Postdoctoral position in the Institute of Mathematics of the Czech Academy of Sciences

Appointment period: 2 years
Appointment type: Full time
Position starting date: January 1, 2021
Deadline for applications: August 15, 2020
Gross salary: CZK 44 000 per month

We invite applications of young researchers from all fields of mathematics to join one of the research teams of the Institute in Prague or Brno. Applicants must either have completed their PhD after October 1, 2018 (Exceptions due to maternity/paternity leave, military service, long-term illness, care for a dependent person, and long-term international study stay are possible.), or if they have not obtained their PhD yet, produce evidence that they will defend their thesis before October 1, 2020.

The selection committee will judge publications, as well as other activities and professional achievements of applicants, by the stage of their career. Questions and informal inquiries should be directed to the Scientific Manager of the Institute, Dr Beata Kubiś to her email address kubisb@math.cas.cz.

The following documents are required:

  • CV
  • List of publications
  • Motivation letter (may include research statement)
  • 2 letters of reference

Applications for the position must be submitted exclusively using the electronic submission system at

Only complete applications (including the letters of references) received by August 15, 2020, will be considered. Online interviews with shortlisted applicants will be scheduled for September 9, 2020. Since this position is funded by the Academic Human Resource Programme, the successful applicant will prepare a research project by September 30, 2020, in collaboration with the Scientific Manager Dr Beata Kubiś. The Academic Council will judge research projects coming from all institutes of the Academy, and its final decision is expected in November 2020.

Tomáš Vejchodský