Wednesday, May 13, 2015

[DMANET] Assistant Professorship in Optimization, Charles University in Prague

The Department of Applied Mathematics (KAM) at Charles University in Prague,
Czech Republic, invites applications for a faculty position at the rank of an
assistant professor in the area of optimization. The expected starting date is
between October 1, 2015, and January 1, 2016, and is negotiable.

We are looking for candidates that would strengthen the research in our group
in the area of optimization. For information about our research groups, see the
home page of KAM and of the closely related Computer Science Institute, and

A successful candidate is expected to pursue an active research program, teach
introductory and advanced classes in Czech and/or English and possibly
supervise undergraduate and graduate students.

Candidates are expected to have a proven international research record and
postdoctoral experience. A PhD in computer science or a closely related field
is required.

The contract duration is three years. Potentially, the position is renewable;
also a habilitation (associate professor promotion) and a permanent position is
a possibility (subject to a separate review process).

Instructions on how to apply can be found in the official announcement, . Informal
inquiries may be sent to Pavel Valtr (Head of Department), .

The application deadline is May 20, 2015.

We expect to invite the best candidates for an interview at the end of May or
in the first two weeks of June.
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