MASARYK UNIVERSITY

Assistant Professor for Department of English and American Studies

Location
Brno, Czech Republic
Posted
Aug 11, 2020
End of advertisement period
Aug 19, 2020
Ref
56993
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Department Department of English and American Studies – Faculty of Arts
Deadline 19 Aug 2020
Start date 1 October 2020

Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University announces an open competition for the position

 Assistant professor   

Job description:

  • Teaching and development of selected courses in the newly accredited study program Upper Secondary School Teacher Education in English Language and Literature (information about the program is available from https://english.phil.muni.cz/studies/master-studies)
  • Supervision of diploma theses focusing on EFL teaching/didactics
  • Scientific, research and publishing activities in the field of English language didactics, English language teachers education or applied linguistics with a focus on English language teaching

Requirements for applicants:

  • Ph.D. degree in didactics, education or linguistics
  • Knowledge of English (level C2 according to SERRJ)
  • Professional focus on English language didactics, English language teacher education or applied linguistics with emphasis on English language teaching
  • Publishing activities, especially articles in recognized peer-reviewed journals
  • Prerequisites for cooperation within the didactic section of the department and for the development of the study program
  • Potential for the development of research activities relevant to the study program Upper Secondary School Teacher Education in English Language and Literature
  • Knowledge of the Czech education system and related aspects of professional preparation of upper-secondary school teachers
  • Relevant teaching experience at university or upper-secondary school levels is welcome
  • Previous experience with research or development grants is welcome

Attachments to the application:

  • Cover letter in English
  • Structured curriculum vitae (including an overview of previous work experience, stays abroad)
  • Overview of professional activities (including projects, publishing activities, presentations at conferences)
  • Overview of teaching activities (including courses taught, supervised theses)
  • Proof of education and qualifications

More information about the Departmenof English and American Studies at:

https://anglistika.phil.muni.cz

How to apply?

Please, send applications with all above mentioned attachments (cover letter, structured professional CV, an overview of professional and teaching activities, proof of education and qualifications) to the Human Resources Department of the Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University, A. Nováka 1, 602 00 Brno, by 19 August 2020 in the form of an e-application (see below).