition results announced: December 15, 2023
Date of commencement of work: March 1, 2024
Associate Professor Danuta Rode- Chair of the Committee;
Karolina Zalewska-Łunkiewicz Phd - Member of the Committee;
Associate Professor Damian Grabowski- Member of the Committee;
Aleksandra Mysłek - Member of HR staff;
Anna Zając - Committee Secretary.
Link to the REGULATIONS.
The Competition Committee reserves the right to contact only selected
For any additional information please send an email to: [email protected]
Website for additional job details
https: // english.swps.pl/
Number of offers available
Faculty of Psychology in Katowice
Where to apply
https: // system.erecruiter.pl/FormTemplates/RecruitmentForm.aspx?WebID=c1b942b81…