Přehled aktuálních pracovních příležitostí

Position in Extremal Graph Theory

We are seeking researchers/postdocs or PhD-interships to complement the team for the junior project “Extremal graph theory and its applications” funded by the Czech Science Foundation. We are looking for strong candidates with background in extremal graph theory, theory of random graphs, or theory of graph limits. The position is from February 2017, or later, till December 2017. There are no teaching duties. Among the conditions imposed by the Czech Science Foundation there is an age limit of 35 (with possible exceptions for well-documented maternity/parental leave or long lasting illness).

The project takes place in Prague at the Institute of Computer Science of the Czech Academy of Sciences. The web-pages of the group can be found under the following link http://uivty.cs.cas.cz/ExtrA.

Please send your application with your CV and proof of education to ics@cs.cas.cz. Informal inquires can be sent to Diana Piguet (piguet@cs.cas.cz) or to Tuan Tran (tran@cs.cas.cz). The position is open until filled.

Postdoctoral position at the Institute of Computer Science CAS in Prague, Czech Republic

The Institute of Computer Science (ICS) of The Czech Academy of Sciences is offering a time-limited position for an outstanding and enthusiastic researcher, PhD holder, from all over the world, willing to join the scientific team of the ICS (www.cs.cas.cz).

We are looking for candidates with a strong background in mathematical logic, preferably with some working knowledge in the field of non-classical logics, to work on a specific research project Modelling Vague Quantifiers in Mathematical Fuzzy Logic (a joint project involving the ICS team and our partners from the Institute of Information Theory and Automation (Czech Academy of Sciences) and Vienna University of Technology.

Conditions

  • Starting date: January 1, 2017 or upon agreement.
  • End date: December 31, 2017 (end of project).
  • Monthly gross salary: about 38 000 CZK (see Cost Of Living Comparison)

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

The applications are to be sent to ics@cs.cas.cz and should contain:

  1. Curriculum Vitae.
  2. Research plan for the fellowship, including brief description of applicant’s research interests and their relevance to project.
  3. Optional recommendation letters – at most one from ICS and at most one from the applicant’s current affiliation. The referees should send their recommendations directly to ics@cs.cas.cz.

Applicants must:

  1. Have completed the PhD before starting the grant (a proof will be requested).
  2. Have a strong background in mathematical logic and a publication record, commensurate with opportunity and experience.
  3. Be fluent in English.

This is a full-time fixed term contract appointment.

For further information please contact ics@cs.cas.cz.

Petr Cintula
Principal investigator of the project

CAS–ICS postdoctoral position

The Institute of Computer Science (ICS) of the Czech Academy of Sciences (CAS) invites outstanding and enthusiastic junior researchers, PhD holders, to apply for a postdoc position funded jointly by CAS and ICS.

Conditions

  • Each position is of 12–24 months duration.
  • Application deadlines: yearly 30. March and 30. August.
  • Starting date: the following 1. July or 1. January.
  • This is a full-time fixed term contract appointment. Part time contract possible if taking care of a child.
  • Monthly gross salary: about 30 600 CZK offered by the Czech Academy of Sciences.
    Cost Of Living Comparison
  • Additional bonuses offered by the Institute of Computer Sciences:
    1. Salary bonus of up to 10 000 CZK per month, depending on qualifications and experience.
    2. Travel package for the total duration: up to 50 000 CZK for conferences and research stays.
    3. Reallocation package for fellows coming from abroad: 10 000 CZK plus 10 000 CZK for family (spouse and/or children).
  • No teaching duties
  • Applicants must:
    1. Have obtained a PhD during the last 2 years (prior to the starting date); some exception may be granted if time spent on parental leave.
    2. Be fluent in English.
  • The applications are to be sent to ics@cs.cas.cz and should contain:
    1. Curriculum Vitae.
    2. Brief description of applicant’s research interests and of intended research plan during
      the fellowship highlighting possible cooperation inside the institute.
    3. Three letters of recommendation – at most one from the Institute of Computer Science and
      at most one from the applicant’s current affiliation. The referees should send their
      recommendations directly to ics@cs.cas.cz.
    4. A proof of their degree.

For further information and informal enquiries please contact ics@cs.cas.cz.

Michal Chytil
Director