|Location:||Brno - Czechia|
|Placed On:||22nd August 2020|
|Expires:||20th October 2020|
The Dean of the Faculty of Informatics, Masaryk University, invites applications for the positions of Heads of the following departments:
October 31, 2020
Employment start date:
June or September 2021
Length of the contract:
Department Heads oversee the implementation of strategic policies and work towards the advancement of their departments and members. In the area of department (and related) administration, the head of the department is primarily responsible for
In the field of teaching administration, the head of the department:
As with any member of the FI academic community, the head of the department is expected to:
For more information on the departments, their members, publications and teaching activities see: http://www.muni.cz/fi/general/structure?lang=en
Candidates should demonstrate leadership skills and experience, especially in situations requiring a collaborative leadership style; analytical, communication, and presentation capabilities as well as capabilities in project, people, and time management. Candidates are expected to be active researchers with preference in the corresponding department’s focus areas; and to have Ph.D. in Informatics or related discipline. Habilitation (“venia docendi” or equivalent) or quick progress for this qualification degree is expected. Some familiarity with the Czech academic environment is welcome.
Department Heads report to the Dean of the Faculty of Informatics. The position is a 36-month administrative faculty appointment in addition to the standard academic duties. There is the possibility of tenure after initial appointment given appropriate credentials.
To apply, complete an application at the university job e-Application system at https://www.muni.cz/en/about-us/careers/vacancies/56293 and attach a cover letter explaining your interest in the position; curriculum vitae including a summary of work experience, publication activities and involvement in research grants; Ph.D. degree documents; and names and contacts of three professional referees.
Any queries re. the application submission and the selection process shall be sent to email@example.com. Queries re. the positions as such should be directed to the Selection Committee Chair, prof. Vashek Matyáš (firstname.lastname@example.org).
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