Competition procedure for the position of Associate Professor at the Vehicle Tests Laboratory

Date of announcement :
27 Sept. 2018

Position advertised:
Associate professor


invites applications, in a competition procedure, for the position of

Associate Professor at the Vehicle Tests Laboratory


Essential qualifications:

  • PhD (or approximately equivalent) degree in engineering;
  • Documented scientific achievements in the field of dynamics of vehicle motion, in particular the tyre-road interaction;
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in work for scientific research institutions, including at least 5 years of experience in laboratory work;
  • Knowledge of tyre examination methods;
  • Experience in experimental and model testing of vehicles, including military and special vehicles;
  • Knowledge of legal requirements for vehicle tyres;
  • Experience in the conducting of research projects;
  • Willingness to actively participate in conferences, seminars, and educational courses;
  • Skill in successful applying for the financing or co-financing of scientific research and ability to organize own scientific work;
  • Fluency in speaking and writing both Polish and English;
  • Good knowledge of the MS Office package;
  • At least B category driving licence;
  • Experience in the field of management of a test laboratory;
  • Experience in the designing and construction of test stands and rigs;
  • Documented knowledge and experience in the field of road transport of dangerous goods.


The Applicants should submit the following documents:

1.  Application for the position of associate professor;

2.  Filled-in form for personal particulars (for a person applying for a job) with a photograph;

3.  Copies of diplomas and other documents to confirm Applicant’s qualifications;

4.  Curriculum vitae describing Applicant’s professional career;

5.  List of publications;

6.  Other documents and information materials that might be important for the evaluation of the Applicant in the competition procedure.


A complete set of the documents required should be submitted in a sealed envelope with an annotation reading “Competition for a scientist’s position” to the Secretariat of Director of the Automotive Industry Institute (PIMOT), ul. Jagiellońska 55, 03-301 Warszawa, by 12 October  2018, 3:00 p.m.


The deadline for the submission of documents is 12 October 2018.

The competition will be adjudicated by 26 October 2018.