Visiting Professor Position
at the Computer Science Institute of Charles University


The Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University (Prague) invites applications for the position of a Visiting Professor in Computer Science at the Computer Science Institute of Charles University.

The position is open in any area of computer science. The applicant is expected to teach two new courses at 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. For more information about the School of Computer Science and its departments, see https://www.mff.cuni.cz/en/school-of-computer-science/about-school; the successful candidate will be able to collaborate with any department of the School. Informal inquiries are welcome and may be sent to Vice-Dean for Computer Science Prof. Jiri Sgall <sgall@iuuk.mff.cuni.cz> or to the heads of the departments.

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 between January 1, 2020 and February 17, 2020. 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 Ph.D. degree in computer science 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@dekanat.mff.cuni.cz>.

The application deadline is October 15, 2019.