volume full time
restriction: 2,5 years
salary: EG 14  TV-L
beginning: 01.01.2022

The Research Training Group on Tip- and Iaser-based 3D-nanofabrication in extended macroscopic working areas “NanoFab” at the Technische Universität Ilmenau (Germany) offers a

FuIl-time position for a Postdoctoral Research

Fellow (f/m/d)

Your tasks

The position is dedicated to the "NanoFab" field of nanofabrication, but within this framework it is open to various topics, such as nanoimprint lithography, scanning probe based patterning and two-photon polymerization. Therefore, there is a unique opportunity for Postdoctoral Research Fellows to efficiently implement their own research ideas in up to 4.5 years. In addition to the usual documents, applicants should therefore not only briefly describe their own project idea for the first 2.5 years, but also long-term goals for a period of 4.5 years.

Our expectations

We expect a university degree (Diploma, Master or equivalent) as well as a completed outstanding doctoral degree related to nanofabrication. Furthermore, applicants should have relevant publications (peer-reviewed), very good English skills, scientific creativity, team spirit and willingness to cooperate in an interdisciplinary and international team as well as the motivation to publish the research and to acquire external funding.

The Research Training Group offers a creative and inspiring research environment, excellent Iaboratory facilities, e.g. in the well-equipped Center for Micro and Nanotechnologies, comprehensive scientific supervision and a widespread international scientific network.
The Technische Universität Ilmenau is a campus university with a family atmosphere in a scenic setting in the middle of Germany. In addition to an innovative, research-rich environment, it also offers numerous opportunities for sports, culture and other personal activities.
The Technische Universität Ilmenau strives for gender equality and strongly encourages women to apply. Handicapped applicants will be given preferential consideration in case of equal suitability. Special services are available concerning all social matters. Applicants should upload their complete set of documents as a single pdf-file no Iater than December 15th 2021 , comprising: cover Ietter with motivation and intended start, curriculum vitae, Master and doctorate certificate, short description of the intended research project, Iist of publications, copies of the two most relevant publications, two contacts for scientific recommendation.

The university stands in the fields of technology, mathematics and natural sciences, business and media for teaching and research at the highest level. She attaches particular importance to innovative teaching and interdisciplinarity. She identifies with Humboldt's ideals and pursues the vision of a cosmopolitan campus family.

Technische Universität Ilmenau is holder of the „TOTAL E-Quality“ distinction and emphasizes gender equality.

Severely disabled applicants with essentially identical professional suitability will be preferentially selected.

Technische Universität Ilmenau offers flexible working time models.

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