Job Offer: Department of Social Work

Č.j.: UKFF/469922/2020

Department of Social Work

Job title: academic worker – associate professor degree
Field and specialization: methods and theories of social work, research methods
Expected salary/job rank: AP3 level
Full-time position: 1,0 (40 hours per week)

Job description:

  • teaching subjects on methods and theories of social work, research methods, teaching elective courses depending on the field of candidate´s specialization
  • supervision of BA/MA students’ theses
  • supervision of PhD students, other organisational work on the PhD study programme
  • preparation of the department journal
  • conducting independent research programme within the applicant’s areas of expertise
  • participation on other department´s agendas

Job requirements:

  • finalised habilitation procedure in social work study programme or an application for a habilitation procedure
  • former teaching and research experience in the above mentioned expertise
  • ability to teach in English
  • adequate publication record in the field of specialization
  • experience in research projects and grants
  • organizational and communication skills

Expected starting date: April 1, 2020
Application deadline: February 19, 2020

Complete applications will include the following:

  • application form
  • structured CV including professional experience
  • summary of expert, teaching and publication activities
  • copies of educational documents (translated into Czech, if applicable)


Submitting the application:

  • Submission by mail or in person:
    The application with all its attachments can be sent by mail or delivered in person to the following address:
    Zuzana Pálková, 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 address

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.