07 Jul 2024

Czech Republic

University Department of Abstract Analysis, Institute of Mathematics CAS, Prague

Application Deadline August 30, 2024

Original Job Offer

Research fellow position

Research fellow position
Department of Abstract Analysis
Institute of Mathematics of the Czech Academy of Sciences

Appointment period: 2 years
Appointment type: Full time
Position starting date: January 1, 2025, or upon an agreement
Deadline for applications: August 30, 2024
Gross salary: CZK 50 000 – 60 000 per month, depending on experience

The Institute of Mathematics of the Czech Academy of Sciences is seeking experienced mathematicians to join the Department of Abstract Analysis

Applications are invited from candidates working in the areas developed in the department. In particular, we welcome applicants with a strong background in logic, category theory, and their applications in topology, operator algebras, topological dynamics, and related areas.

This is a tenure track type position; after two years, the candidate will be evaluated and, in the positive case, offered a long-term position in accordance with the Career Development Rules of the Czech Academy of Sciences.

Successful applicants are expected to perform research and take part in all other activities of the Department such as organization and active participation at seminars, workshops, and conferences. No teaching is involved.

We require verbal and written English communication skills and abilities to work both independently and collaboratively. The selection committee will evaluate the publication record, as well as other activities and professional achievements of the applicants, with respect to the stage of their career.

We offer affordable accommodation in the building of the Institute for the first 3-6 months. Questions and informal inquiries should be directed to the Scientific Manager of the Institute, Dr Beata Kubiśová to her email address kubisb@math.cas.cz.

The following documents are required:
• CV
• List of publications
• Motivation letter (may include research statement)
• Two letters of reference

Applications for the position must be submitted exclusively using the electronic submission system at

Equal opportunities are an integral part of the Institute’s personnel policy. The Institute fosters the compatibility of work and family and encourages applications from qualified female researchers. Disabled applicants will be given preference in case of equal qualifications.

Only complete applications (including two letters of references) received by August 30, 2024, will be considered. Online interviews with shortlisted applicants will be scheduled for the week September 9–12, 2024. All applicants will be notified by September 16, 2024.