Support of science at the Faculty of Science

Research office

Broadcasts information about calls: project applications, competitions and nominations for awards

Receives, checks and submits grantové applications and reports(GA ČR, TA ČR, projects of Czech Ministries)

Keeps documentation of grant projects and treaties

Economic grant servis

Prepares grant treaties, provides economic check-up of project matters (in both cases the primary contact for investigators is the Research Office)

Monitors spending of financial resources, helps in making purchases and payments in agreement with the rules

Project office 

Administration of EU projects and other international (including cross-border) projects

Project monitoring

Grant support at FSc USB/ USB

GA JU team projects: call once in three years, support of doctoral students' teams

GA JU individual projects: support of individual doctoral students (each, year, applications till mid-October)

Student grant agency (SGA FSc USB): support of bachelor and master students (applications till the end of November)

Postdoctoral positions

University postdoctoral positions: financing of max. two-year stays (applications submitted to Research Office of FSc till the end of August; application form, rules; criteria; list of awarded positions)

Faculty positions: extended support of applicants for university postdoctoral position, an extension of existing stays (CZ)

Financial support

Resources of departments for scientific activities based on the scientific performance of departments

Personal premium based on scientific performance of employees (monthly premium) and doctoral students (lump-sum premium stipend)

Bonus financial resources for scientific activities for project investigators (PIs, co-PIs) (in the amount proportional to the project dotation)

Rectorate's call for extra resources for science: typically support of the organisation of conferences and other activities, publishing of a book (application submission at FSc USB till the end of February) (CZ)

Support of publication costs at FSc  USB: support of publishing in open access journals,  books and other publication expenses

Technology Transfer Office of USB

Support for a co-operation of academic and commercial spheres

Support in intellectual property protection

Research bases

Svalbard (polar base)

Papua-New Guinea (tropic base, together with BC CAS)

Language support

1. English courses for students with a focus on the academic and scientific use

    English for Science 1 (OJZ/525) - follows courses  English for Academic purposes 1 (OJZ/310) and 2 (OJZ/320)

2. Course for students Academic Writing (OJZ/420)

3. Course for students Technical Writing (OJZ/650) (practising scientific English by writing papers in the field of expertise)

4. Course Doctor's English (OJZ/500)

5. Writing Clinic (free consultations to university students and staff to work individually with their language issues)