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Postdoctoral scientist at FRM II, Garching

Position
Postdoctoral scientist at FRM II, Garching

Employer

Bavarian Geoinstitute - University of Bayreuth

Homepage: https://www.bgi.uni-bayreuth.de


Location
Garching, Germany

Sector
Academic

Type
Full time

Level
Experienced

Salary
Salary level TV-L E13

Preferred education
PhD

Application deadline
Open until the position is filled

Posted
6 June 2019

Job description

The position is funded for three years, starting from July 1, 2019. A later starting date can be negotiated. The successful applicant will be based at the FRM II neutron source in Garching and will participate in the final installment and commissioning of the SAPHiR instrument. SAPHiR is a unique multi anvil apparatus of new design that allows simultaneous neutron diffraction and radiography experiments up to 25 GPa and 2000 ˚C. The applicant will have the opportunity to carry out independent research with the instrument.


How to apply

Formal requirement for applications is a Ph. D. in Earth sciences, physics, chemistry or a related field. Previous experience with neutron experiments is not required. Applications including CV, publication list, statement of research interests, and copies of university certificates should be sent as one single pdf file to hans.keppler@uni-bayreuth.de, preferably before July 1, 2019. However, applications will be considered until the position is filled.