Postdoctoral Researcher, Faculty Of Philosophy, Jagiellonian University In Krakow, In The Field Of...

Universities and Institutes of Poland

Poland

August 16, 2021

Description

  • Organisation/Company: Jagiellonian University
  • Research Field: Sociology
  • Researcher Profile: Established Researcher (R3) Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • Application Deadline: 16/08/2021 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • Location: Poland › Krakow
  • Type Of Contract: Temporary
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Hours Per Week: 40
  • The Rector of the Jagiellonian University announces a call for the position of POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER in a group of researchers at the Faculty of Philosophy in the field of sociological sciences (or related).

    The call is open to persons who meet the following qualification criteria:

    1) hold at minimum a doctoral degree,

    2) have relevant scientific achievements,

    3) take an active part in scientific life.

    The position is offered in the Social (r)Evolution Lab and shall concern the following research areas :

    I. social and political responses to changes, crises, and threats (economic, environmental, epidemiological, terrorist, etc.), with particular emphasis on social resilience, the role of the state and its institutions, selforganization, and the emergence of new forms of community,

    II. transformations of the public sphere, political cultures and ideologies, including the dynamics of power relations, relations between the state and the citizen, processes of democratization and authoritarianism, extremisms, and populisms,

    III. social contexts, effects and challenges of the development of science and technology, e.g. with respect to work, personal life, consumption patterns, family, and kinship.

    The full offer announcement is available here:

    https: // praca.bip.uj.edu.pl/documents/145868730/148269987/og%C5%82oszeni...

    Benefits

    We offer:

    1. The offered remuneration includes base salary and an allowance.

    2. A fixed-term employment contract of 30 months.

    3. Individual access to the research fund within the Social (r)Evolutions Lab and coordinated by the person managing the Lab (in the amount of PLN 100,00000 for a period of up to 30 months) for the implementation of research and scientific activities. Funds will be distributed on the basis of research plans and planned budget prepared by the employee for a period of 12 months. Costs eligible under the fund may include, in particular: conference trips, implementation of pilot studies, visits for inquiries or short-term internships, publication costs, costs of organizing seminars / workshops aimed at strengthening foreign cooperation.

    Overview of additional benefits offered at Jagiellonian University available here: https: // en.uj.edu.pl/enGB/staff/staff-benefits/office

    The Jagiellonian University does not provide housing.

    Selection process

    Applicants shall send the following documents by e-mail to the address: socrevlab@uj.edu.pl

    1. application for employment,

    2. resume

    3. a copy of the doctoral or habilitation diploma, if applicable,

    4. information on the candidate's research, teaching, and organizational achievements,

    5. a list of publications (including the publisher and number of pages),

    6. reviews of a doctoral dissertation or habilitation thesis, if applicable,

    7. sample scientific publications in English (up to a maximum five),

    8. two recommendation letters from two scientists with whom the candidate has cooperated previously,

    9. a research project (a description of 5-6 standard pages in Polish or English and an abstract — max. 1 page),

    10. a completed personal information form concerning the applicant,

    11. a declaration that the Jagiellonian University will be the primary place of work in the event of the candidate being employed, 12. a representation pursuant to Article 113 of the Law on Higher Education and Science,

    13. a declaration of the knowledge and acceptance of the principles of intellectual property management and the principles of commercialization of the Jagiellonian University,

    14. information on the processing of personal data.

    Templates for the representations set out under items 10–14 can be downloaded at: https:// www. dso.uj.edu.pl/druki-do-pobrania/dokumenty-dla-kandydatow- prac... https:// www. dso.uj.edu.pl/-nauczyciele

    Selected candidates will be invited to an online interview, during which the candidate will be asked to briefly present their research project proposal.

    Additional comments

    For more information on this call, please contact: Dr hab. Katarzyna Zielińska, Associate Professor at the Jagiellonian University, head of the Social (r)Evolutions Lab, FutureSoc PRA, Institute of Sociology, Jagiellonian University in Krakow

    E-mail: katarzyna.zielinska@uj.edu.pl

    Offer Requirements
  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
  • ENGLISH: Excellent

    Skills/Qualifications

    The ideal candidate should meet the following criteria:

    1. is a scientist with a doctoral degree in the field of sociological or related sciences, cooperating with PRAs (Priority Research Areas) (https: // futuresoc.id.uj.edu.pl/enGB/about-us),

    2. has international experience, defined in particular as an academic degree obtained at a recognized foreign research center in the field of sociological or related sciences, or a postdoctoral fellowship completed at a recognized foreign research center, or as past employment in an international research project,

    3. is the author of at least two publications in at least one of the research areas listed in the call (described below), which: a. are published in high- IF journals included in Scopus (in particular Scopus Top 10) or Web of Science, or b. are peer-reviewed scientific monographs published by an entity from the 2nd level of the Ministry of Education and Science (https: // listymnisw.pl/full.php) list of publishers that publish reviewed scientific monographs, or c. constitute a chapter in a multi-author publication published by a publisher from the 2nd level of the Ministry of Education and Science (https: // listymnisw.pl/full.php) list. In the case of publications referred to in items a) and b) above, the candidate's co- authorship will also be recognized.

    4. has experience in managing an ongoing or completed research project financed from external sources or has been the main contractor or co- contractor of at least one completed or ongoing research project financed from external sources,

    5. has documented experience in conducting empirical research (qualitative and / or quantitative; experience with digital methods of social research is considered to be an additional benefit),

    6. has knowledge of English, at least at the C1 level (in accordance with the Council of Europe Level: Common European Framework of Reference for Languages), documented by appropriate certificates or experience (interviews with the candidate will be conducted in English),

    7. is a member of a recognized international research network; in particular: belongs to the boards and committees of such organizations,

    8. has experience in popularizing science and innovative education, 9. has experience in cooperation within the socio-economic environment.

    Specific Requirements

    Expectations:

    1. implementation of a research project, in cooperation with stakeholders of the Social (r)Evolution Lab, The project should clearly relate to selected research topics set out in the call, display a conceptualization of the research problem, a presentation of research questions, an outline of the methodology and justification of the project in terms of the implementation of the 4I principle (interdisciplinarity, internationalization, integration, innovation).

    2. submitting two publications to high-scoring journals (minimum 100 points) from Scopus TOP 10 or a monograph at an international publisher from the 2nd level of the Ministry Education and Science (https: // listymnisw.pl/full.php) list, prepared independently or in cooperation (but with first authorship), affiliated at the Institute of Sociology of the Jagiellonian University, in a social science journal. Implementation period: by the 27th month of employment,

    3. submission of a research grant to an external institution (by the 24th month of employment),

    4. involvement in and for the benefit of the Social (r)Evolutions Lab and the Society of the Future PRA, as well as building and strengthening interdisciplinary research and a network for the exchange of ideas within these structures,

    5. representing the University and popularizing science, in particular the research conducted within the Excellence Initiative — Research University program.

    Contact Information
  • Organisation/Company: Jagiellonian University
  • Department: Faculty of Philosophy - Social (r)Evolutions Lab (SocRevLab)
  • Organisation Type: Higher Education Institute
  • Website: https: // futuresoc.id.uj.edu.pl/enGB/socrevlab
  • E-Mail: katarzyna.zielinska@uj.edu.pl
  • Country: Poland
  • City: Krakow
  • Postal Code: 30-044
  • Street: Grodzka 52
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