Institutional Directors

Workplace: Biology Centre CAS
Employment relationship: Employment contract
Job type: Administrative
Duration: Fixed-term
Job-status: Full-time
Job starting date:1. 7. 2022
Application deadline: 28. 2. 2021

We announce a selection procedure of institutional directors for a new five-year term of office starting on 1 July 2022. We are looking for directors of the following institutes:


  • Conceptual, organisational, economic and personnel support of scientific research and other activities in the relevant scientific field
  • Evaluating scientific work and assessing the performance of subordinate staff
  • Ensuring the management of financial resources under the approved budget
  • Announcing vacancies for positions in scientific institutes
  • Setting salaries, job descriptions, job classifications of the employees of scientific institutes following the internal regulations of the BC


Min. education level: PhD
Field of education: Natural Sciences, especially Biological Sciences

  • Have you fulfilled legal conditions based on § 17, par. 4) - 6) of Act No. 341/2005 Coll., on the Public Research Institutions?
  • Are you a holder of a University degree in the field of natural sciences, especially biological sciences?
  • Do you have a scientific or scientific-pedagogical qualification?
  • Have you achieved significant results in your scientific career?
  • Do you have organisational skills and experience?
  • Can you maintain your moral integrity?
  • Your knowledge of the English language is on an excellent level? (the Czech language is not mandatory).

Do you relate to these points and see yourself responsibly shaping the future of a chosen institute?
Great, we are looking for you!


  • 1 extra week of holiday, i.e. 5 weeks of paid holiday per year in total
  • Subsidized lunches in our canteen
  • Benefits from Social fund
  • Free Czech language classes for foreigners
  • Concessionary mobile tariff at the contractual operator
  • Concessionary banking services at the contractual bank
  • Working in a stable, prestigious research institution of international importance
  • Support of leisure time activities
  • Friendly international working environment

Send us the following documents:

  1. Curriculum vitae in English
  2. Evidence of formal qualifications
  3. An overview of previous experience
  4. List of publications
  5. Outline of the scientific and management concept
  6. Cover letter

Please, in the cover letter, write a subject mentioning the institute to which you are applying.

You may send them either via this "REPLY FORM" below or via post to the address:

Biology Centre CAS
Branišovská 31
370 05 České Budějovice
Czech Republic