Assistant Professor for the Department of Wood Science and Wood Processing Technology

Updated: 5 months ago
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 03 Jun 2023

5 May 2023
Job Information

Mendel University
Research Field

Agricultural sciences » Forest sciences
Researcher Profile

Recognised Researcher (R2)

Czech Republic
Application Deadline

3 Jun 2023 - 22:00 (UTC)
Type of Contract

Job Status

Offer Starting Date

1 Sep 2023
Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

Not funded by an EU programme
Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?


Offer Description

Mendel University in Brno announces a selection procedure for the position of academic staff member :

Assistant Professor for the Department of Wood Science and Wood Processing Technology

In its academic and scientific activities, the institute has been devoted to the study of the properties of wood, wood-based materials, wood processing technologies and the construction of wooden buildings.

Research field: Wooden construction and materials

What will you do?

  • teaching seminars and selected lectures for the subjects in study program Wood house construction
  • participation in projects both in the form of their submission and solution
  • publication of results in IF journals
  • active participation in conferences
  • self-education

What do we require from you?

  • master degree in the field of civil engineering or wood house construction and completed PhD study or even higher
  • experience with scientific research activities lasting for min. 3 years in the field of building materials, wood and wooden constructions
  • advanced knowledge of both Czech and English language to teach in both languages

Required research experience: at least 3 years of research experience

What else do we appreciate?

  • knowledge of software for building construction

What can we offer you?

  • very diverse and interesting academic and scientific research environment
  • 8 weeks of vacation
  • regular education acivities, attendence at conferences and seminars, etc.
  • pleasant working environment at the university campus
  • support of work-life balance
  • benefits of the university environment, such as sports courses at the Sports Activities Centre, the Counselling and Careers Centre or the library
  • meal allowance (Edenred Card/Canteen)
  • discounted MultiSport card
  • ITIC card
  • University kindergarten, summer suburban camps for children of employees
  • work in an institution that has been awarded the HR Excellence in Research Award by the European Commission

Expected start: September 2023, fixed-term employment contract for 2 years with the possibility of extension

Job status: 1

Number of vacancies: 2

Place of work: Brno

Are you interested in the position and would you like to become a member of the team?

Send us your electronic application to with the chosen job position in the subject of the e-mail by 4 June 2023 supported by:

  • professional CV
  • cover letter
  • list of publications

How does the selection procedure work for us?

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Mendel University
Czech Republic

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