Entrusted by the Rector of the Silesian University in Opava, the director of the Mathematics Institute in Opava invites applications for one postdoctoral position in the Mathematics Institute. Qualifications: The applicant should receive his/her Ph.D. no longer than 48 months before September 1, 2021. (The time spent on maternal/parental leave, military service or long-term illness is not counted into this 48-month period.) The applicant should have at least one year’s experience from a research or academic institution different from the Silesian University in Opava, preferably abroad. Track record of productive research (publications in reputable international journals, preferably including some without co-authors). Candidates must demonstrate strong promise of integration into research activities of the institute. Fluency in English, both written and spoken, is required. Job description: The main duty of the successful candidate will be research. Teaching approximately 6 hours/week is also expected. The successful candidate will be offered competitive salary with standard benefits. Start date: The position is to be taken up on a mutually agreed date between September 1, 2021, and January 1, 2022, for the duration of up to 36 months. Inquiries about the position can be addressed to: Jirina Bohmova, Mathematics Institute in Opava, Na Rybnicku 1, 746 01 Opava, Czech Republic, email: Jirina.Bohmova@math.slu.cz .
A complete application must include curriculum vitae, list of publications, list of active participations at conferences including the titles of contributions, list of citations, and a research statement. These documents must be submitted to the email below no later than on July 15, 2021. The applicant should also arrange for at least two letters of recommendation, of which at most one can be from the Silesian University in Opava, to be sent directly to the email below, again no later than on July 15, 2021. Successful candidates will be notified no later than on August 10, 2021. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest. Applications and recommendation letters should be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org .