News from Faculty
Activities to support the HR Excellence in Research Award in the coronavirus era
We would like to thank all the employees who took the time to fill out the HR Award questionnaire, as well as the participants in some of the Focus groups and interviews we conducted as part of the HR Award activities. Thanks to your efforts, we had the opportunity to analyze your feedback on working and professional conditions at the Faculty of Education Masaryk University and prepare measures for improvement in the coming years.
Call for abstracts for a special issue: Childhood, Adolescence and Sexualities
The journal Gender a výzkum / Gender and Research announces a call for abstracts for a special issue on Childhood, Adolescence and Sexualities edited by Lucie Jarkovská and Sharon Lamb.
We appliedfor HR AWARD
Faculty of Education MU committed to european principles of HR management strategy. The faculty has joined a group of applicants of the prestigious HR EXCELLENCE IN RESEARCH AWARD logo.
Interview with vice-dean T. Janík about HR Award
In December 2019, the Faculty of Education of Masaryk University endorsed principles set in the European Charter for Researchers and the Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers. Since then, the Faculty has been striving for the prestigious HR Award emblem as proof of strategies to improve the quality of the working environment.
News from MUNI
Depression during pregnancy causes atypical ageing of children’s brains
Neuroscientist Klára Marečková from Masaryk University has discovered a connection between depression in mothers and anxiety in their children when they reach young adulthood.
Werner: Instead of reading fairy tales, my dad showed me astronauts on the Moon
The astrophysicist Norbert Werner has been recently awarded a unique grant by Masaryk University – MUNI Award in Science and Humanities.
Chemistry was a random choice. Now she’s studying it at Harvard
Petra Vojáčková was accepted into a doctoral programme at Harvard university after graduating from Masaryk University.
President Zeman appoints 13 new professors from MUNI
On Wednesday, 17 June, the president of the Czech Republic signed decrees appointing 80 professors, 13 of whom work at Masaryk University.