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In accordance with the The Competitive Hiring Process Code of Charles University, the Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics of Charles University announces opening of following positions with submission deadline January 31, 2024

Assistant Professor of Theoretical Computer Science at the Computer Science Institute of Charles University

Academic position
Workplace:Faculty of Mathematics and Physics - School of Computer Science - Informatický ústav UK
Salary Tariff:Assistants at universities, AP2
Expertise:theoretical computer science
Job Offer Code: 202401-AP2-MFF-IUUK-042

We invite applications for a faculty position at the rank of an assistant professor in the area of theoretical computer science. We are looking for candidates that would complement and/or strengthen existing research areas in our institute. Strong candidates from all areas of theoretical computer science will be considered. For further information about our research see http://iuuk.mff.cuni.cz/. Informal inquiries are welcome and may be sent to Robert Samal samal@iuuk.mff.cuni.cz.

A successful candidate is expected to pursue an active research program, teach advanced and introductory classes and possibly supervise undergraduate and graduate students. Candidates are expected to have a proven international research record and significant experience abroad (Ph.D. studies or postdoctoral fellowship). A Ph.D. in computer science or a closely related field is required at the time of starting the contract. The contract duration is three years. Potentially, the position is renewable. This is a tenure-track position, a habilitation (associate professor promotion) and a permanent position is a standard possibility (subject to a separate review process).

In justified cases, e.g., if the applicant completes his doctoral studies in the period between the submission of the application and the date of starting the employment relationship, the applicant must provide proof of the completed doctoral studies before signing the employment contract, but no later than 9 months after the application deadline.

Qualification and Other Requirements:

Ph.D. degree (or equivalent) in a relevant field by the starting date, research and teaching experience in a relevant field, positive attitude towards pedagogical work, ability to integrate research and teaching activities as well as supervising student theses, publication record in impact journals and/or conference proceedings and publication media recognized by the community in the relevant area, experience from foreign academic or research institutions.

Employment Type and Scope:Full time employment, 40 hours per week
Expected Start Date:September 01, 2024 or negotiable
Term contract:3 years
Informal inquiries can be sent to:samal@iuuk.mff.cuni.cz


Please send the application and the required documents in digital form to the e-mail address positions@matfyz.cuni.cz. The job offer code of the position for which the application is being submitted should be indicated in the subject line.


If any recommendation letters are required, the applicant is responsible to ensure that they are sent to the same e-mail address positions@matfyz.cuni.cz. The subjects of these e-mails should also contain the job offer code.


Candidates who progress to the second round of the selection procedure will be invited to an interview. The interview may be conducted by means of information and communication technology if justified, at the request of the candidate. The Committee may invite selected candidates to give a lecture to the academic community of the Faculty.

Application Submission Deadline:January 31, 2024 at 00:00 CET
Documents Required for the Application:
  • motivation letter
  • structured CV
  • proof of education
  • list of publication activity
  • list of citation response
  • list of presentations at scientific conferences in the field
  • two letters of recommendation
Published On: October 30, 2023

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