Director of the Department of Anthropology

Brno (CZ)
13 Feb 2018
End of advertisement period
23 Feb 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Sociology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Director of the Department of Anthropology 

Department   Department of Anthropology – Faculty of Science 
Deadline    23 Feb 2018
Start date   01.04.2018  

The Dean of the Faculty of Science of the Masaryk University is seeking a faculty member to direct the Department of Anthropology. 

Position description: 

  • Responsibility for coordination of teaching activities on the BSc, MSc a PhD levels. 
  • Responsibility for scientific coordination of research projects and laboratories active in the Department. 
  • Cooperation with other Czech Institutions in research and education. 
  • Responsibility for financial sustainability of the Department and the related coordination of the preparation of major framework projects. 


  • Professor or associate professor (or equivalent) in the field of biology or anthropology, 
  • Pedagogical experience (systematic lecture activity, supervision of MSc and PhD students at a Czech or foreign university), 
  • Outstanding publication record, 
  • Experience in leading research teams, 
  • Good knowledge of English 

Written applications including CV, evidence of completed education, List of publications and a Concept of future development of the Department should be sent before 23.02. 2018, to the Personnel Department, Faculty of Science of Masaryk University, Kotlářská 2, 611 37 Brno (or to