Updated: 5 months ago
Deadline: 09 Oct 2019

Dean of the Faculty of Textile Engineering at the Technical University of Liberec

announces public competition for the following position:



reg. NO. CZ.02.2.69/0.0/0.0/16_027/0008493

  • Scientific and research activities: Comfort linked to textile fibrous structure, especially focus on the interface between the clothing layer and the human skin, Research on the comfort of textile for professional protective clothing as well as for car seats, The research will also include the application of smart garments to achieve optimal temperature and moisture through sandwich structure of clothing.

Required competence and expertise:

  • Publications in above mentioned science activity
  • Knowledge and expertise in the comfort field and transport phenomena in sandwich textile structures.
  • Independence and responsibility
  • Advanced English language mastery

Required education:

  • Complete university studies – specialisation of comfort of textile structures
  • PhD. or equivalent – max. 7 years after the PhD. studies completion

Required criteria:

  • An applicant must be a researcher from abroad, which means that in the last 3 years s/he worked minimally 2 complete years outside of the Czech Republic as a researcher with a minimum working load 0.5, or was a student in a PhD. programme or its equivalent; Czech citizens are not excluded

Employment relationship:

  • Working load 100 %
  • The length of work contract is 6 months.

Date of commencement of employment:

  • January 2020 the latest, or by agreement


  • Wage rate C3 (R3) is based on TUL internal salary regulation

Working conditions and wage classification are governed by the Conditions of Employment, Internal Salary Regulation of the Technical University of Liberec, the Labour Code and the Regulations on Competitive Selection Procedures for Filling Academic Positions of the Technical University of Liberec.

  • Interesting, varied and responsible work
  • Flexible working hours
  • University canteen
  • Child care, babysitting
  • Accommodation in university lodging facilities

The application form must be accompanied with the following documents either in Czech or English:

  • Officially certified copy of a PhD. diploma
  • Structured CV following the Europass template
  • Motivation letter of maximum two A4 pages describing aims for the research and innovation stay at the Technical University of Liberec
  • Proof of publication activity – in the last 3 years minimally 2 publications. Required publications include professional contributions listed in the databases: Thomson Reuters Web of Science, Scopus or ERIH PLUS, and simultaneously belong to the categories of ”article“, ”book“, ”book chapter“, ”letter“ and ”review“.
  • Certificate confirming the knowledge of either Czech or English – level B1 or higher
  • In the first round of the selection procedure, the appointed committee will evaluate the presented documents. Subsequently, the committee will evaluate the required criteria completion and the aims for the work stay as presented in the submitted documents. All applicants will be notified about the decision not later than 40 working days from the end of the selection process.

    The application with the above mentioned documents is to be sent not later than 9.10.2019 by e-mail or regular mail to the address below:

    Technical University of Liberec

    Personnel Department

    Studentská 1402/2

    461 17 Liberec 1

    Contact person: Ing. Alena Šírková, Head of Personnel Department


    The above mentioned position was announced on 9. 9.2019 on the official board of the Technical University of Liberec ( ), on the employment portal of the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs ( ) and on the portal EURAXESS: ( ).

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