Assistant Professor position in experimental Physical chemistry

ORGANISATION/COMPANY: Charles University, Faculty of Science, Dept. of Physical and Macromolecular Chemistry
RESEARCH FIELD: Physical chemistry
APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 28 2022 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
LOCATION: Czech Republic, Prague 2
TYPE OF CONTRACT: Temporary (3 years long)
JOB STATUS: Full-time

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The Department of Physical and Macromolecular Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Charles University, Prague invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor position in experimental Physical chemistry, preferably, but not exclusively, in areas focused on nanomaterials, electrochemistry, electrocatalysis or electrochemical materials. Faculty of Science expects excellence in teaching and in research and the ability to secure extramural funding. Qualifications required of all applicants include a PhD or equivalent degree in Physical chemistry or related disciplines, a postdoctoral research experience, a strong record of research, ability for interdisciplinary collaborations, and a commitment to teach students at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Good communication skill in English is also required.


  • Tenure-track position
  • Academic environment of a research university
  • 8 weeks paid leave of absence (holidays) per year + 5 paid days of personal development
  • Flexible working-time
  • Start-up financial support from the Department
  • Meal allowance
  • Possibility to use discounts in recreation centers of the Charles University
  • Language courses


Eligibility criteria

Applicants should submit their cover (motivation) letter, curriculum vitae, list of publications, a brief summary of current and future research programs and the names and contact information of two references as a single pdf file to Review of applications will begin on January 2nd, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled.