Researcher for Department of Mongolian, Korean and Vietnamese Studies

Brno, Czech Republic
20 Feb 2023
End of advertisement period
20 Mar 2023
Contract Type
Full Time

Department: Department of Mongolian, Korean and Vietnamese Studies – Faculty of Arts
Deadline: 20 Mar 2023
Start date: July 1, 2023
Job type: full-time
Job field: Science and research

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


Department:  Department of Mongolian, Korean and Vietnamese Studies, Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University

Position: Researcher

Working time: 1,0

Start date: July 1, 2023

Application deadline: March 20, 2023

Candidate requirements:

  • Ph.D. in ethnology
  • native speaker of Mongolian is an advantage
  • active knowledge of Classical Mongolian script
  • knowledge of English proved by own publications
  • more years of stay at academic institution(s) in Europe/USA
  • at least 2 years of work at academic institution(s) in Mongolia
  • active contacts with academic institutions in Mongolia
  • 5 years of experience with fieldwork and research of oral sources
  • ability of independent managing of own fieldwork
  • longterm focus on particular area of Mongolia
  • expercience with archive research in Mongolia
  • experience with a position of head/vice-head/manager at any academic institution is an advantage
  • at least 2 published monographs

General duties:

  • independent academic research in the Czech Republic and ability to relocate to Czech Republic
  • regular fieldwork and research of oral history in Mongolia
  • individual and collective publication activities
  • presentation of research at international conferences
  • other activities according to the needs of project and workplace

Information about the Department of Vietnamese Studies can be found at:

Attachments to the application:

  • motivation letter
  • structured CV with an overview of previous work experience (employment, participation in academic projects, publications, other)
  • qualification documentation

How to apply...?

Application with all required documents should be sent by e-application available below. Electronic application deadline is: March 20, 2023.