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 following positions
with submission deadline November 8, 2021


School of Physics

Visiting Professor position at the Institute of Particle and Nuclear Physics specializing in theoretical Physics.
ID of the position: 202111-HP-UCJF
Qualification requirements: The position is open in any area of theoretical physics. The applicant is expected to teach two new courses at Bc. or MSc. level (90-minute per week each). The curricula of the courses shall be proposed by the applicant and form an integral part of the application. At least one of the courses should introduce topics related to recent research. All teaching will be in English; knowledge of the Czech language is not required. A teaching assistant for both courses will be provided by the Faculty. Informal inquiries are welcome and may be sent to Vice-Dean for Research and International Affairs prof. Zdeněk Doležal, Zdenek.Dolezal@mff.cuni.cz. The position is funded by the Czech Operational Programme Research, Development and Education, project no. CZ.02.2.69/0.0/0.0/16_015/0002362. The funding is available for one semester (5 months), starting preferably between January 1, 2022 and February 28, 2022. The gross monthly salary is CZK 84,000 (approx. EUR 3,230). The School will provide assistance with locating housing and schooling for dependents (English language pre-school, elementary and secondary schools are available in Prague). The applicant must be an internationally recognized scholar in his/her research area with at least associate professor position in physics or a related area. The curricula of the courses are to be proposed by the applicant as a part of the application. A signed application (cover letter) accompanied by curriculum vitae, list of publications, research and teaching statements, a copy of PhD diploma, and the curricula of both proposed courses, should be submitted by email to konkurzy@mff.cuni.cz.
Expected starting date: January 1, 2022, and it is negotiable.


School of Mathematics

A postdoctoral researcher at the Department of Algebra and at the Mathematical Institute of Charles University in the fields of algebra, geometry, number theory or mathematical logic.
ID of the position: 202111-VP-KA
The position is funded by the Czech Operational Programme Research, Development and Education, project International mobility of research, technical and administrative staff at the Charles University no. CZ.02.2.69/0.0/0.0/18_053/0016976. The funding is available for one year, and the position must start not later than January 1, 2022.
Qualification requirements: a researcher with Ph.D. in mathematics or related fields, obtained not earlier than 7 years before the starting date of the position (this may be extended by maternity or parental leave, long-term illness, taking care of a family member for more than 90 days, and military service), who, during the last 3 years, worked outside of the Czech Republic for at least 2 years at the half-time (or more) research position or was for this period of time a Ph.D. student abroad. An appropriate publishing aktivity in the last three years is required, recorded in Thomson Reuters Web of Science, Scopus or MathSciNet.

A postdoctoral researcher at the Mathematical Institute of Charles University in the fields of mathematical modeling and numerical mathematics
ID of the position: 202111-VP-MUUK
The position is funded by the Czech Operational Programme Research, Development and Education, project International Mobility of Researchers at Charles University, CZ.02.2.69/0.0/0.0/16_027/0008495. The funding is available for 8 months, and the position must start not later than January 1, 2022.
Qualification requirements: a researcher with Ph.D. in mathematics or related fields, obtained not earlier than 7 years before the application deadline (this may be extended by maternity or parental leave, long-term illness, taking care of a family member for more than 90 days, and military service), who, during the last 3 years, worked outside of the Czech Republic for at least 2 years at the half-time (or more) research position or was for this period of time a Ph.D. student abroad. An appropriate publishing aktivity in the last three years is required, recorded in Thomson Reuters Web of Science, Scopus, or MathSciNet.


INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

Electronic applications, i.e., a scan of the signed cover letter accompanied by

  • curriculum vitae,
  • list of publications,
  • research statement,
  • a copy of PhD diploma,

should be sent to the email address konkurzy@mff.cuni.cz by November 8, 2021. The subject of this e-mail should contain the ID of the position.

The candidate should also arrange for two letters of recommendation to be emailed to the same address. The subjects of these e-mails should also contain the ID of the position.



Published on October 8, 2021