Assistant professor at the Institute of Information and Media Studies at the Faculty of Letters

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Assistant professor at the Institute of Information and Media Studies at the Faculty of Letters


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Offer DescriptionUniversity of Wroclaw invites applications for the position of assistant professor at the Institute of Information and Media Studies at the Faculty of LettersNo 61.2024.INIM.WF.AHInstitute/Department: Institute of Information and Media Studies,Department of Bibliography and Data Analysis, Faculty of Letters, University of WrocławPosition: assistant professorType of employment: research and teachingDiscipline: social communication and media studies (information science, information management)Research field: social sciencesType of contact: full timeEnvisaged job starting date: 01.10.2024Duration of employment: fixed-term contract until September 30th, 2025Application deadline: 14.06.2024Estimated date of the contest settlement: 30.06.2024The competition is open to each candidate who meets the requirements set out in the Higher Education and Science Act of July 20th 2018 (Journal of Laws of 2018, item 1668 as amended) and the Statute of University of Wroclaw.The candidate is required to: * Hold a doctoral degree.

  • Have at least two scholarly works in the area of social communication and media studies published.
  • Have experience in working with large data resources.
  • Have teaching experience at academic level in the area of social communication and media studies and be ready to take new responsibilities and acquire new competences related to teaching.
  • Speak fluent Polish, which would enable them to teach students at academic level, and know English at the level which would enable them to participate in international scholarly communication.
  • Be available to fulfil teaching duties (teaching students at both full-time and part-time study courses) and organizational duties in the Institute of Information and Media Studies.

Responsibilities: * In the research area: conducting both individual and team research in the field of social communication and media studies and publishing its results; participating in scholarly contests, including applying for internal, national and international grants.

  • In the teaching area: conducting classes in a selected field, e.g. traditional and electronic book culture in the 21st century, digital collections and electronic databases of scholarly information resources, data analysis, data visualisation tools and Business Intelligence (MS Power BI, Tableau).
  • In the organizational area:participating in the organization of academic conferences and scholarly symposia, editing academic publications, popularizing science, participating in commissioned organizational work, participating in recruitment committees, etc.

The application for the competition should include * Personal questionnaire (download
). * Curriculum vitae.

  • A copy of the doctoral diploma.
  • Statement whether the University of Wroclaw will be the primary place of work in the case of winning the competition (download

). * 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 (download
). * Self-presentation (information about scientific, organizational, and other achievements).

  • List scientific publications in the last ten years.
  • Electronic versions of the two most important publications that the candidate considers representative of his or her scientific achievements or an explanation of the lack of them.
  • Application for employment addressed to HM Rector.
  • Declaration – article 113 the Law on Higher Education and Science (download

).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 the documents should be send only in an electronic form to the following address: with the subject of the message: “assistant professor.61.INIM.WF.AH”.Additional information: * 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:RequirementsResearch Field Information science Education Level PhD or equivalentLanguages POLISH Level ExcellentLanguages ENGLISH Level GoodInternal Application form(s) neededDeclaration – Article 113_2.pdfEnglish(208.29 KB – PDF)PERSONAL-DATA-FORM-FOR-EMPLOYMENT-APPLICANT_eng_2.pdfEnglish(464.65 KB – PDF)Scientific-discipline-declaration-UWr_eng_2.pdfEnglish(253.62 KB – PDF)Workplace-statement-UWr_eng_2.pdfEnglish(255.57 KB – PDF)Additional InformationWork Location(s)Number of offers available 1 Company/Institute University of Wrocław Country Poland City Wrocław Postal Code 50-137 Street pl. Uniwersytecki 1 GeofieldWhere to apply E-mail[email protected]Contact CityWrocław WebsiteStreetpl. Uniwersytecki 1 Postal Code50-137 E-Mail[email protected]STATUS: EXPIRED

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Wrocław, dolnośląskie

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Thu, 16 May 2024 22:09:17 GMT

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