Call for Applications 01_2022

Ref. No.: UKFHS/12556/2022-1


The Dean of Faculty of Humanities of Charles University announces an open job search for the position of Assistant Professor in the field of Gender Studies, in the Department of Sociology, Faculty of Humanities.

Position Description:

• 0,5 FTE Appointment (fixed-term employment contract)

• The candidate is expected to participate in teaching in the Master´s study program in gender studies in English and the Bachelor's program in Humanities in English, in supervising of student qualification theses (Bachelor's and Master 's theses) and in expanding the research and publishing potential of the Department of Sociology, Faculty of Humanities, Charles University.

Fields of specialization primarily sought in this job search:

• Feminist Sociology / Gender Studies and Critical Race Theory;

• Additional specialization in another social science interdisciplinary field present at faculty (environmental studies, historical sociology, civil society studies).


• Finished Ph.D. (required) in the field of gender studies, sociology or related fields of social sciences with emphasis on gender and race; additional specialization in another interdisciplinary field present at faculty (environmental studies, historical sociology, civil society studies);

• Previous experience with teaching at university level in the searched fields (including supervising student's diploma theses);

• Ability to teach and guide student works in English language;

• Demonstrated ability to acquire research grants and lead research projects;

• Letter of motivation, introducing the applicant's specialization and possible research and/or study program development plans;

• List of ten most important publications, including 1 full-text of most relevant work;

• Short description of 2 courses, which the applicant plans to offer at FHS – one for the MA program in Gender Studies, one for the BA program in Humanities.

Start of Job: summer semester 2022

Application has to contain:

• structured academic CV;

• copy of Ph.D. diploma;

• materials required above.

Application must be sent within 30 days from the announcement of the job search, i.e. no later than February 12, 2022 (included, post office stamp) to the following address:

Martina Kořínková

Human Resources FHS UK

Pátkova 2137/5

180 00 Praha 8 – Libeň

Czech Republic

If you have questions about this job search, please contact the head of the Department of Sociology FHS UK Mgr. Ondřej Špaček, Ph.D. or the head of the MA program in Gender Studies FHS UK doc. Věra Sokolová, Ph.D.: .

By sharing a CV, you express consent with processing of your personal data for the purpose of registration of candidates for this particular position in accordance with the Czech and EU legislation.

Prague, January 14, 2022

Ing. arch. Mgr. Marie Pětová, Ph.D.

Dean of the Faculty

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Faculty of Humanities

Pátkova 2137/5

182 00 Praha 8 - Libeň

Czech Republic

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