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

Assistant for the Department of Law and Humanity Sciences

Research field: social sciences and population studies

The Institute of Law and Humanities is an academic workplace of the Faculty of Business Economics at the Mendel University in Brno, which focuses on the teaching of professional subjects in the field of sociology, psychology, leadership, law and legal sciences. In these areas, the institute’s employees are also involved in a number of research projects at the Czech and international level.

What will you do?

  • participate in activities related to the teaching of selected subjects, especially psychology and sociology
  • providing professional consultations to students within the consultation hours face-to-face, or online
  • leading the final bachelor theses
  • providing consultations to students, also from other institutes, in the field of writing their final bachelor’s theses, especially in the field of academic writing
  • teaching these subjects: Academic Skills and Academic Writing
  • leading seminars of the subjects Sociology and social psychology and Psychology and sociology for HR managers

What do we require from you?

  • completed master’s degree in the field of social sciences
  • knowledge of Czech and English at the level required for teaching, ability to publish professional articles in English
  • experience in teaching and practicing subjects in the field of social sciences
  • practice with management, or consultation of final theses
  • user knowledge of working on a PC (MS Office, WOS, citation editor)
  • the ability to work in a team as well as independently, communication skills and an interest in teaching and scientific research work at a university
  • the ability to work together to achieve common and individual goals
  • driver’s license B is an advantage
  • we also expect experience with participation in research projects and publishing in foreign journals

We would also appreciate if you have:

  • experience from abroad – study stay at a prestigious university or research organization
  • PhD. study before completion

And what can we offer you?

  • 8 weeks holiday
  • very diverse and interesting academic and scientific research environment
  • the possibility of professional growth and development, training and courses
  • meal allowance (Edenred Restaurant Card/Canteen)
  • discounted MultiSport Card
  • employer’s contribution to pension or life allowance insurance after 3 years of employment
  • advantages of the university environment, such as sports courses of the Center for Sports Activities, Counseling and Professional Center, libraries (these activities are mostly free)
  • ITIC card with which you will have various discounts
  • university kindergarten, summer suburban camps for employees‘ children
  • work in an institution that has received the HR Excellence in Research Award from the European Commission

Expected start: September 2022, fixed-term employment (until August 2024)

Job status: 0,2 or due to mutual agreement

Place of work: Brno

Are you interested in the position and would you like to become a member of the team?

Send an electronic application to the Department of Human Resource Management of Mendel University in Brno by August 27th, 2022, supported by:

  • professional CV
  • cover letter

How the recruitment process look like at our university? Find out on https://orlz.mendelu.cz/en/selection-procedure