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 researcher positions with submission deadline February 24, 2023

School of Physics

Academic researcher at the Department of Physics Education in the field of physics education (part-time 0.4)

ID of the position: 202302-VP2-KDF

Qualification requirements: Ph.D. title (or equivalent) in the field of physics education and deep knowledge of both Czech and international context of physics education are required. It is expected that the applicant has already published his/her contributions in the field of physics education, focusing on theory of relativity. The list of relevant publications should be added to the application. We require the ability to combine scientific and pedagogical activities, including the supervision of bachelor's and diploma theses. Fluent command of Czech language is required for this position.

Expected starting date: March 1, 2023 is negotiable

Academic researcher at the Institute of Particle and Nuclear Physics in the field of heavy ion physics at the ATLAS experiment

ID of the position: 202302-VP2-UCJF

Qualifications: An academic degree of Ph.D. in nuclear or particle physics or a related field, experience from a foreign postdoctoral fellowship in experimental particle physics, at least one year experience in heavy ion physics is required.

The plan is to actively participate in international particle experiments, in particular the ATLAS experiment at CERN.

Furthermore, the ability to combine scientific activity and teaching activities - lectures, tutorials and laboratory work in Czech and English and supervision of student, bachelor, diploma and doctoral theses is required.

Expected starting date is March 1, 2023, and it is negotiable


The application accompanied by

  • professional CV
  • description of past research and academic positions
  • a description of teaching experience
  • proofs of education and awarding of academic titles,
  • list of relevant publications
  • list of contributions at scientific conferences in the field

should be sent by e-mail to latest by February 24, 2023. 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 December 15, 2022


Charles University, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
Ke Karlovu 3, 121 16 Praha 2, Czech Republic
VAT ID: CZ00216208

HR Award at Charles University

4EU+ Alliance