Head Of The Department Of Finance And Accounting

Universities and Institutes of Czech
November 30, 2023
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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Contract Type:fixed term until 30
Working Time:Full time
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2 Nov 2023

Job Information


Mendelu university in Brno

Research Field

Economics » Financial science

Researcher Profile

Established Researcher (R3)


Czech Republic

Application Deadline

30 Nov 2023 - 23:00 (UTC)

Type of Contract


Job Status


Offer Starting Date

1 Jan 2024

Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

Not funded by an EU programme

Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?


Offer Description

Academic Staff Member - Head of the Department of Finance and Accounting

Research field: taxation, public finance, corporate finance, investment management, banking and insurance

We are a modern university, teaching and researching agriculture, forestry, economic and technical disciplines in regional and international contexts. Since 2018, we have been the holder of the HR Excellence in Research Award for improving employee care, awarded to us as the first Czech university by the European Commission.

At the Faculty of Business and Economics, we focus on modern business economics, corporate finance, marketing and management sciences. You can become part of our faculty and build your own team.

The Department of Business Economics specializes in business process management, corporate finance, agricultural economics, environmental economics and policy, and bioeconomics.

More at: uf.pef.mendelu.cz

What will be your job duties?

  • planning, organising and supervising all aspects of the department's activities
  • managing the department's budget and resources
  • managing the academic and research staff and the department's staff, evaluating them on a regular basis
  • teaching and research activities in the fields of accounting, taxation, corporate finance, public finance, investment management, banking and insurance
  • ensuring the high quality of teaching and student guidance
  • supporting research activities and obtaining grants for the department
  • cooperation with other departments
  • What are our requirements?

  • university degree - at least Ph.D. in the in economics, taxation, accounting, corporate finance, public finance, financial markets or a related field; associate professor or professor preferred
  • excellent active knowledge of Czech, knowledge of English for teaching and publishing
  • demonstrable research activities in business economics, corporate finance, bioeconomics or related fields
  • experience in publishing in IF journals and experience in managing domestic and international research projects
  • ability to understand labour law and economic rules governing HEIs
  • organisational, managerial and communication skills
  • aptitude for team and independent work
  • personal and professional aptitude for teaching
  • willingness to work on personal development and qualification growth
  • What else do we appreciate (what is an advantage)?

  • experience in senior positions and roles in academia
  • What can we offer you?

  • pleasant environment on the university campus
  • Welcome Office assistance
  • 8 weeks of holiday
  • support for work-life balance
  • food allowance (Meal vouchers/Canteen)
  • discounted MultiSport card
  • ITIC card with which you can benefit from various discounts
  • the opportunity to enjoy the benefits of the university environment, such as sports courses at the Sports Activities Centre, the Counselling and Careers Centre, recreation centres, libraries and the purchase of university products
  • university kindergarten, summer day camps for children of employees
  • employer contribution to a pension or life insurance after 3 years of employment
  • Job status: 1,0 (40 hours per week)

    Expected start : January 2024

    Employment contract: for a fixed term until 30 June 2027 at the latest (to be specified)

    Place of work: Brno

    Are you interested in the position and would you like to become a member of the Faculty of Business and Economics?

    Send us your electronic application to [email protected] with the chosen job position in the subject of the e-mail by 1 December 2023 supported by:

  • professional CV
  • cover letter
  • concept of development of the Department of Finance and Accounting in the personnel, educational and scientific research areas
  • list of the 5 most important results of creative activity in the last 5 years
  • overview of the most important projects carried out
  • How does the recruitment process look like at our university? Find out on orlz.mendelu.cz/en/selection-procedure

    Find out what makes #BRNOREGION the perfect place to live (brnoregion.com/en/).

    We look forward to meeting you!

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    Mendelu university in Brno


    Czech Republic
    Where to apply


    [email protected]


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