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

Assistant or Assistant Professor for The Department of Technology and Automobile Transport

Research field: Physical properties of materials

What will you do?

  • teaching Physics and Technical Mechanics (possibly according to accreditation) in Czech and English
  • management of diploma and bachelor’s theses
  • publication activity in the field related to pedagogical activity
  • project activity

What do we require from you?

  • completed master degree in the field of technical focus (engineering/technology operation/automotive transport)
  • an advantage is a successfully completed doctoral study program (Ph.D.) in the field of physics/applied physics/applied mechanics or a related field
  • excellent knowledge of Czech and English at a communicative level for teaching, ability to publish professional articles in English (level B2)
  • knowledge of computer software (e.g. Matlab/Mathematica/Maple or other)
  • basic knowledge with research in the field of material physics
  • orientation in grant opportunities

What else do we appreciate?

  • experience in submitting scientific research projects
  • publishing activity
  • knowledge of the university environment
  • team work
  • excellent communication skills

What can we offer you?

  • professional growth possibility of promotion to the position of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor or Professor (after the habilitation procedure)
  • 8 weeks of vacation
  • regular training activities, participation in conferences, seminars etc.
  • very diverse and interesting academic and scientific research environment
  • work-life balance
  • 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)
  • meal allowance (Edenred Card/Canteen)
  • discounted MultiSport Card
  • ITIC card
  • 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: start of work by agreement, fixed-term employment contract until 1.9.2025

Job status: 1,0 (40 hours/week)

Place of work: Brno

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

Please send your application to mendelu@teamio.eu by 22 May, 2023 with enclosed:

  • professional CV
  • overview of academic teaching

How do the selection procedure work for us? orlz.mendelu.cz/en/selection-procedure