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The Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities in Warsaw invites applications for a position of Associate Professor to join a group of research and teaching academics specializing in cultural studies and media studies in particular. Application deadline is July 30, 2019. Place of work: Warsaw.

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Qualifications:

  • Post-doctoral degree (habilitacja) in cultural studies or a related discipline

  • Proven teaching and research experience in the field of cultural studies or a related discipline, including:

(a) publications indexed in international databases, including JCR journals (the Ministry of Science and Higher Education journals specification, list A)
(b) active participation in conferences
(c) proven research experience and/or experience in raising funds for research projects

  • Experience in the management of research projects or the management of education process
  • Management experience related to activities of a research or an education institution
  • Ability to teach classes in English would be an asset
  • Advanced computer literacy and aptitude for learning new applications
  • Research interest in film and media would be an additional asset

Other requirements:

  • Declaration that SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities will be the principal place of employment.
  • Availability to teach classes also on weekends

SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities is a private higher education institution, which conducts research and offers programs of study with practical and academic profiles, in Warsaw, Wrocław, Sopot, Poznań, and Katowice. SWPS University’s education offer includes various programs in social sciences, humanities, design and graphic design. Our goal is to broaden the range of undergraduate and graduate programs of study available at SWPS University to include other disciplines, such as Information Technology. SWPS University employs over 700 people, including academics and administrative staff. 

SWPS University provides excellent environment for professional development and offers an extensive employee benefit package. We are a diverse team of professionals contributing to the body of knowledge, working together for the benefit of our students and the effective implementation of research into practice. SWPS University collaborates with renowned scholars, successful practitioners in various fields, artists and representatives of the media.

Required Documents:

Interested candidates should submit the following documents:

  • CV, including a list of research, teaching and project management achievements, with reference to the above-listed qualification criteria and other examples of professional experience and interests. Please include the following statement on your CV: I hereby agree to the processing of my personal data, provided in my job application, in the recruitment process in accordance with the Act of 29 August 1997 on the Protection of Personal Data (Original Text: Journal of Laws Nr 133/97, Item 922 as amended).
  • Copies of the documents confirming that the candidate has obtained a post-doctoral degree (habilitacja)

We offer:

  • Competitive salary and an extensive employee benefit package
  • Participation in the development and shaping of the Department of Cultural Studies
  • Flexible paths of professional development
  • Access to the internal grant program and professional support in the grant application process and the implementation of research and development projects
  • Opportunity for professional development, including teaching experience
  • Opportunity to work in an interdisciplinary and friendly academic environment
  • Opportunity to co-create the culture of an organization that values openness, courage and responsibility

 

Application Process

The competition is open to persons who meet the requirements specified in Article 116 of the Act of 20 July 2018 Law on Higher Education and Science [Dz. U. (Journal of Laws) 2018, item 1669].

Please submit the required documents by July 30, 2019 via the following FORM ».

The name of the successful candidate will be announced on September, 1, 2019.

The selected applicant is expected to start work on October 1, 2019. There is also an option to start at the beginning of the second semester of the academic year 2019/2020.

The Recruitment Committee reserves the right to contact only the shortlisted candidates.

Members of the Recruitment Committee:

  • Associate Professor Mirosław Filiciak, Chair of the Committee, Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Mateusz Skrzeczkowski, Ph.D. - Member of the Committee
  • Anna Długołęcka - Secretary of the Committee

This application process is the first stage of the recruitment process defined in the Regulations for the recruitment of academic staff and will determine further steps in the recruitment procedure.

For more information please contact: adlugolecka@swps.edu.pl

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