How to apply?

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Researchers from abroad will be employed as visiting lecturers within the Programme through a competitive selection process, based on the decision of the Commission appointed by the Rector.

Applications can be submitted by the UW Host Department (in consultation with the Candidate). Please note that applications sent directly by candidates, without approval of UW Host Department will not be accepted.

The UW Host Department should send the application in a consolidated pdf file to the address: by 5th of May 2021.

The application includes:

  • Visiting Lecturer Application Form (in English or Polish), signed by the Candidate.
  • Motivation Statement (prepared in Polish by the Host Department, signed by the Head and Host Department Liaison Officer)
  • The Candidate’s professional Curriculum Vitae along with the list of publications

Rector-appointed Commission shall assess applications on the basis of scientific achievements, teaching experience and justification prepared by the Host Department.

The ranking list of candidates, as well as the reserve list will be published by the Commission on the website: by 12th of June 2021.

The employment procedure shall be coordinated by the Welcome Point UW, in cooperation with the Host Department and Liaison Officer, as well as with the University administration.

Detailed information about the employment and organisation of stay can be found here.

Accepted candidates will be employed in the position of visiting professor on the basis of employment contract.

UW shall cover costs of return tickets for travel to Warsaw (detailed rules of the reimbursement of travel costs).

The fourth, final round of competition is scheduled for June 2021 and applies to visiting lecturer candidates for the summer semester of the 2021/22 academic year. Details will appear on our website in June.