Mowa pogardy - doctoral students

Center for Research on Prejudice is looking for two doctoral students to the project "The speech of contempt. Psychological mechanisms underlying verbal aggression against minority groups". Please read the information below.

 

 

Candidates


Description of the candidates’ profiles:

 

Position 1


A candidate for this position should have:

-               Experience in scientific studies on social psychology of language (paper-and-pencil, and experimental studies)

-               Experience in intercultural comparative studies (translation of questionnaires)

-               Good knowledge of statistics, proficiency with statistical software (SPSS, AMOS, Process macro)

-               Fluency in English

-               Good knowledge of regression modeling and of confirmatory and exploratory factor analysis; knowledge of statistical power analysis and SEM will be an additional asset

-               Proficiency in using Qualtrics for online surveys (both correlational and experimental)

-               Experience in writing and publishing scientific articles, participation in scientific conferences, experience in scientific projects, etc., and experience in projects on psychology of intergroup relations and/or psychology of language will be treated as additional assets

 

Position 2

A candidate for this position should have:

 

-               Experience in scientific studies in the field of psychophysiology and neuroscience

-               Good knowledge of statistics (regression modeling). Knowledge of logistic regression, SEM, multilevel modeling, and statistical power analysis will be treated as additional assets.

-               Proficiency with statistical software (SPSS, AMOS, MPlus, R)

-               Fluency in English

-               Experience in projects using psychophysiological/neurophysiological measurement (e.g. EEG, fMRI, EMG, EKG)

-               Good knowledge of software used for collection and analysis of psychophysiological data (e.g. Presentation or PsychoPy)

-               Experience in writing and publishing scientific articles, participation in scientific conferences, experience in scientific projects, etc., and experience in projects on social neuroscience will be treated as additional assets.

 

 

Recruitment

Schedule of the Doctoral School additional enrolment procedure as part of a research project

-               registration in IRK: from 1 July 2019 to 13 September 2019;

-               acceptance of documents: from 1 July 2019 to 13 September 2019;

-               first stage of the selection procedure: from 16 September 2019 to 19 September 2019

-               publication of the selection results after the first stage: 20 September 2019

-               second stage of the selection procedure: 23 September 2019;

-               publication of the ranking list for the Doctoral School as part of additional recruitment:  24 September 2019;

-               publication of the list of persons admitted to the Doctoral School as part of additional recruitment: 25 September 2019.

 

Recruitment fee

150 PLN

 

Form of the selection procedure:

Two-stage procedure:

Stage I: evaluation of the research project, experience required to take part in the project on position 1 or 2, and the completeness of documents;

Stage II: an interview and evaluation of the candidate’s experience and scientific achievements. The interview shall not include an examination.

 

Language of the enrolment procedure, including interviews

Polish or English as chosen by the candidate

 

Required documents


 

Evaluation criteria and method:


In the first stage the Recruitment Committee will evaluate the initial research project proposal submitted by the candidate and the experience required to take part in the research project on position 1 or 2 (maximum number of points: 40)

 

The following shall be taken into account when evaluating the project:

The following shall be taken into account when evaluating the experience:

 

In the second stage the Recruitment Committee will evaluate scientific achievements and conducts interviews (maximum number of points: 60)

 

The following shall be taken into account when evaluating scientific achievements (0-15 points):

 

In the case of multi-author achievements, the percentage share of the candidate in the achievement must be defined.

 

Other aspects taken into account when assessing scientific achievements may include awards and prizes, certificates, work experience, teaching experience, courses and trainings, popularization of science, etc. (0-5 points)

 

The following shall be taken into account when determining the result of the interview (maximum number of points: 40):

 

Scholarships

 

Minimal gross doctoral scholarship

 

-               Before midterm evaluation: 3096.00 PLN

-               After midterm evaluation: 3654.00 PLN

-               Supplement for individuals with disabilities: 711.51 PLN

 

Information about the scholarship

 

Individuals on both positions will be granted a scholarship funded by the project according to the regulation “Regulamin przyznawania stypendiów naukowych w projektach badawczych finansowanych ze środków Narodowego Centrum Nauki” for a period from the beginning of doctoral studies to September 30, 2023, in accordance with the further regulation from July, 20, 2018, “Prawo o szkolnictwie wyższym i nauce” and other regulations.