Academic Researcher Position At The Department Of Surface And Plasma Science

Universities and Institutes of Czech

Czech Republic

November 8, 2021


  • Organisation/Company: Charles University
  • Research Field: Physics
  • Researcher Profile: First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • Application Deadline: 08/11/2021 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • Location: Czech Republic › Prague
  • Type Of Contract: Temporary
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Hours Per Week: 40
  • Offer Starting Date: 01/01/2022
  • Reference Number: 202111-VP2-KFPP
  • In accordance with the Competitive Hiring Process Code

    of Charles University the Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics of Charles University announces opening of academic positions with submission deadline 08.11.2021

    Academic Researcher position at the Department of Surface and Plasma Science specializing in the physics of plasmas with a focus on space physics

    ID of the position: 202111-VP2-KFPP

    Qualification requirements: A Ph.D. degree (or equivalent) in the physics of plasmas (or similar) is required. Furthermore, we require the practical experience of the candidate with the processing of data from the satellite instruments, and the practice of designing and constructing them is also welcome. The candidate should be able to work independently in an experimental study of plasma processes in the heliosphere and the interaction of the solar wind with solar system objects. It is believed that the candidate has already published his research in this area in peer-reviewed journals. The successful candidate should have experience in cooperating with foreign scientific institutes and the ability to combine student teaching and scientific work. The candidate must be able to lead lectures or exercises and conduct student qualification work. Activity in raising grant funds is also expected.

    Expected starting date is January 1, 2022, and it is negotiable.


    All applicants are required to have a Ph.D. (or equivalent) in the relevant field, professional practice in the given field, positive attitude towards pedagogical activities, ability to integrate scientific activities, teaching and supervision of student work (for associate professors and professors, including training of doctoral students), permanent publishing activity in the given field in impacted periodicals or in periodicals equivalent and recognized in the given field, as well as experience from stays at foreign workplaces.

    In the case of the position of associate professor, a habilitation in the relevant field or the achievement of a comparable position at an internationally recognized foreign workplace is required.

    In the case of a professor position, the appointment of a professor in the relevant field or the achievement of a comparable position at an internationally recognized foreign institution is required and significant publication activity, a clear role on an international scale and the ability to coordinate the work of an expert group are expected.

    The application accompanied by

  • a curriculum vitae,
  • proofs of education and awarding of academic titles,
  • a description of teaching and research experience,
  • a list of publications,
  • a list of conference contributions in a relevant filed
  • citation report, and
  • a motivation letter including a research statement and teaching expectations
  • should be sent by e-mail to latest by 08.11.2021 The subject of this e-mail should contain the ID of the position.

    The applicant must also arrange for two letters of recommendation to be sent as well to The subjects of these e-mails should contain the ID of the position.

    Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview. In well-justified cases, the interview can be held remotely. The shortlisted candidates may also be invited to give a public lecture.

    Contact Information
  • Organisation/Company: Charles University
  • Department: Department of Human Resources
  • Organisation Type: Higher Education Institute
  • Website: https: // www.
  • Country: Czech Republic
  • City: Prague 2
  • Postal Code: 12116
  • Street: Ke Karlovu 3
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