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

Academic staff member – Head of Department of Morphology, Physiology and Animal Genetics

Research field: Morphology, Physiology and Animal Genetics

What will you do?

  • management of the workplace in terms of personnel and finance, science and research and pedagogy
  • pedagogical and scientific research activities in the field of Morphology, Physiology and Animal Genetics

What do we require from you?

  • higher education – at least Ph.D. in the field of cultivation, plant breeding and plant medicine or a related field, the title of associate professor or professor advantage
  • excellent knowledge of Czech and English for teaching and publishing
  • documentable research and publication activity in the field of Morphology, Physiology and Animal Genetics or a related field
  • ability to orientate oneself in labour law regulations and economic rules of higher education
  • organizational, managerial and communication skills
  • prerequisites for team and individual work
  • personality and professional prerequisites for pedagogical work
  • research and publishing activity in one of the listed fields of cultivation, plant breeding and plant medicine, experience with publishing in journals with IF
  • willingness to work on their further personal development and professional growth
  • civil integrity

What else do we appreciate?

  • pedagogical experience
  • project activity

What can we offer you?

  • 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 Restaurant Card/Canteen)
  • discounted MultiSport Card
  • ITIC card with which you will have various discounts
  • employer’s contribution to pension or life allowance insurance after 3 years of employment
  • 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: January 2023, fixed-term employment contract no longer than 31.3.2027 (the exact period will be specified)

Job status: 1,0

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 November 19th, 2022, supported by:

professional CV
concept of institute development in the field of education and scientific research
list of 5 most significant publication results over the past 5 years
an overview of the most important solved projects
How do the selection procedure work for us? https://orlz.mendelu.cz/en/selection-procedure