In accordance with the Competitive Hiring Process Code of Charles University
The Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics of Charles University
announces opening of academic positions
with submission deadline November 9, 2020


School of Physics


Associate Professor position in the Institute of Physics, the field of theoretical physics with emphasis on the theory of open quantum systems, primary photosynthetic processes and theory of non-linear spectroscopy

ID of the position: 202011-AP3-FUUK

Qualification requirements: Habilitation in a relevant area, research and teaching experience in a relevant field, positive attitude towards pedagogical work, ability to integrate research and teaching activities as well as to supervise student theses and advise doctoral students. Publication record in impact journals and experience from foreign academic or research institutions is required. Teaching ability in both Czech and English language is expected.

Expected starting date is January 1, 2021, and it is negotiable.


Full Professor position at the Department of Macromolecular Physics in the field of physics of nanomaterials

ID of the position: 202011-AP4-KMF

Qualification requirements: The candidate must be an internationally recognized person in the field of physics of nanomaterials, focusing on the research on advanced single and multi-component organic, inorganic, and hybrid nanoparticles, nanocomposites, as well as other nanostructures produced using plasma-based methods, full professor title in a relevant area, research and teaching experience in a relevant field for at least 10 years, while lecturing practice will be demonstrated by syllabi of lectures, ability to teach in Czech and English, experience in supervising student theses, advising doctoral students, stays at foreign academic or research institutions for a total duration of at least 2 years, outstanding publication record in impact journals (Hirsch index according to the Web of Science database at least 25).

Expected starting date is January 1, 2021, and it is negotiable.


Full Professor position at the Department of Physics of Materials

ID of the position: 202011-AP4-KFM

Qualification requirements: Full professor title in a relevant area, research and teaching experience in a relevant field, positive attitude towards pedagogical work, ability to integrate research and teaching activities as well as supervising student theses, advising doctoral students. Outstanding publication record in impacted journals with a focus on investigation of deformation mechanisms by advanced in-situ methods. At least 3 years of experience in foreign academic or research institutions. Experience with experiments on large neutron infrastructures abroad (ILL, LANSCE, J-PARC, ORNL etc.). Ability to teach both in English and Czech.

Expected starting date is January 1, 2021, and it is negotiable.


Full Professor position in the Department of Surface and Plasma Science in the field of surface and interface physics

ID of the position: 202011-AP4-KFPP

Qualification requirements: Full professor title in a relevant area, research and teaching experience in a relevant field, positive attitude towards pedagogical work, ability to integrate research and teaching activities as well as supervising student theses, advising doctoral students, outstanding publication record in impact journals, experience from foreign academic or research institutions, a clear leading role in international context, and ability to coordinate and lead a research group.

Expected starting date is January 1, 2021, and it is negotiable.


School of Computer Science


Assistant Professor position in the Department of Theoretical Computer Science and Mathematical Logic specializing in artificial intelligence

ID of the position: 202011-AP2-KTIML

Qualification requirements: Ph.D. degree (or equivalent) in a relevant area, research and teaching experience in a relevant field, positive attitude towards pedagogical work, ability to integrate research and teaching activities as well as supervising student theses, publication record in impact journals, selective conferences or other media recognized by the community, experience from foreign academic or research institutions. Experience with industrial collaboration is an advantage. The applicant has to be able to teach both in Czech and in English.

Expected starting date is January 1, 2021, and it is negotiable.


Assistant Professor position in the Department of Software and Computer Science Education specializing in teaching of programming and in machine learning

ID of the position: 202011-AP2-KSVI

Qualification requirements: Ph.D. degree (or equivalent) in a relevant area, research and teaching experience in a relevant field, positive attitude towards pedagogical work, ability to integrate research and teaching activities as well as supervising student theses, publication record in impact journals, selective conferences or other media recognized by the community, experience from foreign academic or research institutions. The applicant has to be able to teach both in Czech and in English.

Expected starting date is January 1, 2021, and it is negotiable.


Academic Researcher position in the Department of Software and Computer Science Education specializing in computational neurosciences

ID of the position: 202011-VP2-KSVI

Qualification requirements: Ph.D. degree (or equivalent) in a relevant area, research and teaching experience in a relevant field, positive attitude towards pedagogical work, ability to integrate research and teaching activities as well as supervising student theses, publication record in impact journals, selective conferences or other media recognized by the community, experience from foreign academic or research institutions. The applicant has to be able to teach both in Czech and in English.

Expected starting date is January 1, 2021, and it is negotiable.


Academic Researcher position in the Computer Science Institute of Charles University specializing in discrete mathematics

ID of the position: 202011-VP2-IUUKDM

Qualification requirements: Ph.D. degree (or equivalent) in a relevant area, research and teaching experience in a relevant field, positive attitude towards pedagogical work, ability to integrate research and teaching activities as well as supervising student theses, publication record in impact journals, selective conferences or other media recognized by the community, experience from foreign academic or research institutions. The applicant has to be able to teach both in Czech and in English.

Expected starting date is January 1, 2021, and it is negotiable.


Part-time Academic Researcher position in the Computer Science Institute of Charles University specializing in graph theory

ID of the position: 202011-VP2-IUUKTG

Qualification requirements: Ph.D. degree (or equivalent) in a relevant area, research and teaching experience in a relevant field, positive attitude towards pedagogical work, ability to integrate research and teaching activities as well as supervising student theses, publication record in impact journals, selective conferences or other media recognized by the community, experience from foreign academic or research institutions. The applicant has to be able to teach in English.

Expected starting date is January 1, 2021, and it is negotiable.


School of Mathematics


Associate professor position at the Department of Numerical Mathematics in the field Numerical and Computational Mathematics

ID of the position: 202011-AP3-KMN

Qualification requirements: Ph.D. degree (or equivalent) in a relevant area, research and teaching experience in a relevant field, positive attitude towards pedagogical work, ability to integrate research and teaching activities as well as supervising student theses including including advising doctoral students, publication record in impact journals and/or conference proceedings and publication media recognized by the community in the relevant area, experience from foreign academic or research institutions. The ability to teach in Czech and English language.

Expected starting date is January 1, 2021, and it is negotiable.


Associate Professor position at the Department of Probability and Mathematical Statistics specializing in Mathematical statistics with a special focus to insurance mathematics

ID of the position: 202011-AP3-KPMS

Qualification requirements: Habilitation in a relevant area, high-quality research and teaching experience in the field of Mathematical statistics and insurance mathematics. The ability to teach in both Czech and English langauges is required.

Expected starting date is January 1, 2021, and it is negotiable.


Assistant Professor position (tenure track) at the Department of Probability and Mathematical Statistics specializing in econometrics, optimization, or financial and insurance mathematics.

ID of the position: 202011-AP2-KPMSEK

Qualification requirements: Ph.D. degree (or equivalent) in a relevant area, research and teaching experience in a relevant field, positive attitude towards pedagogical work, ability to integrate research and teaching activities as well as supervising student theses, publication record in impact journals or media recognized by the community.

Expected starting date is January 1, 2021, and it is negotiable.


Assistant Professor position (tenure track) in the Department of Mathematics Education specializing in didactics of mathematics.

ID of the position: 202011-AP2-KPMSDM

Qualification requirements: Ph.D. degree (or equivalent) in a relevant area, research and teaching experience in a relevant field, positive attitude towards pedagogical work, ability to integrate research and teaching activities as well as supervising student theses, publication record in the area of mathematics education and in journals or media recognized by the community, experience from foreign academic or research institutions. An experience with high-school teaching of mathematics is welcome.

Expected starting date is January 1, 2021, and it is negotiable.


GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE APPLICATION PROCEDURE

The application accompanied by

  • a curriculum vitae,
  • proofs of education and awarding of academic titles,
  • a description of teaching and research experience,
  • a list of publications,
  • citation report, and
  • a motivation letter including a research statement and teaching expectations

should be sent by e-mail to <konkurzy@mff.cuni.cz> latest by November 9, 2020. The subject of this e-mail should contain the ID of the position. The applicant must also arrange for two letters of recommendation to be sent as well to <konkurzy@mff.cuni.cz>. The subjects of these e-mails should contain the ID of the position. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview. In well-justified cases, the interview can be held remotely. The shortlisted candidates may also be invited to give a public lecture.


Published on October 7, 2020