Academic staff member – Assistant Professor, Department of Engineering

Mendel University in Brno announces a selection procedure for the position of:

Assistant Professor for the Department of Engineering

Research field: forestry, forest ingeneering, harvest technologies

What will you do?

  • leading of exercises, seminars, excursions and presentations
  • preparation and evaluation of student's works, tests, oral examination
  • supervision end revision of seminar and final works of students (bachelor, diploma theses)
  • expert, assessment and other creative activities
  • research under basic as well as applied projects
  • publication of research results in scientific journals
  • active participation in conferences and professional seminars

What do we require from you?

  • completed higher education at Ph.D. level
  • knowledge of Czech and English language at the level required for teaching, ability to publish in English
  • driving licence (A and B), we welcome other groups as well
  • completed course for working with JMP
  • knowledge of harvester technologies
  • experience in project management
  • ability to develop and innovate research processes
  • experience with the presentation of research results and their publication in leading impact journals of the given field

What else do we appreciate?

  • the ability to give lectures, conduct seminars and effectively transfer the acquired knowledge to students
    experience in guiding undergraduate and postgraduate students in scientific work for the development of theses
  • we welcome experience in leading a small team of colleagues
  • orientation in the university environment

What can we offer you?

  • 8 weeks holiday
  • very diverse and interesting academic and scientific research environment
  • the possibility of professional growth and development, training and courses
  • meal allowance (Edenred Restaurant Card/Canteen)
  • discounted MultiSport Card
  • employer's contribution to pension or life allowance insurance after 3 years of employment
  • advantages of the university environment, such as sports courses of the Center for Sports Activities, Counseling and Professional Center, libraries (these activities are mostly free)
  • ITIC card with which you will have various discounts
  • university kindergarten, summer suburban camps for employees' children
  • work in an institution that has received the HR Excellence in Research Award from the European Commission

Expected start: September 2022, fixed-term employment for 1 year

Job status: 0,5

Place of work: Brno

Are you interested in the position and would you like to become a member of the team?

Send an electronic application to the Department of Human Resource Management of Mendel University in Brno by August 18th, 2022, supported by:

  • professional CV
  • cover letter
  • list of publications
  • overview of academic teaching
  • documents on completion of professional courses

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