The Dean of the Faculty of Law announces a selection procedure for the job position of Postdoctoral fellow .
Research Field: International conflict and security law and international humanitarian law.

Number of Posts: 1
Department/Facility: Centre for International Humanitarian and Operational Law (CIHOL)
Type of contract: Fixed-term contracts
Hours per Week: 40
Location: Czech Republic – Olomouc
Fellowship duration:: 01.09.2024 – 31.12.2025
Offer Starting Date: 01.09.2024

Job Profile

The postdoctoral fellow will become part of the Centre’s team and will be involved in its scientific research activities. The postdoc will be expected to be involved in the Centre’s existing projects as well as actively pursuing his/her own projects, especially international ones. The work includes building a network of international contacts and presenting research results at home and abroad.


  • The Centre particularly welcomes applications within the following areas:
    • Cyberspace and international conflict and security law
    • International humanitarian law and emerging technologies
    • AI, international humanitarian law and peace and security
    • International law and sanctions regimes
  • Completed (by 1 September 2024) PhD studies with a focus on public international law.
  • Knowledge of spoken and written English at least at C1 level.
  • Demonstrable excellence in scholarship and research, including previous publications

What we offer

  • Working in a prestigious public research institution with forward thinking and support for talented young researchers, for example through internal faculty grants
  • Inclusion in a young and dynamic team in a unique scientific research centre with top performance
  • Opportunities to participate in national and international projects
  • Strong support for internationalisation and networking
  • Employee benefits

Documents requested

CV in English

Scan of Diploma

Cover letter

List of publications

Insert the required documents in electronic form into the application form

Contact person

Faix Martin, JUDr., Ph.D.,MJI, martin.faix@upol.cz

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