Assistant Professor in Film Studies and Audiovisual Culture

Brno, Czech Republic
26 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
31 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Department Department of Film Studies and Audiovisual Culture – Faculty of Arts

Deadline 31 Dec 2018

Start date 1 Feb 2019

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

What is expected:

  • Master’s degree in the field of film theory and history, television or audiovisual culture
  • Completed doctoral education (Ph.D.) in given field
  • University teaching practice in a minimum of six semesters
  • Experience with supervision of at least ten final papers
  • At least eight professional publication or conference outputs, at least two of which are in a foreign language or on the international scene; also, instead of four outputs, a published monograph can be submitted
  • Knowledge of English at least at the C1 level

Job description:

  • Lectures and seminars on the history and present of both Czech and world cinema
  • Supervising final papers
  • Contacts with foreign countries
  • Taking care of agenda of visiting professors
  • Foreign grant agenda                                                                 

What is offered:

  • employment in a prestigious academic institution
  • environment encouraging information sharing and personal development
  • opportunities of career growth and professional development
  • high quality work environment with high standard equipment
  • unique university culture and friendly atmosphere
  • employee’s benefits (meal vouchers, pension insurance contribution)
  • regular income and stability

For information on the Department of Film Studies and Audiovisual Culture, please visit:

Attachments to the application:

  • a cover letter
  • copies of documents relating to candidate’s education
  • a structured curriculum vitae plus a summary of previous practical experience
  • a list of published works                                                             

Application with all required documents should be sent by e-application available below. Electronic application deadline is: December 31, 2018.