18/09/2020
The Human Resources Strategy for Researchers

Associate Professor / Full Professor -Biotechnology / Biomedicine


  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Institute of Genetics and Animal Biotechnology PAS
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Agricultural sciencesZootechnics
    Biological sciencesBiological engineering
    Biological sciencesLaboratory animal science
    Biological sciencesOther
    Biological sciencesZoology
    Medical sciencesVeterinary medicine
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Leading Researcher (R4)
    Established Researcher (R3)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    30/10/2020 23:00 - Europe/Athens
  • LOCATION
    Poland › Jastrzebiec
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    To be defined
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/01/2021
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    IGAB-PROF-180920-002
  • IS THE JOB RELATED TO STAFF POSITION WITHIN A RESEARCH INFRASTRUCTURE?
    Yes

OFFER DESCRIPTION

Director of the Institute of Genetics and Animal Biotechnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Jastrzębiec

opens competition for the positions of Associate Professor/ Full Professor

in the following areas: Biotechnology / Biomedicine

based on the (Legal basis: Section 91(5) of the Act on the Polish Academy of Sciences of 30 April 2010 (Dz.U. (Journal of Laws) No.96, item 619) and Act on the Law on Higher Education and Science of 20 July 2018 (Dz.U. (Journal of Laws), item 1668, the Statute of the IGiHZ PAN, and the Regulations of Competition Procedure in Employment for Scientific Position in the Institute of Genetics and Animal Biotechnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences of 2 March 2020.

The Institute of Genetics and Animal Biotechnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences (IGAB PAS) in Jastrzębiec n/Warsaw is seeking for scientists with expertise and hands-on experience in biotechnology / biomedicine including animal model studies.

 

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Benefits

We can offer:

  1. Full-time employment.
  2. Competitive salary.
  3. Bonuses for publishing in reputable high IF magazines.
  4. Possibility to form a research team.
  5. Base for animal experiments.
  6. Modern laboratory infrastructure.
  7. Large institutional support in the preparation of grant applications.

The Institute of Genetics and Animal Biotechnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences has the HR Excellence in Research logo awarded by the European Commission to institutions which implement rules of the "European Charter for Researchers" and the "Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers".

Eligibility criteria

The scientific biography should have the following information: Personal data / Education: years of study, university name, field of study, academic degree / Professional career: years of work, place of employment, function performed / numerical list of scientific achievements, with the number of citations and the Hirsch index / list of published, original research papers - full bibliographic data, / list (title, authors and full bibliographic data) of the 5 most important papers / list of research projects, financed from external sources, in which the candidate performed or performs the functions of project manager or contractor - duration years, title, financing unit, / scientific self-report; with the main scientific interests as keywords, / information on the number of reviews of scientific papers, / declaration on completing a foreign research internship - country, research unit, topic of cooperation, / Stays abroad, participation in conferences , / Scientific cooperation with foreign countries (foreign research unit, form of cooperation, scope, achievements), / Prizes and awards of national and international rank (year of award) / Scholarships (year of award, financing unit)/ /Participation in training - date, topic, organizational unit / Didactic and organizational achievements, / Knowledge of foreign languages / Skills / Other

    Selection process

    The whole documentation should be submitted to the secretariat of the Institute of Genetics and Animal Biotechnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Jastrzębiec n/Warsaw, Postępu 36A Street, 05-552 Magdalenka; during working hours between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., by post or please send scans of all the documents by email: application@igbzpan.pl

    Publication date: Sept. 18th, 2020

    Deadline for application: Oct. 30th, 2020

    Interview on-line - candidates will be notified of the date of the interview individually.

    The Institute reserves the right to contact only candidates who meet the requirements described in the competition announcement and who submit a set of documents listed in the Annex to the Rules of the Procedure for Competitions when hiring for scientific positions.

    The final decision shall be made by Dec. 1st, 2020

    Web site for additional job details

    Required Research Experiences

    • RESEARCH FIELD
      Biological sciences
    • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
      4 - 10

    Offer Requirements

    • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
      Biological sciences: PhD or equivalent
    • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
      ENGLISH: Good

    Skills/Qualifications

    Candidates applying for the position should meet the following criteria:

    1. Degree of habilitated doctor in agricultural, biological, medical, veterinary or related sciences, and for candidates for full professors, the title of professor is required (with the exception indicated in Chapter 8, Art. 89. 1. Acts on the Polish Academy of Sciences of 30 April 2010 (Journal of Laws No. 96 item 619) ); the requirement does not apply to persons who have obtained a doctoral degree in a foreign unit, provided that they meet all the requirements contained in the Regulations for employment for the position of an institute professor or professor.

    2. Have specific research interests supported by:

    • scientific achievements including original creative works, in particular publications in journals awarded by Journal Citation Reports;

    • high values ​​of scientific indicators: Hirsch index and the number of citations;

    3. Have documented experience in the above scope of research;

    4. Direct or participate (in the past or currently) in a research project financed from external sources obtained through a competitive procedure;

    5. To complete a scientific internship abroad;

    6. Have experience and the ability to lead / be a research team leader;

    7. Identify yourself with organizational (organization of scientific conferences) and didactic achievements (e.g. to be a doctoral supervisor or to supervise doctoral students)

    8. Actively participate in the scientific and organizational life of the scientific community.

     

     

    And:

    1. Outstanding organizational skills;

    2. Reliability and timeliness;

    3. Very good teamwork abilities;

    - detailed requirements presented in the Employment Regulations and the Annex to the Regulations, link: https://tinyurl.com/ighz-rules-of-procedure1-eng

    Specific Requirements

    Candidates entering the competition are asked to submit the following documents:

    1. letter of application,
    2. scientific biography
    3. a copy of the diploma of obtaining the degree of habilitated doctor or conferring the title of professor,
    4. personal questionnaire (template on the web site: https://tinyurl.com/ighz-pers-inf-form-word word; https://tinyurl.com/ighz-pers-inf-form-pdf pdf).

    Map Information

    Job Work Location Personal Assistance locations
    Work location(s)
    1 position(s) available at
    Institute of Genetics and Animal Biotechnology PAS
    Poland
    Jastrzebiec
    05-552
    Postępu 36A

    EURAXESS offer ID: 559712

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