2. Staff Week ” Erasmus+ in Practice”

Jan Evangelista Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem is organizing the 2nd Erasmus+ Staff Week “Erasmus+ in Practice”. The staff week will be held on April 24 - 28, 2017 and will include both teaching stays and trainings.

Who can attend?

The staff week is open to both academic and non-academic employees. At most 2 representatives from the same institution can apply. The maximum number of participants is 30.

How to apply?

The registration for this event is on-line. You will find the on-line application here.
The deadline for applicants is February 24, 2017. The e-mail notice of acceptance will be sent to all applicants by March 3, 2017.

Participation fee

There is no participation fee. The participants are expected to cover the costs of their accommodation, travel (except a planned field trip) and meals (except welcome and farewell dinners). Participants can apply for an Erasmus+ Teaching/Training Staff Grant at their home institution.

Working language

The working language is English.

Venue

Jan Evangelista Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem
The Rector´s Office Building (room 1.14) and other university premises
Pasteurova 1
400 96 Ústí nad Labem
Czech Republic

Preliminary programme

(the programme is subject to change)

Monday Opening, presentation of Jan Evangelista Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem, group photo shooting, guided tour of the university campus and the city, welcome dinner.
Tuesday Lectures and consultations according to individual schedules / participants' presentations, workshop.
Wednesday Lectures and consultations according to individual schedules / participants' presentations, meetings and discussions at UJEP departments.
Thursday Lectures and consultations according to individual schedules / workshop, field trip (Ústí region), farewell dinner.
Friday Discussion on possibilities of future cooperation, Staff Week evaluation, certificates awarding.

 

Requirements for the participants' presentations

All participants are required to present their home institution. The duration of the presentation should not exceed 10 minutes. The presentation is to be sent to the organizer in electronic form by April 21, 2017.

 

Lectures and training at faculties

Lectures can be conducted at the following faculties:

  • Faculty of Art and Design
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Health Studies
  • Faculty of Production Technology and Management
  • Faculty of Social and Economic Studies

Trainings can be conducted at the following faculties:

  • Faculty of Art and Design
  • Faculty of Arts
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Environment
  • Faculty of Health Studies
  • Faculty of Production Technology and Management
  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Social and Economic Studies

Workshops

  • “Sustainability of mobilities within the Erasmus+ Programme”
  • "How to survive bureaucracy in the Erasmus+ Programme”

Accommodation

Accommodation is not provided. The participants can choose from a number of facilities, such as:

Restaurants and snack bars near the university campus

Participants can choose some of the following restaurants, canteens etc.:

  • “Literární kavárna” (Pasteurova str. 5)
  • “50bar” (České mládeže str. 8)
  • Restaurant “Pod Lampou” (Palachova str. 5)
  • Restaurant “Granada” (Masarykova str. 77a)
  • Restaurant “Grill & Pub” (Masarykova str. 69)
  • Restaurant “Pizza Replay” (Ostrčilova str. 15)
  • Restaurant “Replay To El Paso” (Ostrčilova str. 15)

Transport

The participants can be accompanied by UJEP students from the railway station or other places in Ústí nad Labem on request.

All international flights to the Czech Republic arrive at the Vaclav Havel Airport Prague Ruzyně. The Airport Express (AE) Bus (one ticket costs 60 CZK or 3 EUR) goes directly to the central train station “Praha Hlavní nádraží (or Praha Hl. n.)”.

The train ticket to Ústí nad Labem costs around 150 CZK. The length of journey is 106 km and it usually takes just over one hour.

In Ústí nad Labem you can use the city transport system. There are several possibilities to buy a ticket (preferably a ticket for 45 minutes, which enables transfers):
a) in a ticket machine for 18 CZK;
b) from the driver for 25 CZK (it is necessary to have coins in the amount of 25 CZK);
c) through a text message (SMS): the text “MDJ” sent to the number 902 06, the cost of the text message is 20 CZK (the ticket is valid for 60 minutes).

You can find timetables for buses and trains (including the city transport in Ústí nad Labem) here.

Map

You will find the map of Ústí with highlighted spots here.

Internet access

The Internet access will be enabled to all participants during their stay at UJEP.

Currency
1 Czech crown (CZK)
1 EUR = around 27,50 CZK

Information about the Czech Republic

Further information about the Czech Republic is available here.

Contact

Gabriela Krečová, Erasmus+ Institutional Coordinator
J. E. Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem
Pasteurova 1, 400 96 Ústí nad Labem
Czech Republic
tel: +420 475 286 277
email:
website: www.ujep.cz

Faculties Coordinators:

  • Faculty of Art and Design: Mgr. Petr Zoufalý (phone: +420 475 285 124, e-mail: )
  • Faculty of Arts: Mgr. Jana Burdová (phone: +420 475 286 447, e-mail: )
  • Faculty of Education: Mgr. Jana Klenerová (phone: 475 283 165, e-mail: )
  • Faculty of Environment: Mgr. Miloslav Kolenatý (phone: +420 475 284 115, e-mail: )
  • Faculty of Health Studies: Dipl.-Kff. Klára Pavlíčková (phone: +420 475 284 266, e-mail: )
  • Faculty of Production Technology and Management: Mgr. Martin Svoboda, Ph.D. (phone: +420 475 285 544, e-mail: )
  • Faculty of Science: Bc. Michaela Bobková (phone: +420 475 283 154, e-mail: )
  • Faculty of Social and Economic Studies: Mgr. Jitka Ježková (phone: +420 475 284 721, e-mail: )

 

We are looking forward to having you at Jan Evangelista Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem

The UJEP External Relations Department