Job Offer

Open competition for the position of the Director of the Institute

Institute of Rock Structure and Mechanics of the CAS is accepting applications for the position of Director of the Institute.


The Board of the Institute of Rock Structure and Mechanics of the CAS announces an open competition for the position of the Director of the Institute.

Requirements:
  • - University degree and scientific or scientific-pedagogical qualification in the field of geosciences or materials engineering related to research activities of the IRSM,
  • - Significant results of creative scientific activity,
  • - Experience with organization and management of scientific research, at least five years of experience in a managing position in science,
  • - Language skills,
  • - Fulfilment of legal conditions based on § 17, sect. 4) – 6) of Act No. 341/2005 Coll., on the Public Research Institutions, as amended,
  • - Fulfilment of legal conditions based of Act. No. 451/1991 Coll., which lays down additional requirements for the performance of certain positions (Lustration Act), according to later regulations,
  • - Moral integrity.

Expected term of office: June 1st, 2022 – May 31th, 2027.

The written application with contact information should include (in Czech or in English):
  • - Structured CV,
  • - Evidence of university education and achieved scientific qualification,
  • - Summary of previous experience,
  • - List of main scientific achievements and publications,
  • - Outline of the scientific and management concept, including future development of the Institute,
  • - Excerpt from the Criminal Records not older than three months (a candidate who is not a citizen of the Czech Republic includes a declaration on honour documenting fulfilment of the conditions according to § 17 sect. 4 of Act No. 341/2005 Coll.
  • - Declaration on honour on moral integrity according to § 17 sect. 4 lett. c) of Act No. 341/2005 Coll.

The application including enclosures should be sent in a sealed envelope labelled "Open Competition – Director" to the address of the Board Secretary no later than January 31, 2022.

Institute of Rock Structure and Mechanics of the CAS
V Holešovičkách 94/41
182 09, Prague 8
Czech Republic

During the personal interview, the selected candidates will present their idea of ​​the position they are applying for and the intentions they would like to implement.

Application deadline: 31/01/2022.

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Open competition for the position of the Director of the Institute