Assistant in the research and teaching staff group

Updated: about 2 months ago
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 03 Nov 2021

Institution: University of Lodz, Faculty of International and Political Studies, Department of Theory and History of International Relations

Location: Lodz

Position: Assistant in the research and teaching staff group

Scientific discipline: political science and administration

Date of announcement: 4.10.2021 r.

Deadline for submitting applications until: 3.11.2021 r.

Link to the University website:

Additional information: Application for the competition should be sent by email:

Faculty of International and Political Studies

Department of International Relations Theory and History

Narutowicza 59a

90-131 Łódź, Poland


Key words: competition for the position of research assistant, political science and administration, international relations, history of international relations, politics of memory, Balkans


The candidate for the above-mentioned position should meet the requirements of Article 113, Article 116 of the Law of 20 July 2018. Law on Higher Education and Science (Journal of Laws 2021, item 478).

A candidate applying for employment should meet the following requirements:

– have a master's degree in international relations, international cultural studies;

– represent the field of social sciences in the discipline of political science and administration;

– declare willingness to take up employment at the University of Lodz as a basic place of work;

– have an academic achievements in the field of politics of memory, ethnic politics and international relations, especially in the context of the Balkan region;

– have experience in conducting field research, particularly in the Balkan region;

– have experience in conducting research on ethnic and cultural violence and migration issues;

– have knowledge in terms of memory studies, including in terms of historical politics and post-memory;

– have experience in the organization of scientific conferences, including international conferences;

A – have a high level of scientific activity expressed in scored publications and in participation in national and international conferences;

– be fluent in Polish and English at a level that enables him/her to conduct classes in both languages;

– have the ability to work in a team;

An additional advantages will be if the Candidate :

– has an experience in teaching courses related to the cultural approach to politics, especially in the context of pop culture and gender

– has communicative knowledge of both Russian language, as well as basic knowledge of Arabic, Albanian or Serbian languages

– have an experience in working in the Academic organizations

All people entering the competition should submit an application for employment addressed to Rector of the University of Łódź, together with the attachments listed below:

– personal questionnaire and statements available on the University of Lodz website ;

– RODO clause available on the University of Lodz website ;

– a copy of the University Diploma

– CV;

– list of previous achievements (publications, conference papers, internships and scientific projects, etc.)

– documents confirming the trainings, courses and certificates (including language certificates) received, in the absence of certificates, a statement of the extent of knowledge of foreign languages.

Deadline for a decision of the competition: 5 November 2021 r..

We reserve the right to conduct interviews with selected persons.

Winning the competition does not guarantee employment at the University of Lodz.

The University of Lodz does not provide reimbursement of travel and accommodation costs.

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