Junior Researcher (on the period of realization of research project)
The main functional responsibilities of the structural unit:
Implementation of the main activities for conducting fundamental and applied research in the field of materials science.
Key and functional tasks
Research in the field of synthesis of materials (thin films, polymer materials and electrodes for energy storage);
Conducting experiments on the characterization of materials using electron microscopy methods, spectral methods, the study of physico-chemical, and electrochemical properties of materials;
Production of thin-film polymeric materials, electrodes using methods spin coating, electrospinning, cross-linking;
Supervising junior members of the research group;
Preparation and submission of proposals to internal and external funding agencies;
To publish the research results in the international peer-reviewed journals;
Participation in conferences for research outcome dissemination.
Higher education in the field of materials science, chemistry or related areas.
The presence of a Master Degree.
Desired professional qualifications/experience
Work experience of at least 2 years in the field of scientific research. If the candidate has a master’s degree or PhD – no requirement for work experience
The presence of H- index is appreciated;
Experience in the field of materials science and electrochemistry
Experience in the field of characterization of materials, microscopy and spectral analysis methods;
Strong knowledge and high level of competence in relevant field of science;
Fundamental and/or applied scientific-research experience.
Good communication skills; high ability to cooperate and work as part of the team as well as with project partners.
Strong leadership skills, ability to work in international academic environment individually and in team, taking initiatives, problem-solving skills, self-motivating.
Proficiency in languages, including state language, (list of languages)
Knowledge of English language (required)
Until selecting the candidate corresponding to the above requirements