Academic Staff Member – Assistant Professor for the Department of Engineering and Automotive Transport

Research field: modeling of mechanical systems, 3D technology – printing, scanning, vehicle testing

The Faculty of AgriSciences at MENDELU is one of the founding faculties of Mendel University in Brno. For more than a hundred years we have been educating specialists not only in the field of agriculture.

The Department of Technology and Automotive Transport in its present form was established on 1 March 2001 by merging the former Institute of Fundamentals of Technology and Repair and a part of the Department of Agricultural Technology. At present, the Department has 14 academic staff, including 1 professor, 5 associate professors and 5 assistant professors.

What will be your job description?

  • teaching courses of Technical Mechanics, Machine and Equipment Construction, Additive Technologies, Transport and Handling Equipment (or according to accreditation)
  • supervising of diploma and bachelor theses
  • publishing activities in the field related to pedagogical activity
  • project activity

What are our requirements?

  • Master’s degree in mechanical engineering, Ph.D. or ongoing studies expected to finish within one year
  • excellent knowledge of Czech for conducting exercises and seminars
  • knowledge of software – Autodesk Inventor, Matlab, Adams, NI LabVIEW

Required research experience:

  • basic experience with research in the field of modeling mechanical systems

What else do we appreciate?

  • knowledge of FEM

What can we offer you?

  • Welcome Office assistance
  • 8 weeks of holiday
  • support for work-life balance
  • food allowance (Meal vouchers/Canteen)
  • discounted MultiSport card
  • ITIC card with which you can benefit from various discounts
  • the opportunity to enjoy the benefits of the university environment, such as sports courses at the Sports Activities Centre, the Counselling and Careers Centre, recreation centres, libraries and the purchase of
  • university products
  • university kindergarten, summer day camps for children of employees

Job status: 1,0 (40 hours per week)

Expected start: September 2024

Employment contract: fixed term till 31.08.2026

Place of work: Brno

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

Send us your electronic application to mendelu@teamio.eu with the title of the position in the subject line of the e-mail by 13 July 2024 supported by:

  • professional CV
  • cover letter
  • list of publications

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We look forward to meeting you!