Assistant Professor at the Department of Psychology

Brno, Czech Republic
Friday, 26 March 2021
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 25 April 2021
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Department Department of Psychology – Faculty of Social Studies
Deadline 25 Apr 2021
Start date 1 June 2021 or by agreement



THE DEAN OF THE FACULTY OF SOCIAL STUDIES INVITES APPLICATIONS for the position of Assistant Professor at the Department of Psychology

Extent: 0.5 FTE (FTE is 40 hours a week)

Expected start: June 1, 2021 or by agreement

Application deadline: April 25, 2021

The position includes: 

  • Participation on research projects focused on psychotherapy research, participation in teaching psychotherapy and health psychology;
  • teaching in B.A. and M.A. psychology programs and supervision of the B.A. and M.A. theses;
  • independent research;
  • participation in all departmental activities.

Required qualifications and competencies:

  • Ph.D. from psychology;
  • research and publishing activities in the field of psychotherapy / health psychology;
  • expertise in qualitative research (grounded theory method);
  • writing academic texts in English;
  • ability to speak and write fluently in English;
  • teaching experience in courses focused on psychotherapy / health psychology;
  • experience with the administration of study stays abroad and with editorial work in journal are an advantage.

We offer:

  • resources of a successful educational and research institution;
  • friendly and supportive environment of a small, research-oriented psychology department;
  • career advancement.

Application attachments:

  • CV including a summary of teaching and research experience, publication activity, involvement in research grants, etc.;
  • a scanned copy of the PhD diploma;
  • a cover letter explaining the applicant’s interest in working at the open position and the applicant’s concept of the research and teaching on the open position (max 1-2p.);
  • one references letter.

Send applications, including all required documents, in the form of an e-application by April 25, 2021.

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