Sustainable performance in business.

Key issues that a researcher will examine:

  • ways to measure sustainable performance in companies;
  • ways of identifying of stakeholders in this process;
  • impact of digitalization of measuring/reporting sustainable performance in Europe and South East Asia;
  • reporting methods of sustainable performance in Europe and South East Asia.


  • Library/archive research.
  • Identifying key local businesses with best sustainable performance.
  • Interviewing key local stakeholders.
  • Data proceesing from interviews.

Writing a first draft of a paper dealing with sustainable performance at a case study country (Malaysia).

The mentor of the position will be a member of the University of Malaya, Faculty of Economics and Administration. S/he will be appointed right after the suitable candidate will be selected.


  • A properly completed Master’s Degree Programme as well as Ph.D. student status  at university or higher education institution in the Czech Republic eventually properly completed Doctoral Study Programme  or properly completed similar Study Programme abroad recognized in accordance with Act. No. 111/1998 Coll., on Higher Education Institutions and on the Amendment and Supplementation of Other Acts  (Higher  Education  Act),  as  amended,  with  the  study  completion  date  after 1 March 2014.
  • The applicant must be a researcher / student in an institution based in the Czech Republic.
  • Good knowledge of English (at least at the CAE level or its equivalent).
  • Experience with research on the research topic of the specialist team


  • Structured curriculum vitae.
  • A copy  of  the  documents  proving  achieved  education  (a diploma  certifying  the  successful completion of a Master’s Degree Programme, Ph.D. diploma or its equivalent).
  • Current study confirmation and supervisor recommendations in case of Ph.D. student.
  • Copies  of  documents  proving  the  achieved  level  of  the  English  language  (CAE  level  or  its equivalent).
  • Full bibliographic data of articles published in impacted journals (please provide, in particular, articles relating  to the  orientation of the  working  position, including  the  impact factor  of the journal at the time of their publication).
  • Complete  bibliographic  data  of  works  published  in  proceedings  of  significant  (referred  to  in WoS  or  SCOPUS)  international  conferences  relating  to  the  focus  of  the  activity  at  the  listed position.
  • Overview of research teams (especially international) with whom the Applicant has worked so far, including the projects in which the Applicant was involved.
  • Overview of collaboration with the application sphere and achieved application outputs.

All received applications will be assessed by an expert committee.  The committee will issue the final ranking of the applications.

This position can be held only by a candidate working at least part time job for the period 3 months.


Number of positions available: 1
Employment will be arranged for: a fixed period
Job status: full time
Hours per week: 40
Gross monthly income: 61 000 CZK
Place of work: Kuala Lumpur/Malaysia
Expected commencement of employment : 1. 3. 2021

Please, send your application via e-mail only.

Lucie Šmuclerová
lsmucler@rek.zcu.cz, +420735713968