Post-Doc At The Centre For The Study Of The Ancient World At The Faculty Of Historical And…
Universities and Institutes of Poland
Organisation/Company: University of Wroclaw
Research Field: History
Researcher Profile: First Stage Researcher (R1)
Application Deadline: 16/12/2022 23:00 – Europe/Brussels
Location: Poland › Wrocław
Type Of Contract: Temporary
Job Status: Full-time
Hours Per Week: tbd
Reference Number: 110.2022.CBSA.WNHP
University of Wroclaw invites applications for the research position of post- doc at the Centre for the Study of the Ancient World at the Faculty of Historical and Pedagogical Sciences
No 110.2022.CBSA.WNHP of November 16, 2022
Institute/Department: Centre for the Study of the Ancient World
Type of position: research and teaching
Research area / discipline: history
Application deadline: 16 December 2022
Expected contest results: 20 December 2022
Envisaged job starting date: 1 January 2023
Length of employment: 2 years
Salary: 7,300 PLN (gross)
Applications are invited from those who fulfil the statutory requirements specified in the Higher Education Act from 20th July 2018 (Dz. U. z 2018 r., poz. 1668) and the statutes of the University of Wroclaw.
A post-doc in the Center for the Study of the Ancient World, Faculty of Historical and Pedagogical Sciences, University of Wroclaw within the NCN Maestro project “Epigraphic culture in the Eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East in antiquity: status, display, democracy, identity”. This is basically a quantitative epigraphy project (see: https: // hist.uni.wroc.pl/Instytut-Historyczny/Epigraphy-project/Project-…).
The candidate is expected to have:
A successful candidate should hold a PhD in classics/ ancient history/ ancient oriental studies, earned not earlier than 2016, specializing in Semitic or Greek epigraphy (Palmyrene in particular).
A candidate who holds more than one doctoral degree, please be advised that she/he is qualified for this position if the earliest doctoral degree was granted no earlier than 2016.
She/he should have a very good knowledge of Greek, knowledge of Latin is additional bonus.
She/he should have reading ability in relevant modern languages other than English.
Please be advised to make sure that you meet the NCN criteria for post-docs in NCN-funded projects (https: // www. ncn.gov.pl/sites/default/files/pliki/uchwaly-rady/2021/uchwa…).
Additionally, the following are highly desirable:
Any additional language of the ancient Near East is a bonus.
Preference will be given to a candidate whose dissertation and publications are based on study of Greek or Semitic inscriptions.
Other essential criteria are: publications (journal articles, chapters in edited volumes, books, authored or edited) and conference papers in antiquity studies.
Experience in team work in antiquity studies is at premium.
Responsibilities at the workplace:
The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the study of epigraphic culture in the Eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East. She/he will contribute chapters to collaborative volumes of the project.
She/he is also expected to participate in conferences.
She/he is also expected to publish no less than two journal papers over the duration of her/his employment.
Apart from doing research, the successful candidate is expected to teach one class (30 hours) per year.
The application for the competition should include:
Personal questionnaire of the person applying for employment
(https: // hr.uwr.edu.pl/wp-content/uploads/sites/158/2022/05/PERSONAL-DATA- FORM-FOR-EMPLOYMENT-APPLICANTeng.pdf).
Photocopy/scan of BA and MA diplomas.
Photocopy/scan of PhD diploma; a candidate who has not been awarded PhD yet please submit a statement from the appropriate university authorities stating that her/his dissertation has been filled and indicating the date of public defence; the application will considered only when the public defense is scheduled before 31 December 2022; it is the candidates responsibility to notify Dr. Wojciechowska (firstname.lastname@example.org) that the doctoral degree has been earned prior to 31 December 2022; a successful candidate may be employed at the University of Wrocław upon submitting a PhD diploma or a statement from her/his university indicating that the doctoral degree has been conferred.
Statement whether the University of Wrocław will be the primary place of work in the case of winning the competition (https: // hr.uwr.edu.pl/wp-content/uploads/sites/158/2022/05/Workplace-sta…).
Declaration of the discipline in which the candidate will conduct research, and in the case of people conducting research in more than one discipline, the percentage of their involvement in each of these disciplines (https: // hr.uwr.edu.pl/wp-content/uploads/sites/158/2022/05/Scientific-discipline-declaration-UWreng.pdf).
Summary of research and educational accomplishments as well as others, connected with organization and popularization of research; please include relevant information on your academic mobility.
List of 10 best academic publications published no earlier than 2012.
PDF of three publications most representative of your research profile, or an explanation of the lack of them.
Two letters of reference submitted directly by referees to prof. dr hab. Krzysztof Nawotka (email@example.com); the candidate forfeits hereby her/his rights to access these letters.
Information about languages you know.
Information on research grants in which you are or were a PI or investigator awarded and/or implemented within 10 years prior to submitting the application; please list grants awarded by ERC, other international agencies, Foundation for Polish Science, National Science Centre and Ministry for Science and Higher Education (Poland); please declare the amount of money granted.
List of papers presented to international conferences over the last 10 years.
Other documents, if any, justifying candidacy for the advertised position.
The Head of the Commission reserves the right to request the candidates to deliver copies of additional documents necessary for the assessment of their candidacy.
The CV should include the following note: I consent, within the meaning of Articles 4 and 7 of RODO, i.e. Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation) (Official Journal of the EU L of 4.05.2016, pp. 1-88), to the processing of my personal data by the University of Wrocław, pl. Uniwersytecki 1, 50-137 Wrocław, for the purpose of recruitment for employment at the University of Wrocław. I am aware that the consent given may be withdrawn at any time in a manner appropriate to its giving.
All submitted documents must be signed.
Additional information can be obtained from dr Agnieszka Wojciechowska (firstname.lastname@example.org).
All the documents should be send only in an electronic form to the following address: email@example.com with the subject of the message: “post- doc.CBSA.WNHP”.
The University of Wrocław reserves the right to contact only selected candidates.
Selected candidates may be required to undergo an interview by means of electronic communication allowing audio and video transmission.
The University of Wrocław reserves the right to close the competition without selecting a candidate.
The University of Wrocław reserves the right to cancel the competition.
The University of Wrocław does not provide housing.
Information clause for persons participating in the recruitment process:
Pursuant to Article 13 of Regulation 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of the European Union of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation, RODO), we inform you that:
The administrator of your personal data is the University of Wrocław based
in Wrocław, pl. Uniwersytecki 1, 50-137 Wrocław, hereinafter referred to as the Administrator.
The Data Protection Officer at the University of Wrocław is dr Krzysztof Ziemba, email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Your personal data will be processed for the purpose of recruitment to work at the University of Wrocław. The legal basis for processing your personal data is Article 22 section1 of the Polish Labour Code, Article 119 of the Higher Education and Science Act and your consent.
Your personal data will not be made available to other recipients, with the exception of entities with which the controller has entered into appropriate agreements for the entrustment of processing and cases provided for by law.
Your data will be stored for the duration of the recruitment process, not longer than 12 months from the date of your application.
You have the right to:
withdraw consent to the processing of personal data, without affecting the lawfulness of processing carried out on the basis of consent before its withdrawal,
demand from the Administrator access to their personal data, rectification, erasure or restriction of processing of personal data, data portability, however these rights may be restricted by a specific legal provision,
make a complaint to the supervisory authority – the President of the Office for Personal Data Protection.
Providing personal data is voluntary, however, failure to provide data such as: first name(s) and surname, date of birth, place of residence (correspondence address), will result in inability to participate in the recruitment process.
More about the employer:
The University of Wrocław is among the largest and bests Polish universities, teaching more than 250 thousand students and employing about 2000 scientists (https: // uni.wroc.pl/en/). The Wrocław city is a large, open and continuously developing city well communicated (airport, railways) with the world (https: // www. wroclaw.pl/en/).
REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
History: PhD or equivalent
Organisation/Company: University of Wroclaw
Department: Faculty of Historical and Pedagogical Sciences
Organisation Type: Higher Education Institute
Website: https:// www. uni.wroc.pl
City: 50-137 Wrocław
Street: pl. Uniwersytecki 1