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Job posted by Nicolaus Copernicus University (06/05/2014 17.27)

Research Associate/ Adjunct

Only those who meet the requirements set out in Article 109 (1) of Higher Education Act of 27 July, 2005 (Journal of Laws No. 164, Item 1365 as amended) (art. 109 ust. 1 ustawy z dnia 27 lipca 2005 r. - Prawo o szkolnictwie wyższym (Dz. U. Nr 164, poz. 1365, z późn. zmianami)) and the following eligibility criteria may enter the contest:
1. Ph.D. in Humanities in the field of History;
2. Documented scientific achievements and research interests in the following areas:
- history of the 20th century;
- didactics of history and social studies and in particular:
- history of Polish education;
- individualization of the history teaching process;
- methodology of work with talented students;
3. Teaching experience in the field of:
- history of didactics;
- history of science didactics;
- history and culture of the region in school education;
- teaching methods in history and social sciences;
4. Good knowledge of Russian and English;


Documents required:
- Application
- Personal questionnaire for the person applying for employment (form to be downloaded)
- Professional curriculum vitae
- Copy of doctorate certificate
- Information about scientific, didactic and organizational achievements (abstract comprising candidate's most important areas of research, and scientific, educational, and other achievements)
- List of publications (including the publishing house, year of publication, and page number)
- Declaration under art. 109 ust. 1 ustawy Prawo o szkolnictwie wyższym (o niekaralności) (Art. Paragraph 109 (1) of the Higher Education Act (of no criminal record)) (form to be downloaded)
- Declaration that Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń will be my primary employer once I have won the contest (form to be downloaded)
- Declaration of consent to the processing of personal data contained in the job offer for the needs of the recruitment process, in accordance with the ustawa z dnia 29 sierpnia 1997r. o ochronie danych osobowych (Dz. U. Nr 101 z 2002 r. , poz.926, z późn. zm.)Act of August 29, 1997. Personal Data Protection Act (Journal of Laws No. 101 of 2002, Item 926, as amended. amended)) (form to be downloaded)
- bibliometric assessment

Nr of positions available : 1

Research Fields

History - Other

Career Stage

Experienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc)

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Established Researcher (R3)


according to the Act

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Required Languages
Language Level Excellent
Language POLISH
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ul. Władysława Bojarskiego 1


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Nicolaus Copernicus University

Faculty of History
ul. Władysława Bojarskiego 1
87-100 - Toruń
kujawsko-pomorskie - POLAND
phone 48 56 611 37 12
fax 48 56 611 37 74
email dziekanat_wnh@umk.pl