The dean is appointed and removed by a rector on the proposal of the faculty’s Academic Senate. The dean is entitled to decide or act on behalf of Masaryk University in matters related to the faculty, as specified in the law, statutes, university’s rules of organisation, and other internal standards of the university, to the extent specified in those regulations. The faculty’s economic activities are methodically managed and controlled by the dean. Unless otherwise stated by the rector, the faculty is represented by the dean.
The dean’s powers are described in detail in the faculty’s Rules of Organisation.