Habilitations, Professorships and Honorary Doctorates
In the Czech Republic there are two academic-pedagogical degrees - "docent" and "professor". In compliance with Act no. 111/1998 Sb. on higher education institutions, the appointment procedure (habilitation procedure) for Associate Professorships (the degree "docent", abbreviated to "doc."), and the appointment procedure Full Professorships (the degree "profesor", abbreviated to "prof.") verifies the applicant's scholarly or artistic qualities. The Faculty of Medicine of the University of Ostrava has been approved to carry out habilitation procedures and the procedures of the appointment of professors in the following discipline.
Updated: 01. 06. 2020