Postdoctoral Researcher in Discrete Mathematics and in Discrete Algorithms

Brno, Czech Republic
08 Nov 2019
End of advertisement period
15 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Department of Computer ScienceFaculty of Informatics

Deadline 15 Nov 2019

Start date By mutual agreement.

Two postdoctoral positions under the supervision of Daniel Kral are available at the Faculty of Informatics, Masaryk University, in Brno, Czech Republic. The positions are funded by the ERC grant LADIST and additional university funding. All candidates working in discrete mathematics and discrete algorithms are welcome to apply.

The starting date is flexible, preferably in the second half of the year 2020. However, both the length and exact starting date of each position can be negotiated. The annual salary starts at approx. 25,000 EUR and additional funds for travel and other research expenses are available for each of the positions.

Deadline for applications: November 15, 2019


Candidates are expected to have a PhD in Computer Science or Mathematics at the start of their position and a strong research record in discrete mathematics and/or discrete algorithms. For one of the positions, we are seeking candidates with good programming skills and/or research interests in the area of fixed-parameter tractability.


Applications must be submitted electronically at the www address below. The applicants should provide the following documents with their application:

  • CV including a list of publications,  
  • a scanned copy of the PhD diploma or a letter from the PhD supervisor confirming the expected date of the PhD defence, and  
  • names of two referees who will be contacted to provide letters of reference in case the application is shortlisted.

Submission of applications: