Job Offer from 13 December 2019 – Department of East European Studies

Department of East European Studies

Job title: Lecturer
Field and specialization: Ukrainian Studies
Expected pay group: AP2
Half-time position (20 hours per week)

Job description:

  • teaching within the applicant’s specialization, primarily B.A. and M.A. level courses will be expected
  • supervision of students’ projects and theses
  • conducting independent research program within the applicant’s areas of expertise
  • development of projects with external funding, aiming toward strengthening international cooperation
  • Coordination and support of projects with Ukrainian institutions in Western Europe and the United States and with universities in Ukraine

Job requirements:

  • M.A. in the specialization East European Studies, History, Cultural Studies, Political Sciences or related programs with perspective to finish the Ph.D. studies during 2020
  • excellent knowledge of Ukrainian language
  • ability to teach in at least one world language is advantage (English, Russian, French, or German language)
  • adequate publication record in the field of specialization
  • organizational and administrative skills
  • knowledge of Czech language (speaking and writing)

Expected starting date: 1st March 2020
Application deadline: 14.1.2020

Complete applications will include the following:

  • Application form
  • curriculum vitae
  • overview of teaching experience
  • complete list of publications
  • copies of documents that show academic degrees awarded

Submitting the application:

  • Submission by e-mail or in person:
    The application with all its attachments can be sent by e-mail or delivered in person to the following address:
    Hana Holubová, Human Resources Dept., FF UK, nám. Jana Palacha 1/2, 116 38 Praha, Czech Republic
  • Submission by e-mail:
    The application with all its attachments can be sent by e-mail to the following addresshana.holubova@ff.cuni.cz

The original copies of relevant documents will have to be presented during the on-site interview.
Based on the committee’s decision, either all applicants or selected applicants only will be invited to the second round of the competition, i.e. an interview.