> Scope: Part-time 75%
> Temporary: 3 years
> Remuneration: TV-L EG13
> Start: as early as possible

For the Institute of Functional Nanosystemswe are looking for a/an

Academic employee (m/f/d)

The Institute of Functional Nanosystems at Ulm University is currently looking to hire a PhD student to join our multinational and interdisciplinary research team! The position and related research expenditures will be funded through the DFG project KR 1658/9-1, a joint effort by materials physicists and applied mathematicians to reverse engineer the kinetics of microstructural evolution in polycrystalline materials.

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

Your profile:

  • Master's degree in Physics, Materials Science, Engineering, Math, Computer Science or a related discipline earned at an accredited university (with an above-average GPA)
  • Basic knowledge of x-ray diffraction and/or image processing
  • Experience with programming or scripting
  • Knack for solving problems creatively with a can-do attitude
  • Desire to acquire practical skills in data analysis, 3D visualization and machine learning

Your responsibilities:

  • Design and conduct scientific experiments as part of DFG project KR 1658/9-1
  • Plan and execute experiments at synchrotron beamlines
  • Collaborate with international research partners
  • Perform statistical analyses of large 3D datasets and simulations of microstructural evolution
  • Publish your research results in scientific journals and present them at international conferences

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:
Jules Dake, phone +49 731 50-25393

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