Career at Kozminski University - Faculty Vacancies 

RESEARCH ASSISTANT in the Department of Management  

Ref no.: BSP/8/18


Requirements:
•    master’s degree (students of the last year of a master’s program who graduate before 10/2018 can also apply),
•    academic interest in the field of management and organisation theory,
•    motivation for scientific research,
•    a will to become a member of the Department of the Management team,
•    very good command of English language, at least at the C2 level according to the  Common European Framework of Reference for Languages,

Please send all and any of your questions related to the advertised position to Kaja Prystupa-Rządca, Ph.D. at the Department of Management: kmprystupa@kozminski.edu.pl.


Candidates fulfilling the criteria should submit the following documents: a resume, a cover letter, a record of conducted research, a copy of one’s diploma, research plans for the next 3 years, and an application form available at:
http://www.kozminski.edu.pl/fileadmin/wspolne_elementy/Dokumenty/Pracownicy/Druki_do_zatrudnienia/APLICATION_FORM.doc


Documents should be submitted by June 10st 2018 to the following address:
Biuro Spraw Pracowniczych (Human Resources Office)
Akademia Leona Koźmińskiego (Kozminski University)
ul. Jagiellońska 59
03-301 Warsaw, POLAND
kadry_rekrutacja@kozminski.edu.pl


We will only contact selected candidates. Application documents not collected within 3 months after their submission will be disposed of.


ASSISTANT and ASSISTANT PROFESSOR at the Economic Institute for Empirical Analysis Research Center for Financial System Analysis 

Nr. ref.: BSP/10/18

Requirements:
•    professional master's degree in the field of application of quantitative methods in banking
and economics (students of the last year of master studies may also apply if they obtain a master's degree before taking up employment), doctoral degree for the position of assistant professor in the field of "Financial econometrics" or "Banking",
•    ability to model data structures and scientific interests in the field of financial systems and/or the banking sector,
•    published scientific papers in national and international scientific journals, including at least one publication in the journal from the list A with IF for assistant professor position - a necessary condition,
•    documented knowledge of English at level C1 / C2, determined in accordance with the European System of Description of Language Education,
•    knowledge of statistical and econometric methods, knowledge of time series analyzes, econometric software (preferred: Stata, Statistica, R), knowledge of programs for creating databases, eg "Oracle" and the ability to visualize data is good to have
•    documented experience in conducting practical classes using appropriate IT systems,
•    orientation on scientific work and publications, ability to work in a team, independence in the implementation of tasks.

Tasks performed on the job:
•    conducting didactic classes, according to the dimension of didactic hours assigned to a given position in the academic year, including conducting classes in English,
•    conducting research work in the scientific area established with the department head,
•    performing administrative tasks specified by the department head.

If you are interested in the offer and meet the above requirements, please send in your CV, cover letter, copy of the diploma, list of publications, certificate confirming English language skills and application form (to be downloaded from:
www.kozminski.edu.pl/fileadmin/wspolne_elementy/Dokumenty/Pracownicy/Druki_do_zatrudnienia/FORMULARZ_APLIKACYJNY.doc )

until May 30th, 2018 to:
Biuro Spraw Pracowniczych
Akademia Leona Koźmińskiego
ul. Jagiellońska 59
03-301 Warszawa
kadry_rekrutacja@kozminski.edu.pl


The title should specify ref. BSP / 10/18. We would like to kindly inform you that we will contact selected candidates. Documents not received within 3 months of the deadline for submission of offers will be destroyed by the committee.


KOZMINSKI UNIVERSITY is currently in the process of filling four OPEN RANK positions in the MINDS (Management In Networked and Digital Societies) Department 

The four positions we are seeking to fill are in the fields of:
-    Big Data and AI in Management,
-    Business IT,
-    Data Science and Digital Sociology,
-    HR and Cross-Cultural Management (with data science research experience).

The candidates should specify if they are applying for a position of:
-    research and teaching assistant (asystent),
-    assistant professor (adiunkt),
-    associate professor (profesor nadzwyczajny), or
-    full professor (profesor zwyczajny).

About you:
A successful candidate should have a strong academic record matching the position they are applying for. In the case of an associate and full professor ranks, a strong publication record in the JCR-listed journals and the leading academic publishers, as well as proven successful grant applications track are expected.
Fluency in Polish is not a requirement, but in the long run can be useful. If you do not speak Polish, we would certainly hope that you will be willing to learn it. Other things we value and may prioritize include:
-    extended experience from abroad,
-    experience in teaching,
-    combined educational background from different fields,
-    strong academic orientation,
-    good presentation and teaching skills,
-    documented academic interests related to computational social sciences,
-    fluency in programming languages and/or data scraping and mining tools,
-    fluency in data analysis and modeling software.

We do not restrict the background of candidates to a particular field, as we believe that good research can be inspired and developed from different angles. However, we understand that the position may appeal particularly to people doing research in management, management science, data science, digital sociology, econometrics, computer science, information science, or digital humanities.
For these positions we are seeking people apt in quantitative and big data approaches, although we are not excluding candidates with a strong qualitative background.

Specific requirements:
1. For the position in Big Data and AI in Management:
Fluency in more than one programming language, good command of the Big Data architecture and cloud computing, an ability to model data structure, no-SQL and SQL data analysis.
Courses to teach: Python, Big Data and algorithms, Machine learning.

2. For the position in Business IT:

IT projects management experience, command of the Big Data architecture and cloud computing, good command of business IT problems, good understanding of open-source business environment.
Courses to teach: Business IT, Network society, Management in e-economy, Open collaboration, AI in business, Open-source management

3. For the position in Data Science and Digital Sociology:

Good command of model data structuring, experience in social network analysis. Additionally desirable: an ability to write own bots and scrapers, good command of open source solutions, financial data mining experience.
Courses to teach: Data processing in the cloud, Methods of data visualization and reporting, using MO and Tableau, Financial data mining, Internet data scraping, Social Network Analysis.

This position is going to be filled in collaboration with the Finance Department and some interest in the topics related to financial analysis may be of additional value.

4. For the position in HR and Cross-Cultural Management (with a desired data science research experience):
Good command of cross-cultural issues and organizational culture. Experience in data science or in digital sociology desirable.
Courses to teach: industrial relations and HR Management, Introduction to International Management, Cross-Cultural Management.

About the department:

MINDS Department is a highly informal, relatively young team of researchers. We follow participative decision-making principles and, if invited for an interview, you can expect being interviewed and evaluated by all members of the team, irrespective of the rank you are applying for.
We put great emphasis on internationalization and high academic standards. Over the last five years, MINDS Department faculty have gone on one-year research stays to Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cornell University, University of California Berkeley, or New York University, among others. We regularly publish in JCR-listed journals, and publish books in the leading academic presses (e.g. Stanford University Press, MIT Press, Palgrave, Edward Elgar, Ashgate, Routledge).
Some of us are social movements activists (and e.g. serve on the Board of Trustees of Wikimedia Foundation or are engaged in the city movements), some are involved in the start-up culture (mentoring, seed funds, developing own businesses, etc.), and we generally value bringing a diverse experience to the table.
We believe that research should be stellar solid and of high quality, but that it also should be fun. We offer flexibility, a lot of independence, and a friendly working culture.
MINDS Department is closely linked with NeRDS (New Research on Digital Societies) group, which participates in the international Network of Centers.

About the university:
Kozminski University (KU) is a non-public, non-profit business school. Since 1998, KU has consistently been ranked as the best non-public business school in Poland’s annual rankings of private schools of management. KU’s continuous self-improvement and its striving for internationalization have earned the school three accreditations: EQUIS (since 1999), AMBA (since 2008), AASCB (since 2012). On top of that, KU is also accredited by the Central and East European Management Development Association (CEEMAN) since 2001. UN Principles for Responsible Management Education adopted by KU in 2008, as the first university from the region of Central and Eastern Europe, are the guiding rules for the positioning as regional leader in the field of education. The high quality of education offered by KU is also demonstrated by the position of the university in rankings published by the Financial Times: 35th place in the Global Masters in Management ranking (2014), and 41st place in the European Business School ranking (2014).

About the next steps:

Questions related to the advertised position can be directed to Dariusz Jemielniak (darekj@kozminski.edu.pl), who will be also more than eager to talk about the potential research collaboration.
The offered position requires beginning of work in October 2018. The applications should be submitted by June 1, 2018.
The prospective candidates are requested to submit their CV, motivation letter (explaining how they fit the call) and a full list of their publications and other academic works, accompanied by a copy of up to 3 most important publications (research/teaching assistants and assistant professor rank) and up to 5 most important publications (associate and full professor rank) to kadry@kozminski.edu.pl, as well as in a physical copy, accompanied by an official copy of their diploma and an application form (accessible  on a web page:
www.kozminski.edu.pl/fileadmin/wspolne_elementy/Dokumenty/Pracownicy/Druki_do_zatrudnienia/APLICATION_FORM.doc )
 to:
Biuro Spraw Pracowniczych
Akademia Leona Koźmińskiego
ul. Jagiellońska 59
03-301 Warszawa, POLAND
We will only contact selected candidates. Application documents not collected within 3 months after their submission will be disposed of.


ASSISTANT PROFESSOR/ ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR / PROFESSOR in Department of Accounting  

Nr. ref.: BSP/3/18

Requirements:
•    PhD degree in accounting and finance or related field,
•    experience in teaching – delivering student courses in accounting,
•    very good command of English language, at least at the C1 level according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages,
•    good command of Polish language will be an asset but it not necessary,
•    interest in scientific research performed by the members of Accounting Department.

Duties will include:
•    deliver student courses, according to the number of teaching hours assigned during academic year,
•    running scientific research in coordination with Head of the Department,
•    participating in organizational works commissioned by the Head of the Department.

Candidates fulfilling the criteria should submit the following documents:  resume, motivational letter, record of conducted research, list of publications, copy of a diploma, research plans for next three years  and application form ( accessible  on a web page: www.kozminski.edu.pl/fileadmin/wspolne_elementy/Dokumenty/Pracownicy/Druki_do_zatrudnienia/APLICATION_FORM.doc )
Documents should be submitted until May 30st  2018 to the following address:

Biuro Spraw Pracowniczych (Human Resources Office)
Akademia Leona Koźmińskiego (Kozminski University)
ul. Jagiellońska 59
03-301 Warszawa, POLAND
kadry_rekrutacja@kozminski.edu.pl


We will only contact selected candidates. Applications which are not collected within 3 months after the submission deadline will be destroyed.




RESEARCH-AND-TEACHING ASSISTANT in the Department of Accounting  

Nr ref.: BSP/2/18


Requirements:
•    master's degree (students of the last year of MSc program who graduate till the end of July can also apply),
•    scientific interests in area of the financial accounting, finances and capital markets or the management and managerial accounting,
•    strong motivation for participating in the doctoral college and conducting the scientific work,
•    strong motivation for the participation in research projects financed from NCN sources or NCRD,
•    very good command of English language, at least at the C1 level according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.


Candidates fulfilling the criteria should submit the following documents: resume, motivational letter, the list of possible publications, copy of the diploma, description of own concepts of research plans, the linguistic certificate or testifying to the knowledge of a language the English and application form accessible on the following web page:
www.kozminski.edu.pl/fileadmin/wspolne_elementy/Dokumenty/Pracownicy/Druki_do_zatrudnienia/APLICATION_FORM.doc
Documents should be submitted until May 30st 2018 to the following address:

Biuro Spraw Pracowniczych (Human Resources Office)
Akademia Leona Koźmińskiego (Kozminski University)
ul. Jagiellońska 59
03-301 Warszawa, POLAND
kadry_rekrutacja@kozminski.edu.pl


We will only contact selected candidates. Application documents, which are not collected within 3 months after the submission deadline will be destroyed.