> Scope: Part-time 67%
> Temporary: 3 years
> Remuneration: TV-L 13
> Start: as early as possible

Within the framework of the Cluster of Excellence “Post Lithium Storage (POLiS)” we are looking for a/an

Academic employee (m/f/d)
(PhD student)

Ulm University with its more than 10,000 students offers varied professional tasks in a highly innovative research, teaching and work environment, at the same time facilitating the reconciliation of work and family in many ways.

We seek to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching and particularly encourages qualified female scientists to apply for this position.

Severely disabled applicants with equal aptitude will be given preferential
consideration.

The project is concerned with fundamental questions regarding the properties of electrochemical interfaces in magnesium batteries. Here, the electrodes will be studied in a time-resolved manner by means of reflection anisotropy spectroscopy spectroscopy in the electrolyte to understand potential-dependent changes of the electrode’s structure. The successful applicant will also become part of the Graduate School “Electrochemical Energy Storage GS-EES”.

Your profile:

  • Degree in physics, chemistry or materials science
  • Very good English language proficiency.
  • Experience in electrochemistry or spectroscopy desirable.
  • High Motivation and the ability to work in the field of application-oriented fundamental science for the transition to a sustainable energy system.

Your responsibilities:

  • Planning, implementation, and analysis of spectro-electrochemical experiments.
  • Sample preparation by electrochemical methods.
  • Close cooperation with theorists.
  • Presentation of results on international conferences and in journals.
  • The PhD position will be located at the Institute of Theoretical Chemistry and the successful applicant will take part in the graduate school ”Electrochemical Energy Storage”.

Seize the opportunity and join us in shaping the future of the University!

Hiring is done by the Central University Administration.

Your contact for further information:
Dr. Matthias May, phone +49 731 50-34550

We look forward to your application via our online application portal.
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