Research-teaching Assistant

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Research-teaching Assistant


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Offer DescriptionSWPS University is a non-public university conducting research and offering practical and academic studies in Warsaw, Wrocław, Sopot, Poznań, Katowice and Kraków. The University’s teaching offer includes courses in social sciences, humanities, but also design and graphics.The University is one of the most active research centres in Poland, and its employees have a practical influence on the development of many scientific disciplines. The results of their research are used in various areas of the economy and social life. The University has over a dozen research units conducting interdisciplinary projects.The team of the SWPS University consists of over 900 staff members – academics and employees of the business and organisation department. The university is an attractive place for professional development, it provides a system of attractive employee benefits. We create a diverse and cooperative environment of professionals who value working for the benefit of students, creating knowledge and its practical use. The employees and co-workers of the University are outstanding scientists, successful practitioners, artists and representatives of the media world.Tasks:

  • Conducting research;
  • Obtaining funding for research;
  • Publishing research results in peer-reviewed journals and monographs;
  • Improving research skills;
  • Conducting teaching activities;
  • Organisational activities for the benefit of the Faculty;
  • Improving the academic teacher’s workshop;
  • Development of original teaching programmes;
  • Organisation of the teaching process;
  • Organisation of academic conferences and seminars.

RequirementsResearch Field Juridical sciences » Other Education Level Master Degree or equivalentSkills/QualificationsRequirements:

  • Offer aimed at final year students of the Faculty of Law at Warsaw SWPS University and graduates of the Faculty of Law at Warsaw SWPS University from previous years;
  • Master’s degree in law (required to be obtained no later than 31 July 2024);
  • The application for the competition requires the attachment of a motivation letter and the opinion of the thesis supervisor;
  • The motivation letter should specify the candidate’s interests;
  • Fluency in Polish and English;
  • Willingness to work also at weekends;
  • Declaration of employment at SWPS University as the primary place of work.

Languages POLISH Level ExcellentLanguages ENGLISH Level ExcellentAdditional InformationBenefitsWe offer:

  • Employment based on a full-time employment contract for a period of 1 year – from 1 October 2024 to 30 September 2025 (in case of a positive review, it will be subsequently extended for an indefinite period);
  • Salary in the range of PLN 4600-5700 gross;
  • Opportunity for professional development;
  • Mentoring to mobilise further teaching and research development;
  • Opportunity to contribute to the shaping and development of the Faculty;
  • Opportunity to gain funding for participation in overseas scientific conferences, text editing, publication of a habilitation monograph;
  • Working in a friendly and supportive environment that cares about the employee’s quality of life;
  • Discounts on graduate and postgraduate studies for the employee and their family;
  • Subsidised private medical care for the employee and his/her family;
  • Subsidised Multisport package and Benefit Platform;
  • Opportunity to join group Insurance on preferential terms.

Eligibility criteriaFormal criteria:

  • Scientific achievements – 40% of the final assessment (the following criteria will be taken into account in the analysis of the application: grade point average for the whole study period, which must not be lower than 4.5; evaluation of the master’s thesis and final examination; as well as activity during the study period, in particular participation in the work of scientific societies, publications, participation in conferences)
  • Teaching achievements – 40% of the final assessment
  • Organisational and practical achievements – 20% of the final assessment

Selection processApplications should be submitted by May 6th 2024Successful candidates will be announced on: May 21st 2024Date of commencement of work: October 1st 2024Additional commentsCompetition Committee:

  • Associate Professor Marcin Asłanowicz – Chair of the Committee;
  • Ewa Dawidziuk, PhD – Member of the Committee;
  • Associate Professor Teresa Gardocka – Member of the Committee;
  • Associate Professor Olga Piaskowska – Member of the Committee;
  • Angelika Szczuka – Member of the HR staff;
  • Anna Szewczyk – Committee Secretary.

The Competition Committee reserves the right to contact only selected candidates.For any additional information please send an email to: referring to the number 1034/WPR/WWA/24.Work Location(s)Number of offers available 1 Company/Institute Faculty of Law in Warsaw Country Poland GeofieldWhere to apply WebsiteContact State/ProvinceWarszawa CityWarszawa WebsiteStreetChodakowska, 19/31 Postal Code03-815 E-Mail[email protected]STATUS: EXPIRED

Expected salary

4600 – 5700 per month


Warszawa, mazowieckie

Job date

Thu, 11 Apr 2024 06:27:57 GMT

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