Lector in Programming and in Foundations of Computer Science

Brno, Czech Republic
02 Apr 2020
End of advertisement period
31 May 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Department: Faculty of Informatics
Deadline: 31 May 2020
Start date: September 1, 2020

The Dean of the Faculty of Informatics of Masaryk University invites applications for a position of "Lector in Programming and in Foundations of Computer Science".

Job Description Keypoints

  • Tutoring of programming and programming skills in various programming languages and paradigms at Bachelor and Master degree levels
  • Tutoring introductory courses on theoretical foundations of Computer Science at Bachelor level
  • Preparing, running and coordinating hands-on seminars as part of the teaching duties
  • Supervision of Bachelor and Master theses
  • Development and support of a homework assignment submission and auto-grading system
  • Taking part in preparation, realization, and evaluation of exams
  • Continuous improvement of personal teaching skill

The successful candidate must have

  • a Master Degree in Computer Science, Informatics, or related discipline;
  • a passion for problem-solving and a desire for continuous improvement in teaching skills;
  • a programming experience, preferably in several programming languages  and paradigms;
  • existing experience with the teaching of programming skills or   programming languages;
  • an ability to work well as a team member or leader;
  • fluent Czech or Slovak language skills.

Other information

  • The monthly salary is 49 000 CZK

Applicants should submit

  • CV;
  • degree documents;
  • summary of work experience, publication and teaching activities and involvement in research grants;
  • cover letter explaining your interest in the position;
  • title and abstract of a lecture that can be presented as a part of the application process;
  • names and contacts of three professional and language referees.

Applications should be submitted through the university job application system at