Job announcement: Technical Assistant in a research project
19.04.2022 | 26.04.2022
The Institute for the History of Science of the Polish Academy of Sciences is looking for a MA or Ph.D. student with good knowledge of English to work as a technical assistant (10 hours per month) for a professor at the Institute, starting in May 2022. The project is titled Minority Cultures on the Periphery of Science: The Jews and the Circulation of Scientific Goods (13th–17th c.).
S/he will assist in finding and picking up books in the library, making scans and copies, filling in forms for interlibrary loans, and translating very short descriptions into Polish, among other similar tasks.
Experience in localizing secondary literature related to the medieval and early modern periods in libraries and archives is essential. Some knowledge of Hebrew would be helpful, but it is not indispensable.
The remuneration is 34 PLN per hour; the contract will be for 23 months.
If you are interested, send a one-page CV in English with your contact details to firstname.lastname@example.org before May 4, 2022.
Please include the following clause in your CV: „I agree to the processing of personal data provided in this document for realizing the recruitment process pursuant to the Personal Data Protection Act of 10 May 2018 (Journal of Laws 2018, item 1000) and in agreement with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation).”
We will contact selected candidates for a short interview in English on May 5, 2022.