Applications are invited for Visiting International
Fellowship at the Mathematics Institute of the Silesian University in
Opava, Czech Republic.
The Fellowship is intended to increase the number of
international faculty at the Silesian University, to foster scholarly
networking and to enable the fellowship holder to carry out research in the
Czech Republic. The fellow is expected to be in residence in Opava for the
duration of the Fellowship and to contribute to the research activities of the
Institute. English is foreseen as the main language of communication.
The fellow will receive a monthly netto remuneration
in the approximate range (taking into account the Czech currency exchange rate)
from 700 euro to 1600 euro; the exact amount will be established depending on
the applicant's qualifications. This remuneration represents the totality of
funds the fellow will receive. The duration and the starting date of the
Fellowship are subject to mutual agreement; the duration can be 1 – 4 months
and the starting date cannot be sooner than July 1, 2019. The Fellowship must
be completed no later than December 31, 2019.
The institutional support of the Silesian University
must be acknowledged in all oral presentations and written publications that
result from the Fellowship.
Applicants must hold a PhD (or equivalent) and have
demonstrated excellence in research and strong promise of integration into the
research activities of the host institution (see https://www.slu.cz/math/en/).
Applications should include:
− a short cover letter describing how the candidate
can fulfil the objectives of the fellowship
− curriculum vitae (including a list of publications
and citation statistics of the work of the applicant)
− copies of the PhD (or equivalent) diploma and any
other relevant diplomas
− a research statement describing the envisaged
involvement of the applicant in research activities of the host institution
(including names of possible collaborators in the Institute).
Applications are to be sent by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than May 31, 2019.
Applicants will be notified about the result of the
application no later than June 15, 2019.
For questions, please contact Jirina Bohmova at Jirina.Bohmova@math.slu.cz.