Post of researcher - postdoctoral student at Matej Bel University in Banská Bystrica at Department of German Studies


In Banská Bystrica, 10th August 2019

Rector of Matej Bel University in Banská Bystrica

in accordance with § 77 par. 1 Act. no. 131/2002 Coll. on Higher Education and on Amendments to Certain Acts, as amended, pursuant to the Principles of the Selection Procedure of the University of Matej Bel in Banská Bystrica for filling positions of university teachers, posts of researchers, positions of professors and associate professors and positions of executives.

announces the selection procedure:

  • to fill 1 post of researcher - postdoctoral student at Matej Bel University in Banská Bystrica, at Department of German Studies, 40% part-time (German studies, linguistics, translation as a part of APVV project in the field of the humanities science)

salary conditions:

  • in accordance with Act. no. 553/ 2003, starting at 431, 60 EUR

Applicant's qualifications criteria:

  • graduate of the third degree of higher education at an accredited institution in the above-mentioned areas of research

Other criteria and requirements:

  • the candidate for the post of researcher - postdoc may be maximum up to five calendar years after the completion of the third stage of higher education - in the calendar year of the announcement of the selection procedure
  • authorship and/or co-authorship of quality scientific papers published in journals and proceedings registered in professional databases or other peer-reviewed scientific papers (categories A1, A2, B, C)
  • track record of results and experience of the applicant in international cooperation and related project activities
  • fluent in foreign language

Required documents:

  • application
  • curriculum vitae, Europass
  • a copy of the second- and third-degree diplomas,
  • an overview of publishing activities, including responses to published works – last 5 years to be tracked and 5 most important examples to be highlighted, in the case of MBU candidate – the list from University library is sufficient for the procedure, other candidates should follow procedure as stated in Ministry of Education Notice No. 456/ 2012
  • an overview of participation in the scientific research projects,
  • the research plan to be implemented on respective post, including timeline of activities


Applications together with the required documents should be sent to:

Faculty of Arts, Matej Bel University in Banská Bystrica

Human Resources Department

Tajovského 40

974 01 Banská Bystrica

Marked: Do not open – Selection procedure


Expected starting date in a position: September 2020

Application deadline: 31st August 2020