30/04/2020
The Human Resources Strategy for Researchers
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Assistant professor / Adjunct (Polish “adiunkt”) - Biotechnology / Biomedicine

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Institute of Genetics and Animal Breeding PAS
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Agricultural sciencesZootechnics
    Biological sciencesBiological engineering
    Biological sciencesLaboratory animal science
    Biological sciencesZoology
    Medical sciencesVeterinary medicine
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    29/06/2020 15:25 - Europe/Athens
  • LOCATION
    Poland › Jastrzebiec
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    To be defined
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    30/06/2020
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    IGAB-ADJ-300420-001
  • IS THE JOB RELATED TO STAFF POSITION WITHIN A RESEARCH INFRASTRUCTURE?
    Yes

Director of the Institute of Genetics and Animal Biotechnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences (formerly Institute of Genetics and Animal Breeding) in Jastrzębiec

opens competition for the positions of Assistant professor / Adjunct

(Polish “adiunkt”) 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 Breeding 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

As a Researcher in the IGAB PAS, you will:

  1. Be responsible for the planning and experimental design of all research activities associated with your project role.
  2. Effectively communicate your conclusions and recommendations to the team.
  3. Utilize literature and patent searches, as well as connecting with your colleagues to learn new skills and/or seek collaborators to meet project needs.
  4. Contribute to the pipeline of new ideas.
  5. Gain understanding of the overall project strategy and how your deliverables contribute to our project goals.
  6. Exemplify the IGAB PAS values, including scientific integrity and teamwork.

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".

 

Benefits

We can offer:

  1. Full-time employment.
  2. Competitive salary.
  3. Bonuses for high IF publications.
  4. Animal facilities (mice, rats, rabbits, sheep, goats, cattle).
  5. Modern laboratory equipment.
  6. Strong institutional support in grant applications.

Eligibility criteria

The scientific biography should have the following information:

    • listed summary of scientific achievements, the number of researcher career-long citations record and the Hirsch index
    • list of published, original scientific papers,
    • listed research projects financed by external funding in which the candidate performed or acts as project manager or contractor,
    • scientific profile, listing the main scientific interests,
    • a statement on completion of a foreign scientific internship,
    • information about research stays abroad, participation in conferences (country, institution, purpose of trip, duration),
    • information on scientific cooperation with foreign countries (foreign scientific unit, form of cooperation, scope, achievements),
    • information about prizes and awards of national and international importance (rank, year of receipt)
    • list of qualifications and skills

    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@ighz.pl

    Publication date: Apr. 30th, 2020

    Deadline for application: May 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 Jun. 30th, 2020

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    Required Research Experiences

    • RESEARCH FIELD
      Biological sciences
    • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
      1 - 4

    Offer Requirements

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

    Skills/Qualifications

    Requirements:

    1. PhD degree in either: Biology, Genetics, Animal Science, Chemistry, Medicine, Biotechnology or related discipline.
    2. Broad knowledge of selected area: biomedical studies / veterinary / biochemistry / biotechnology with demonstrable experience in laboratory techniques (at least 3 years, publications from the JCR list).
    3. Fluent written and spoken English.

     

    Desired Qualifications:

    1. Strong organizational skills.
    2. Leadership/participation in externally funded projects.
    3. Good experience in international cooperation.

    Link to the rules of procedure for competitions for research positions at the Institute of Genetics and Animal Breeding, Polish Academy of Sciences: https://tinyurl.com/ighz-rules-of-procedure1-eng

    Specific Requirements

    The candidates are asked to submit the following documents:

    1. letter of application,
    2. scientific biography 
    3. 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),
    4. a copy of a doctoral degree diploma,
    5. certificate confirming knowledge of English (in the absence of a certificate, knowledge of English will be checked during an interview).

    Work location(s)
    1 position(s) available at
    Institute of Genetics and Animal Breeding PAS
    Poland
    Jastrzebiec
    05-552
    Postępu 36A

    EURAXESS offer ID: 519322

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