Habilitation procedure and procedure for the appointment of a professor
Habilitation proceedings and the appointment of a professor at MU pursuant to Section 72 and Section 74 of Act No. 111/1998 Coll., on Higher Education Institutions and on the Amendment and Supplementation of Other Acts (Higher Education Act), in accordance with the "Habilitation Procedure and Procedure for the Appointment of a Professor at MU" and with the Directive MU No. 7/2017 "Habilitation Procedure and Procedure for the Appointment of a Professor" (hereafter "the Directive").
The Faculty of Informatics MU has accreditation for the habilitation procedure and the procedure for appointing a professor in the field of Informatics . The Faculty fees are not collected by the Faculty.
The applicant's scientific or artistic qualification is verified in the habilitation process, especially on the basis of the habilitation thesis and its defense and other scientific, professional or artistic work, and its pedagogical competence based on the evaluation of the habilitation lecture and previous pedagogical practice.
The habilitation procedure is started by submitting a written proposal of the candidate including the habilitation thesis and all the annexes according to the Directive to the Dean of the Faculty, Department of Research, Development and Doctoral Studies.
Proceeding for the appointment of a professor
In the procedure for the appointment of a professor, the pedagogical and scientific or artistic qualifications of a candidate who is an outstanding and recognized scientific or artistic personality in his / her field of study shall be proved. The pre-requisite for the commencement of the proceedings is the previous appointment of an associate professor on the basis of the habilitation procedure, if it included the submission of the habilitation thesis. In exceptional cases when a professor is nominated to be a professor at a renowned university abroad, the Rector may, at the suggestion of a scientific or artistic council of the higher education institution, appoint a prior associate professor as a prerequisite to dismiss the appointment of a professor.
Proceedings for the appointment of a professor shall be initiated at the proposal of the candidate supported by at least two written positions of professors of the same or related field or at the proposal of the dean submitted to the faculty scientific council. The Faculty's scientific council may also start the procedure on its own initiative. Part of the proposal are annexes to the directive.