03/06/2021
The Human Resources Strategy for Researchers

Two Postdoc Positions (Research Fellows), Department of Art History, Masaryk University

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Masarykova univerzita, Filozofická fakulta
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    PhilosophyAesthetics
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    17/06/2021 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Czech Republic › Brno
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/09/2021

OFFER DESCRIPTION

The two positions are offered on a full-time basis. The successful applicants will take up the positions from September 2021 or as soon as possible after that date. Both positions are limited to two years, with the possibility of a one-year extension. Short-listed candidates will be invited to an online interview in late June / early July.

Job description

- To contribute to the research project “Remote Access: Understanding Art from the Distant Past” (Principle Investigator: Dr. Jakub Stejskal) by pursuing questions relevant to the problem of recovering the aesthetic or artistic aspects of objects from distant cultures.

- To publish and present research results (articles, presentations at conferences, lectures for public, etc.).

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Benefits

Social security and health care coverage.

Eligibility criteria

A PhD degree in Art History, Philosophy, or fields relevant to the research topic and obtained within the last five years (exceptions permissible in cases of parental or medical leave).

Proficiency in English.

Selection process

Short-listed candidates will be invited to an online interview in late June / early July.

Additional comments

To learn more about Jakub Stejskal's research profile, visit http://jakubstejskal.eu/. Jakub Stejskal's group will be part of a research centre headed by Prof. Matthew Rampley.

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Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    HistoryArt history
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    PhilosophyAesthetics
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
    Philosophy: PhD or equivalent
    History: PhD or equivalent
    Anthropology: PhD or equivalent
  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Excellent

Skills/Qualifications

- A PhD degree in Art History, Philosophy, or fields relevant to the research topic and obtained within the last five years (exceptions permissible in cases of parental or medical leave).

- Professional focus on methodology of the history/anthropology/archaeology of art or on philosophical aesthetics

- Proficiency in written and spoken English (knowledge of Czech not required)

- Ability to clearly formulate research results

Work location(s)
2 position(s) available at
Masarykova univerzita, Filozofická fakulta
Czech Republic
Brno
60200
Arne Nováka 1

EURAXESS offer ID: 647982

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