University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, Faculty of Fisheries and Protection of Waters (USB FFPW) admits applicants for Ph.D. study into position of

SPECIALIST In biological and Biologically-related fields


  • Daily Ph.D. study in discipline of Fishery
  • Work on own Ph.D. thesis topic (List of available Ph.D. thesis topics is here)
  • Publication of manuscripts in journals with IF > 0.4
  • Presentation of results at international conferences, faculty seminars, realization of research internships
  • Practice at faculty facilities
  • Tuition in field of study, consulting or supervising of bachelor or master students, supervising of summer school projects
  • Other activities within given research unit

Requirements on applicants:

  • Successfully completed master study in fisheries, biology, agriculture, chemistry, veterinary or related fields
  • Admission into PhD study program Zootechnics, discipline Fishery at USB FFPW, daily form of study (since February 2019)
  • Knowledge of animal biology, fisheries and water ecology
  • English language knowledge minimally at B1 level
  • User knowledge of PC work – MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Communicativeness, responsibility, thoroughness, organizational ability, willingness to learn new things, stress resistance

We offer:

  • Nice working environment in new faculty infrastructures
  • Study and work in international collective
  • Possibility for personal and professional development
  • Other benefits (5 weeks holiday, 4 days of indisposition vacation, MS Office for private usage)

Position start: February 2019
Working hours: reflecting full work load (40 hours a week)

Duration of position: 4 years (based on the duration of Ph.D: study)

Net month income: 13 – 20 000 CZK (based on the study results)

Place of work: based on the selected supervisor (RIFCH, Zátiší 728/II, Vodňany or IAPW, Husova tř. 458/102, České Budějovice or ICS, Zámek 136, Nové Hrady)

Applicants for position should submit application to Ph.D. study at USB FFPW to address: Faculty of Fisheries and Protection of Waters, Office for Ph.D. study and foreign relationships, Zátiší 728/II, 389 25 Vodňany, Czech Republic within November 30, 2018. More information at: http://www.frov.jcu.cz/en/pro-zajemce-o-studium-menu-2/menu-what-study/fishery-phd-ft