Academician for Institute of Social Studies

Dean of Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University is looking to hire a distinguished senior scholar of international reputation for Department of Sociology at The Institute of Sociological Sciences Charles University.   Each candidate must:
  • have broad theoretical imagination
  • be committed to both research and teaching
  • have a strong record in research publications
  • have experience in grant funding
  • give evidence of ability as a research leader
  • be an expert in the areas of contemporary European societies, socio-cultural processes and change, identities, or the theory and methodology of the social sciences, although candidates from all substantive fields are invited to apply
  We offer:
  • full-time position (40 hours/week)
  • commencement day the 1st of February 2019
  • the duration of the employment contract will be for one year (renewable up to three years or a contract for an indefinite period)
  • we also accept applications for a one-year visiting professorship (the duties of the professor will include research and teaching)
  • job description: teaching, researching, publishing, international activities, leading a small team
  The written application must include:
  • a cover letter
  • an academic resume
  • the full list of publications
  • a report of personal experience and merits pertaining to teaching and research skills
  • the evidence of completed education and qualifications
  • other documents that may be relevant to the selection process
The application must be submitted via email to Tato e-mailová adresa je chráněna před spamboty. Pro její zobrazení musíte mít povolen Javascript. at the Personnel Affairs Department of the Dean’s Office, the Faculty of Social Sciences Charles University, Smetanovo nábřeží 6, 110 01 Praha 1, Czech Republic. Deadline for applications is the 21st of December 2018. The application must be identified as “Miloslav Petrusek Chair in Sociology”. For queries, please use the following email: Tato e-mailová adresa je chráněna před spamboty. Pro její zobrazení musíte mít povolen Javascript.. Charles University carries out an equal opportunity policy.