Habilitation procedure and procedure for appointment as a professor
Habilitation proceedings and procedure for appointment as a professor at MU pursuant to Sections 72 and 74 of Act No. 111/1998 Coll., on Higher Education Institutions and on Amendments to Other Acts (Act on Higher Education Institutions), in accordance with the "Rules of Habilitation Procedure and Procedure for Appointment as a Professor at MU" and the Directive MU No. 7/2017 "Habilitation procedure and procedure for appointment as a professor" (hereinafter only the directive).
The Faculty of Informatics at MU has accreditation of the habilitation procedure and the procedure for appointment as a professor in the field of Informatics . The faculty does not collect management fees from applicants.
In the habilitation procedure, the applicant's scientific or artistic qualification is verified, especially on the basis of the habilitation thesis and its defense and other scientific, professional or artistic works, and his / her pedagogical competence on the basis of the evaluation of the habilitation lecture and previous pedagogical practice.
The habilitation procedure begins with the submission of a written proposal of the applicant, including the habilitation thesis and all appendices according to the directive to the Dean of the Faculty, through Department of Research, Development and Doctoral Studies.
Procedure for appointment as a professor
In the procedure for appointment as a professor, the pedagogical and scientific or artistic qualification of the candidate, who is a prominent and recognized scientific or artistic personality in his / her field, is proved. The precondition for the commencement of the procedure is the previous appointment as an associate professor on the basis of the habilitation procedure, if it included the submission of the habilitation thesis. In exceptional cases, when someone who is already a professor at a renowned university abroad is nominated for a professor, the Rector may, on the proposal of the university's scientific or artistic council, waive the previous appointment as an associate professor as a precondition for initiating professorship.
The procedure for appointment as a professor is initiated on the proposal of the candidate supported by at least two written opinions of professors of the same or related field or on the proposal of the dean submitted to the scientific council of the faculty. The proceedings may also be initiated by the scientific council of the faculty on its own initiative. The proposal includes annexes according to the directive .