10/01/2017

Researcher-Research Coordinator

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Charles University, Faculty of Arts
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Arts
    Cultural studiesEuropean studies
    HistoryArt history
    HistoryContemporary history
    Sociology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    31/01/2017 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Czech Republic › Prague
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Part-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    20
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/03/2017
  • EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME
    H2020

OFFER DESCRIPTION

The Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Charles

University advertises a position as a

Researcher-Research Coordinator

 

Duties


Part-time employment in the COURAGE,

"Cultural Opposition: Understanding the Cultural Heritage of Dissent in the Former Socialist Countries" Horizon 2020 project coordinated by the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Research Centre for the Humanities (MTA BTK)  with Charles University (CUNI), Faculty of Arts as partner. One of the goals of the project is to create an international electronic registry (database) of representative digital and offline, private and public collections on cultural opposition in 16 former socialist countries. The position holder will conduct research on collections in Czech Republic, input and record data in the database in English and Czech language, monitor the work

of the partners in this area, contribute to the organization of conferences and seminars of the project, keep regular contact with the participants and keep all documentation relevant to these activities.

More Information

Selection process

Deadline of
submissions: 31 January 2017

Expected
interview dates with shortlisted candidates: 1 – 10 February 2017

 

All
application material is to be submitted electronically courage@ff.cuni.cz

 

Please,
state in the reference subject: Researcher-Research Coordinator H2020.

 

Description
of the selection process:

The best
candidates will be invited for interview. Selected candidates will receive
information about the exact date by 31 January 2017. The interview will occur
in Czech and English language.

Conditions
of employment

Employment
can start on 1 March 2017, part time (20 hours per week) at CUNI. The contract
is fixed term and expires on 28 February 2018. A three-months trial period is
included.

For further
information refer to Martina Miechová, primary contact of the project at
CUNI: courage@ff.cuni.cz

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    CZECH: Excellent
    ENGLISH: Excellent

Skills/Qualifications

Candidates
for the post must have

-              MA or PhD in History, Art History,
Sociology or a related discipline

-              working knowledge of English and Czech

-              archive research experience

-             previous involvement in indicated research area

 

The ideal
candidate

-              is a flexible and adaptive person

-              has the ability to work in team

-              good communication skills and good
knowledge in English and in Czech is a requirement

-              has solid knowledge base in the
field of Contemporary Czech History

Knowledge
of a second eastern European language is an advantage.

Specific Requirements

Documents
to be submitted with the application:

-              electronic copy of university
degree

-              professional CV (research
experience, previous employment, language skills)

-              in case of successful application
legal proof of no criminal records not older than 3 months

-              declaration of that CUNI is
authorized to handle personal data included in the application material in
relation to the application process

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Charles University, Faculty of Arts
Czech Republic
Prague
116 38
nam. Jana Palacha 2

EURAXESS offer ID: 170445

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