A postdoctoral position under the supervision of Daniel Kral is available at the DIMEA laboratory of the Faculty of Informatics, Masaryk University, in Brno, Czech Republic. All candidates working in discrete algorithms, discrete mathematics or discrete optimization are welcome to apply. The starting date is flexible – it is preferred to be in the second half of the year 2023, however an earlier or later starting date can be negotiated. The position is available till the end of the year 2024 and can be extended if additional external funding is secured. The annual salary starts at approx. 32,000 EUR and additional funds for travel and other research expenses are available.

Deadline for applications: November 30, 2022

Start date: By mutual agreement/preferred 2nd half of the year 2023


Candidates are expected to have a PhD in Computer Science or Mathematics at the start of their position and a strong research record in discrete algorithms, discrete mathematics or discrete optimization. Good programming skills are not required but are preferred.


Applications must be submitted electronically at the www address below. The applicants should provide the following documents with their application:

  • CV including a list of publications,
  • a scanned copy of the PhD diploma or a letter from the PhD supervisor confirming the expected date of the PhD defence, and
  • names of two referees who will be contacted to provide letters of reference in case the application is shortlisted.

Please submit your application, including all required documents, preferably online via the MU e-application at Postdoctoral Researcher in Discrete Algorithms and Discrete Mathematics | Masaryk University (muni.cz)

Queries regarding the submission procedure can be sent to: pers@fi.muni.cz.

Queries regarding the position as such can be addressed to prof. Daniel Kral: dkral@mail.muni.cz.

Further information is available:

Masaryk University at https://www.muni.cz/en
Brno at https://www.gotobrno.cz/en/