Mendel University in Brno announces a selection procedure for the position of academic staff member:

Academic Staff – Assistant for the Department of Social Sciences at Institute of Lifelong Learning

We are looking for a new colleague for the Social Sciences Department at ILL who will participate in teaching subjects of bachelor study programmes offered by ILL as well as in other activities at ILL.

Research field:

  • pedagogy
  • andragogy (teachers‘ professional development, labour market competencies)
  • career counselling and coaching (higher education counselling, lifelong counselling in education)

What will you do?

  • teaching subjects of accredited study programmes
  • teaching ILL courses
  • final thesis supervision
  • cooperation with other ILL departments
  • projects/grants preparation and management –
  • writing and publishing professional texts and other creative activities

What do we require from you?

  • at least completed master degree in the field of andragogy or education
  • experience with adult teaching in both Czech and English
  • knowledge of academic environment
  • individual/teamwork ability
  • experience with preparation and implementation of EU/international and national projects/research grants
  • professional knowledge of English language for publication activities and ability to work with scientific information and resources in English

Required research experience:

  • experience with preparation and implementation of EU/international and national projects/research grants
  • professional interest in the field of teacher further development and academic counselling research and development

What else do we appreciate?

  • time flexibility
  • driving licence category B

What can we offer you?

  • the prospect of career growth in an academic environment
  • 8 weeks leave
  • regular educational activities, participation in conferences, seminars, etc.
  • pleasant working environment
  • support for work-life balance
  • flexible working hours
  • benefits of the university environment (courses at the Sports Activity Centre, Counselling and Careers Centre, library, etc.)
  • food allowance (Edenred Card/menza)
  • discounted MultiSport card
  • ITIC card
  • university kindergarten, summer suburban camps for children of employees
  • work in an institution that has been awarded the HR Excellence in Research Award by the European Commission

Expected start: August 2023, permanent contract

Job status: 1

Number of filled positions: 1

Place of work: Brno

Are you interested in the position and would you like to become a member of the team? Send us your application to mendelu@teamio.eu with the job position title in the subject by 11 June 2023, supported by:

  • professional CV
  • cover letter

How does the selection procedure work for us? http://orlz.mendelu.cz/en/selection-procedure