Charles University, Faculty of Pharmacy in Hradec Králové, represented by the Dean of the Faculty, announces an open competition according to the Act No. 111/1998 Coll., on Higher Education Institutions

for the project New Technologies for Translational Research in Pharmaceutical Sciences /NETPHARM,
Project No.: CZ.02.01.01/00/22_008/0004607,

within the Operation Programme Johannes Amos Commenius (OP JAK), P 1: Research and Development, SO 1.1: Developing and enhancing research and innovation capacities and deploying advanced technologies,

to fill research position:

FaF_VZ1_31: PhD Student, 0,2 FTE (20 %),

Place of work: Hradec Králové


  • Independent performance of research activities in synthetic organic chemistry,
  • design, organization of work, planning and execution of experiments for WP1, publication of scientific results,
  • research work in a synthetic laboratory, performing syntheses of selected compounds suitable for their subsequent bioconjugation,
  • evaluation of physical and spectral data of the prepared compounds,
  • presentation and publication of results on an international level,
  • involvement in the preparation of related national and international projects,
  • participation in key project activities with emphasis on application potential,
  • immediate escalation of any identified risks to a superior position.


  • An advantage is 1 publication, a letter of recommendation from 1 expert in the field, required education in the relevant field, grant activity, active knowledge of the English language.
  • Scientific and publishing activity in the field of organic and bioorganic chemistry is an advantage.
  • Experience in chemical laboratory, synthetic work under inert atmosphere, processing and analyzing spectral data.
  • Completed first degree in pharmacy, organic or bioorganic chemistry is necessary.

Other knowledge and skills:

  • Prerequisites for excellent research work
  • Flexibility, diligence and responsibility
  • Good organizational and communication skills
  • High level of work commitment
  • Strong willingness to learn new things continuously

Application must include the following:

  • First and last name of the applicant
  • Date and place of birth
  • Nationality
  • Place of residence/current address
  • Date and signature
  • Contact information (email address, phone number)

Candidates are expected to submit following annexes with an application:

  • CV including the list of publications, professional skills and past research experience
  • Professional application letter
  • Certified copy of the highest level of education completed
  • Other documents certifying required knowledge and expertise
  • Information duty and consent to the processing of personal data according to Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (General Data Protection Regulation) and Act No. 110/2019 Coll., on personal data processing, as amended

The application form and agreement including an acknowledgement about providing personal data are available for download below on this page http://www.faf.cuni.cz.

The estimated monthly wage: 45 000 CZK (1,0 FTE)

The start of work: 1 July 2024

Type of employment contract: for 1 year, with the expectation that the contract will be extended until 29 February 2028.

Employment: part-time (0.2 FTE)

We offer:

  • Work for a prestigious educational and scientific institution of Charles University
  • Interesting work in cutting-edge research in the field of new technologies for translational research in pharmaceutical sciences
  • Opportunity to participate in cutting-edge research and be part of an international interdisciplinary team
  • Possibility of cooperation with foreign experts from all over the world
  • Specialized professional growth and continuous education in the field with the prospect of long-term employment
  • Foreign scientific internships and participation in international conferences

We kindly ask you to send the application form with all required documents and attachments by post or email no later than by 6. 6. 2024, 14:00 to the following address:

Charles University, Faculty of Pharmacy in Hradec Králové

Lenka Cermanová, DiS. – Personnel Department

Akademika Heyrovského 1203/8

500 03 Hradec Králové

Czech Republic

Email: hr@faf.cuni.cz

Please, clearly mark the envelope „Job Announcement – NETPHARM Project – FaF_VZ1_31: PhD Student“.

We kindly ask you to send your application with all the required documents and attachments because without them your application is not complete, and you cannot be included in the list of candidates.

The announcer reserves the right to cancel the job announcement at any time during the course.

Contact person to provide further information on the content of the work:

prof. RNDr. Milan Pour, Ph.D. – Department of Organic And Bioorganic Chemistry

tel.: +420 495 067 277

e-mail: pour@faf.cuni.cz


The project New Technologies for Translational Research in Pharmaceutical Sciences /NETPHARM, project ID CZ.02.01.01/00/22_008/0004607, is co-funded by the European Union.