Senior Researcher, Laboratory of Physical Chemistry

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Job title:

Senior Researcher (for research project implementation period)

Education

Must have a  PhD, doctor of science, or candidate of science degree in chemical technology, materials science, chemistry, electrochemistry or physics.

Description:

Conducting research independently and under supervision, participating in implementation of experiments, interpretaion and analysis of scientific and technical data, preparation of reports on the research results, participation in the design and writing of scientific projects, papers, reports;

Performing the synthesis of nanostructured materials ( thin films, nanoparticles, graphene, nanotubes, semiconductor materials and materials for energy storage) and composites;

Conducting experiments on characterization of materials using electron microscopy techniques, spectroscopic methods, battery and electrochemical methods, studying  physical-chemical, electrical and optical properties of materials;

Supervising junior members of the research group and students;

Preparation of quarterly and annual reports;

Preparation and submission of proposals to internal and external funding agencies;

To publish the research results in international peer-reviewed journals;

Participation in conferences for research outcome dissemination.

Travel

 Possible

Experience (duration, field or other)

Work experience in research: at least 7 years

Research experience and scientific publications, publications in international journals with impact factor and reports at international conferences;

Experience in field of materials science, nanotechnology; Experience in electrochemical characterization of materials is preferable.

The presence of H- index is appreciated.

Strong background and high level of competence in relevant field of science;

Experience of working with students in English.

Professional competencies and personal characteristics

Strong leadership skills, ability to work in academic environment individually and in team, taking initiatives, problem-solving skills, self-motivating.

Language competencies:

Fluency in English (obligatory)

Application materials:

CV, reference letters

Deadline for application:

The position will remain open until it is filled