Start your career as a scientist at our Faculty of Science, Masaryk University!

We offer you excellent academic background and facilities either in the heart of the city of Brno (our premises at Kotlarska) or at state-of-the-art University Campus in Bohnuice. Brno is also recognised as one of 10 best student cities!

Our Faculty of Science, a proud holder of the HR Excellence in Research Award by the European Commission, is a research-oriented faculty, offering university education (Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctoral degree programs) closely linked to both primary and applied research and high school teaching of the following sciences: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Earth sciences.

Admission process and other details of our doctoral study programmes: https://www.sci.muni.cz/en/studies/doctoral-degree-study-programme

Have a look at currently offered topics of PhD thesis in below fields:

(click and see details in the section Supervisors and dissertation topics)

Analytical Geochemist

Example: Combination of laser techniques, X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy and solution methods for analysis of mineral and rock

Animal physiology, immunology and developmental biology

Example: Functional and biochemical analysis of extracellular vesicles from the ovarian cancer ascites


Examples: Forensic Skeletal Traumatology


Example: Biocompatible nanomaterials for targeted drug delivery, construction of vaccines and theranostics

Biomolecular chemistry and bioinformatics

Example: Study of molecular details of DNA repair and its role in cancer


Example: Mass Spectrometric imaging of biological tissues

Cartography, geoinformatics and remote sensing

Example: Optimisation of Farm Machinery Trajectory


Example: A Quantum Chemical Study of Diels-Alder Reactions

Ecological and Evolutionary Biology

Example: Biodiversity of urban areas

Environmental Health Sciences

Example: Linking metabolic and reproduction disruptions after exposures to novel flame retardants

Genomics and Proteomics

Example: Proteins involved in plant telomere regulation


Example: Changes in river environment due to mine water

Mathematics and Statistics (Czech)

Examples: Perception of mathematical concepts and results in the context of personal typology

Molecular and Cell Biology and Genetics

Example: Oranization and evolution of plant chromosomes


Example: Understanding antimicrobial peptides

Social geography and regional development

Examples: Vize a budoucnost udržitelné městské mobility v podmínkách České republiky

Structural Biology

Example: Structural studies of the TPLATE complex

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Doctoral Studies Office of the Faculty of Science