Call for research positions PDF Print

Call for research positions at the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Masaryk University

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Masaryk University invites applications for  research positions commencing during the year 2020 at the date depending on mutual agreement.
The positions are initially for one or two years with a possibility of extension. One of the positions is within a more challenging/demanding project, see the additional conditions at .

Applications will be considered in the areas of Mathematical Analysis, Algebra, Geometry, Numerical Mathematics and Statistics.
The candidates must be recent PhD's and should submit a letter of application accompanied by a CV, list of publications and an outline of their research project to Jan Slovák ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ) not later than  February 29, 2020.
They should also arrange for at least 2 letters of recommendation (one can be from a Czech mathematician) to be mailed directly to  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it before  February 29, 2020.
The successful applicants will be notified as soon as possible but not later than March 31, 2020.
Last Updated on Thursday, 16 January 2020 09:25
28th mathematical hike - January 25th 2020 PDF Print

Dear Friends of Hikes and Mathematics,

you are invited to our 28th mathematical hike planned on January 25th. Meet at 09:36 at the bus stop "Veverská Bítýška, náměstí" (bus number 303).

The hike is 18 km long - we will follow a green path to Lažánky and go a full circle by a yellow path to Bítýška. We will return to Brno by bus.

All information and photos can be found at (in CZ)

Have a nice January and successful exam period,

Jonatan Kolegar and Jana Bartoňová, organizers,
Jan Slovák, Director of the Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Last Updated on Thursday, 09 January 2020 16:36
Database of mathematical journals at MU PDF Print

A list of electronic math magazines available at MU (more than 650 titles) can be found HERE .

However, magazines from the EBSCO and ProQuest megadablets are not included in this list.

But, it is possible to search for mathematical journals directly in these databases, for example:

EBSCO → EBSCOhost Research Databases → select Publications tab in the top bar → select databases (the most comprehensive is Adamic Search Ulitmate) → in the field Browsing Select By Subject & Description and enter a keyword in the field (eg Mathematics)

PROQUEST CENTRAL → select Publications in the upper bar → enter a keyword (eg Mathematics) in the search box and choose where we want to search (eg in subject) to Scholarly Journals

Access to Overleaf - web editor of LaTeX documents PDF Print

Overleaf is a web service from the company Digital Science & Research Ltd. , through which users can create impressive documents in the system Latex .

The Faculty of Informatics purchased the users of all faculties of Masaryk University and selected other departments (ÚVT, CEITEC) by July 2019 For a license . With the license, an unlimited number of users can collaborate on one document, users can track changes in documents, return to historical versions of the document, and use service links Mendeley , GitHub and Dropbox .