entral European Research Institute (CEITEC, www.ceitec.eu) is a modern interdisciplinary research institute in the areas of life and material sciences.
The institute is equipped with state of the art infrastructure and promotes collaboration among scientists from diverse background (chemistry, biology, physics, medicine, and engineering).
Our institute values diversity and promotes an inclusive working environment with the aim to support the best scientists.
We are offering the opportunity for young researchers to join CEITEC MU as Junior Group Leader to develop an independent research program in areas of structural biology, plant sciences, molecular medicine or neurosciences.
Appointment will only be available for candidate being awarded an ERC Grant. Candidates are expected either to hold an ERC Grant at the moment of application, or present a strong proposal for an ERC Grant to be submitted under a hosting letter from CEITEC MU.
Prospective candidates should fulfill the following criteria :
International research experience
The outstanding subject competence and proven track record of high-quality scientific productivity as judged by publications in high impact peer-reviewed journals
Organizational skills and leadership capabilities
Excellent communication skills and ability to collaborate with multiple research teams
Ability to explore CEITEC core facilities advantages
Research program aligned with the CEITEC infrastructure and core facilities (https : / / www.ceitec.eu / core-facilities / ) will be taken in consideration
Motivated person with collaborative mind set
Willingness to engage in the life of academic community
We offer :
Background of a recognized and successful institution with supportive and international working environment
Academic staff position within Masaryk University
Environment promoting interdisciplinarity and intersectorality of research
In house core facilities
Support of administrative departments (including grant office service)
Support with the relocation process (welcome office service)
8 weeks of paid holiday