Recruitment-PhD student-NCN project

Posted on 2021-10-04


MSc or MA degree in Economics, Management, Quality Management, Environmental Management, Spatial Planning or similar
Knowledge about sustainable development, basics of logistics, urban mobility (obligatory)
English language skills at an upper-intermediate level (B2)
German language skills at an elementary level (A2) will be welcome, but not required
Knowledge of GIS tools will be welcome


Collecting data on new solutions for sharing economy (incl. shared mobility) and micromobility in cities
Participation in an ongoing systematic review of sources, including literature
Entering and correcting data from interviews with stakeholders and experts
Participation in the preparation of dissemination activities, including publications (co-authorship)
Participation in ArcGIS training and doing the selected research tasks related to ArcGIS use

The conditions of employment:

Flexible working hours and the scope of tasks agreed with the project manager

A scholarship of PLN 1,000 / month, up to 24 months

Date of start: 2 November 2021

Work in a 4-person research team as part of the project

NCN project type: SONATA - HS

Deadline for submitting offers: October 19, 2021, 23:59

The form of submitting offers: email, address: 

Required documents (in Polish or English):
1. CV containing basic information about the person applying for the position, as well as (if applicable) previous scientific achievements, distinctions, diplomas, trainings, research projects, etc.
2. A scan of the diploma or a copy of the diploma confirming obtaining the Master's degree
3. Document confirming the status of a doctoral student.
Documents should be submitted by October 19, 2021 (23:59) to the following e-mail address: ( – principal investigator).
Any questions related to recruitment and participation in the project should be sent to this e-mail address.
The recruitment will be ended by October 22, 2021. The committee reserves the right to contact selected candidates. The results of the recruitment will be announced on the unit's website: (on the main page of the unit, on the right in the section on events / news).

We kindly ask you to include text in your CV (in the footer) as follows (consent clause):
“I hereby give my consent to the processing of my personal data with regard to information included in my curriculum vitae by the University of Gdańsk with its seat in Gdańsk (80-309)) at ul. Bażyńskiego 8, for the purpose of recruiting for the position of PhD candidate in project “Sharing-economy and micromobility solutions for modeling flows of people and cargoes in cities and suburban zones”.
I moreover declare that I have been informed of the possibility of withdrawing my consent at any time and that the withdrawal does not affect the lawfulness of the processing based on this consent prior to its withdrawal.”

GDPR information clause
According to the General Data Protection Regulation of 27 April 2016, hereinafter referred to as GDPR, we would like to inform you that:
1. Your personal data controller is the University of Gdańsk with its seat in (80-309) Gdańsk at ul. Jana Bażyńskiego 8.
2. The controller has appointed a Data Protection Officer who may be contacted by phone at (58) 523 31 30 or by e-mail at: . The Data Protection Officer may be contacted in all matters regarding the processing of personal data and exercising the rights connected with the processing.
3. The University of Gdańsk will be processing the following personal data name, surname, address, e-mail address, telephone number, information on education and academic and professional achievements
4. Your personal data will be processed for the purposes of recruitment for the project "Sharing economy and micromobility solutions for modeling the flows of people and things in cities and suburban areas"
5. The legal basis for the processing of your personal data is Art. 6 GDPR, e.g. Art. 6 sec. 1 lit. a and b of the GDPR - a) the data subject has consented to the processing of his personal data for one or more specific purposes; b) processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which the data subject is a party or to take action at the request of the data subject the data subject before concluding the contract
6. Providing your personal data is a condition for taking part in the recruitment process and providing incomplete data will result in exclusion from this process.
7. Your personal data will be processed on behalf of the data controller by authorised personnel solely for the purposes referred to in section 4.
8. Your personal data will be stored for the period of 1 month.
9. Your personal data will not be disclosed to third parties with the exception of cases laid down by law and will be disclosed to the following third parties: National Science Centre
10. Under the terms of the GDPR you have the right to:
1. access your data,
2. rectify your data, should it be inaccurate,
3. erase your data, restrict the processing of it as well as the right to data portability – in cases laid down by law,
4. object to the processing of your data,
5. lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority – President of the Personal Data Protection Office, should you consider that the processing of your data infringes the personal data protection regulations.