Qualitative Postdoctoral Researcher

Updated: 5 months ago
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 02 Nov 2023

3 Oct 2023
Job Information
Organisation/Company

University of Warsaw
Department

Centre of Migration Research
Research Field

Sociology
Anthropology
Political sciences
Researcher Profile

First Stage Researcher (R1)
Country

Poland
Application Deadline

2 Nov 2023 - 16:00 (Europe/Warsaw)
Type of Contract

Temporary
Job Status

Full-time
Offer Starting Date

3 Oct 2023
Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

Not funded by an EU programme
Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?

No

Offer Description

Qualitative Postdoctoral Researcher for the NCN, Opus 24 Lap project: Unequal citizenship and transnational mobilisation of Polish, Czech and Ukrainian Roma in the face of the war in Ukraine (ROCIT)


Requirements
Research Field
Anthropology
Education Level
PhD or equivalent

Research Field
Political sciences
Education Level
PhD or equivalent

Research Field
Sociology
Education Level
PhD or equivalent

Skills/Qualifications
  • a PhD degree in social sciences (sociology, anthropology, political science, and related disciplines);
  • strong Qualitative research skills and relevant experience in terms of data gathering and analysis, including computer-assisted analysis;
  • excellent command of Polish and English, written and spoken; good knowledge of Ukrainian and/or Russian languages is necessary, knowledge of Romani is desirable;
  • proven experience and research interests intersecting with the topic of Romani studies (or ethnic minorities), migration studies, citizenship studies, transnationalism;
  • enthusiasm to academic work and academic excellence with a track record appropriate to the career stage;
  • experience in participation in social science research projects;
  • project management experience;
  • willingness to undertake activities that enhance academic and research skills (courses. training, workshops);
  • independent thinking and excellent communication and organizational skills;
  • ability to work independently and collaboratively, in an international team

Languages
POLISH
Level
Excellent

Languages
ENGLISH
Level
Excellent

Level
Good

Additional Information
Selection process

Please apply to the following e-mail address: [email protected] with the subject line OBM-NA-P-OPUS24-4.1 by submitting electronically the following documents:

  • a cover letter in English describing your background, fit to the project and motivation (please include a brief description of your expertise with qualitative methods and experience and/or interest in Romani studies);
  • a current academic CV in English with a list of publications;
  • an article-length scientific writing sample in English (preferably single-authored);
  • a copy of the PhD diploma or other document confirming the award of the degree or closeness to the defence;
  • a scan of a signed information clause on the processing of personal data (available here );
  • a signed statement: “I declare that I have read and accepted the rules of conducting competitions for the position of academic teacher at the University of Warsaw, as specified
    in the Order No. 106 of the Rector of the University of Warsaw of September 27 2019.”
  • The documents should be combined into a single PDF file (in the order indicated above) named using the convention ‘Applicant’s Last Name_ OBM-NA-P-OPUS24-4.1.

    The competition is the first stage of the recruitment procedure for the position of an academic teacher, as specified in the Statute of the University of Warsaw, and its positive outcome is the basis for further proceedings. Selected applicants will be invited to a scheduled interview. All candidates will be informed about the results via email. The University of Warsaw reserves the right to close
    the competition without stating the reason.


    Additional comments

    Tasks description:

    • supporting the PI in project management and administrative tasks if needed (including e.g. submission of an application for ethical approval from the institutional ethics committee, creation of a Data Management Plan, co-organizing project meetings; engagement negotiable depending on postdoc qualifications and experience);
    • conduct literature research;
    • analysis of secondary data;
    • do fieldwork in the chosen location – interviews, focus groups, participant observation;
    • analysing the interviews, incl. coding;
    • support other coinvestigators and especially PhD/MA student in their academic progress and fieldwork,
    • co-preparation of reports and academic articles for high-profile peer-reviewed scientific journals;
    • co-authorship of presentations of the project’s results at conferences and seminars;
    • scientific collaboration and participation in meetings with other team members from Czechia;
    • carrying out dissemination and promotion activities for the project results, including on social media

    Website for additional job details

    https://www.migracje.uw.edu.pl/wp-content/uploads/2023/10/EN_OPUS-24-LAP_ROCIT_…

    Work Location(s)
    Number of offers available
    2
    Company/Institute
    Centre of Migration Research University of Warsaw
    Country
    Poland
    City
    Warszawa
    Postal Code
    02-093
    Street
    Pasteura 7
    Geofield


    Where to apply
    E-mail

    [email protected]

    Contact
    State/Province

    Mazowieckie
    City

    Warsaw
    Website

    https://www.migracje.uw.edu.pl/en/
    Street

    Pasteura 7 street
    Postal Code

    02-093
    E-Mail

    [email protected]

    STATUS: EXPIRED

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