Building and promoting Excellence in Life Sciences in Europe
Building and promoting Excellence in Life Sciences in Europe



The Director of Central European Institute of Technology (CEITEC MU) opens a position STAFF SCIENTIST OF CORE FACILITY



A candidate is sought for the position of a staff scientist at Josef Dadok National NMR Centre of CEITEC Masaryk University.

CEITEC is a scientific centre in the fields of life sciences, advanced materials and technologies whose aim is to establish itself as a recognized centre for basic as well as applied research. CEITEC offers a state-of-the-art infrastructure and great conditions to employ excellent researchers.


  • NMR spectra measurement and analysis
  • NMR spectrometer maintenance and troubleshooting
  • Implementation and development of new methods
  • Training and support of users
  • Communication with outside experts as well as general public
  • The candidate is expected to cooperate with the CEITEC research groups on their projects. The candidates own independent research will be encouraged but not strictly required.


  • PhD in biochemistry, chemistry or physics
  • Experience in NMR spectroscopy of biomolecules, documented by publications in peer reviewed journals
  • Work in UNIX environment, shell and C programming
  • Good communication skills in Czech and English
  • Knowledge of other languages is an advantage

We offer

  • Interesting work in a top scientific team
  • Opportunity to learn the latest methods in biochemistry and molecular biology
  • Stable environment and excellent technical equipment of CEITEC MU
  • Employee benefits of Masaryk University
  • Salary commensurate with experience

Anticipated start date: January 1, 2018 or by mutual agreement

Please send the application (including CV, short statement of research background / interests, contact information of two references) and copies of three recent publications illustrating the candidate’s skills by e-mail to by November 10, 2017.

Please quote the “position” in the subject.

Information about Brno, Czech Republic

  • The capital of South Moravian Region and the second largest city in the Czech Republic with a population of almost 400,000 people
  • Modern, dynamic and fast growing centre of industry, trade, science, research and innovation with business incubators and centres of excellence in science
  • A city of universities with more than 86,000 students
  • More than 10,000 researchers; 2,200 IF publications/year, 600+ PhD graduates/year,
  • 500 mil. EUR of R&D investment per year, more than 350 companies with in-house R&D,
  • City of Gregor Mendel, the founder of genetics; the prestigious Mendel Lectures series takes place in Brno since 200 (lectures of the world´s top scientists, including Nobel Prize winners),
  • Quality of life index in 2016

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