Job Opportunities

Assistant Professor with a focus on mathematics

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The Dean of the Faculty of Science of the University of Ostrava announces a job vacancy at the Department of Mathematics

  • Assistant Professor with a focus on mathematics

Type of systemized position

  • Assistant Professor

Expected Start Date

  • March 1st, 2023 (or by agreement)

Estimated Amount of Work

  • 100 % (or by agreement)

Contract of Employment

  • fixed-term contract (maximum 3 years)

Wage Conditions

  • according to the Internal Wage Regulations of UO

Qualification and other Requirements

  • Ph.D. degree in mathematics or related field of education (or a Ph.D. student with the aim to complete Ph.D. studies until one year – it is necessary to submit the opinion of the chairman of the subject area board on the phase of study)
  • ability to teach in Czech (Czech language – level B2), or the ability to reach the declared level within 1 year after starting work
  • publication activities in the field of mathematics
  • EU research level: R2 - Recognized
  • English language competency B2 or higher

Job description

  • teaching subjects focused on mathematics (seminars and tutorials), especially subjects from the field of statistics, numeral mathematics, work with mathematical software and basic mathematical courses
  • scientific activity in the field of mathematics
  • cooperation in supervising and opposing bachelor's and diploma's theses
  • activities (organizational and pedagogical) related to and arising from the positions of assistant professor

List of Documents required from the Applicant

Date, Method, Form, and Place for the Delivery of the Application and Required Documents from the Applicant

All the documents required are to be sent to by February 15th, 2023.

The first round of the selection procedure will take place without the personal presence of the applicants by the assessment of the submitted materials by the selection committee.

The Dean of the Faculty of Science reserves the right to invite only selected candidates to a personal meeting and also the right to select no candidate. The Dean of the Faculty of Science is also entitled to cancel or repeat the selection procedure.

The selection procedure will be conducted in Czech or English.


University of Ostrava
Faculty of Science
HR department
Ing. Linda Křívová
Chittussiho 10
710 00 Ostrava – Slezská Ostrava

Phone: 553 46 2121