The Dean of the Faculty of Arts, University of Ostrava announces a selection procedure (ref. no. OU-86375 / 25-2018) to fill the following vacancies :
2 vacancies for academic staff members - associate professors (docent) or assistant professors with
with a full-time contract at the Department of English and American Studies
the title docent (associate professor) or (with a focus on the modern English language);
research and teaching specialization in the modern English language;
publications in the field of English linguistics during the last 5 years;
potential for further career development (associate professorship);
experience of working on grant-funded projects is welcome;
independent, responsible and creative approach to work;
Wage grade 4 or 3 (as per the University of Ostrava's internal wage regulations).
8 weeks' vacation per year;
5 days' time off for illness per year;
sports activities / facilities for employees.
Working hours :
Full-time (100% of the standard contracted hours) or by agreement.
Expected starting date :
February 2019 or by agreement.
Required documents :
consent to the processing of personal data;
a letter of motivation;
a professional curriculum vitae including an overview of the applicant's previous career experience;
a recommendation from a previous employer, including contact details (e-mail, telephone) for two people who are able to provide references;
copies of certificates of completed education and academic degrees;
a list of the applicant's publications.
The first round of the selection procedure will involve the assessment of the materials sent by applicants. Only selected applicants will be invited to take part in the second round.
The employer reserves the right to cancel the selection procedure or to decide not to accept any of the applications without stating the grounds for this decision.
Applicants for this position should send the required documents to the contact e-mail address below so that they are received no later than 19 December 2018.
Contact : e-mail