Assistant/Assistant Professor for Department of English and American Studies

Brno, Czech Republic
20 Nov 2019
End of advertisement period
03 Dec 2019
Contract Type
Part Time

Department Department of English and American Studies – Faculty of Arts

Deadline 3 Dec 2019

Start date 15 February 2020

Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University announces an open competition for the position Assistant or Assistant professor   (part time - 20 hours per week)

Requirements for applicants:

  • Ph.D. in the field of English-language Translation or English Philology, or a plan (specifying time-outline and content) for gaining Ph.D.
  • Experience with translation and / or teaching of translation (preference of candidates focused on translating non-fiction texts)
  • Relevant publications in the field
  • Intention to continuously develop own research and participate in joint research at the department, a prerequisite for qualification growth in the field
  • Ability to work in a team

Job description:

  • Teaching courses in the Master’s Study Programme English-language Translation and translation courses in the Bachelor’s Study Programme English Language and Literature
  • Independent research activity in the field of Translation Studies
  • Participation in the organization of department activities, especially of the English-language Translation Study Programme

More information about the Department of English and American Studies at:

How to apply:

Applications accompanied by a motivation letter, structured CV including an overview of previous work experience, degree certificates, list of publications including translation works and a sample of own translation (including the original) 2-3 standard pages long will be accepted by 3 December 2019 at the Personnel Office, Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University, Arne Nováka 1, 602 00 Brno in a form of e-Application (see below).