Charles University, Faculty of Pharmacy in Hradec Králové, hereby invites applications for the following position:

Head of the Department of Biochemical Sciences


  • Completed higher education
  • Completed (or ongoing) procedure for granting of associated professorship or full professorship (“doc.”/“prof.”)
  • 8 years of experience in the field
  • Experience with managing a team
  • Experience with organizing teaching and managing research projects
  • Organizational and managerial skills
  • Active knowledge of English, international experience from a stay at a workplace abroad

What we offer:

  • Working at a prestigious educational and research organization
  • a fixed-term employment contract with the opportunity to transition to an permanent contract (in accordance with the Career Regulations of the Faculty of Pharmacy of Charles University)
  • eight weeks of holiday per year and five days of self-development
  • discounted calls for employees and their families
  • allowance for meals and other contributions from the social fund (e.g.  pension insurance or private life insurance, interest on a loan for housing needs)
  • FAFÍK – children’s group (opportunity to take advantage of the services of the children’s group for the children of faculty employees)
  • ČSOB motivation programme (extra benefits package for all employees)
  • Charles University benefits (discounts and benefits for Charles University employees at establishments outside Charles University)

Applications with a motivation letter, detailed academic CV, an overview of experience, copies of university diploma, and/or confirmation of academic and education degrees, an acknowledgment about providing personal data and written vision of development of the department should be sent by post or email to Lenka Cermanová, DiS. – Personnel Department, Faculty of Pharmacy of Charles University, at the address Akademika Heyrovského 1203, 500 03 Hradec Králové, Czech Republic, until 1. 5. 2024 (hr@faf.cuni.cz).

For informal enquires concerning the position you can contact Prof. PharmDr. Tomáš Šimůnek, Ph.D. – Vice-Dean for Internal Affairs, Project Activities and Strategic Development of the Faculty: simunekt@faf.cuni.cz

Label the envelope containing the application materials with the following:

“CHP – Head of the Department of Biochemical Sciences”

Selected candidates will be invited for an interview.

Anticipated commencement date: 1. 11. 2024 or by agreement.

The application form and agreement including an acknowledgement about providing personal data are available for download on the faculty website: Careers | Vědecký portál – Farmaceutická fakulta UK (cuni.cz)