Director Of The Institute Of Plant Molecular Biology

Universities and Institutes of Czech

Czech Republic

February 28, 2022


  • Organisation/Company: Biology Centre CAS, Institute of Plant Molecular Biology
  • Research Field: Biological sciences › Biology
  • Researcher Profile: Leading Researcher (R4)
  • Application Deadline: 28/02/2022 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • Location: Czech Republic › Ceske Budejovice
  • Type Of Contract: Temporary
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Hours Per Week: 40
  • Offer Starting Date: 01/07/2022
  • We announce a selection process for a Director of the Institute of Plant Molecular Biology (IPMB) for a new five-year term beginning July 1, 2022.

    The IPMB is one of the five institutes of the Biology Centre of the Czech Academy of Sciences (BC), the fourth largest branch of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic.

    Job Description:

    Workplace: Biology Centre CAS

    Employment relationship: Employment contract

    Type of employment: Management and research

    Duration: five years (with the possibility of extension)

    Status of the position: Full-time

    Start date: July 1, 2022

    Application deadline: February 28, 2022


    • Conceptual, organisational, economic and personnel supervision of scientific research and other activities in the respective scientific area

    • Evaluating the scientific work and assessing the performance of subordinate employees

    • Ensuring the management of financial resources within the approved budget

    • Advertisement of vacant positions in the institute

    • Determining salaries, job descriptions and job classifications for the Institute's staff in accordance with the BC Rules


    • Active participation in research either as

    • a member of an existing research group

    • or as a leader of a new research group (this applies to external applicants; the terms and conditions for establishing a new group will be negotiated at the interview)


    ● A total of five weeks of paid holiday per year in total.

    ● Work in a stable, prestigious research institution of international importance

    ● Subsidised lunch in our canteen.

    ● Benefits from the social fund.

    ● Free Czech language lessons for foreigners.

    ● Discounted mobile phone rate with the contract operator

    ● Discounted banking services at the contract bank

    ● Support of leisure time activities

    ● Friendly international working environment

    Selection process


    Send us the following documents:

    1. Curriculum vitae in English

    2. Formal qualification certificates

    3. An overview of your previous experience

    4. List of publications

    5. Outline of the scientific and management concept

    6. Cover letter

    Please mention in your cover letter that you are applying for the position of Director of the Institute of Plant Molecular Biology.

    You can reply either via this link or by post to the following address:

    Biology Centre CAS


    Branišovská 31

    370 05 České Budějovice

    Czech republic

    Web site for additional job details

    https: //

    Required Research Experiences
  • Biological sciences › Biology

  • More than 10

    Offer Requirements
  • Biological sciences: PhD or equivalent

  • ENGLISH: Excellent


    • Fulfilment of legal requirements according to § 17, par. 4) - 6) of Act No. 341/2005 Coll. on Public Research Institutes.

    • Scientific or scientific-pedagogical qualification

    • Significant achievements in the scientific career

    • Organisational skills and experience

    • Moral integrity

    Contact Information
  • Organisation/Company: Biology Centre CAS, Institute of Plant Molecular Biology
  • Organisation Type: Public Research Institution
  • Website: https: // www. https: // www. https: //
  • E-Mail:
  • Country: Czech Republic
  • City: Ceske Budejovice
  • Postal Code: 37005
  • Street: Branisovska 31
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