Research Assistant in Experimental Physics

University of Freiburg Institute of Physics

2 Postdoc/Research Assistant positions in Experimental Physics

The Institute of Physics offers 2 Postdoc/Research Assistant positions in Experimental Physics | term for filing application: 31.05.2020
Consider making the switch to the University of Freiburg: It is one of the most renowned and strongest research universities in Germany, with a history spanning more than 500 years. You'll engage in top-notch research and teaching with a unique spectrum of disciplines, perspectives, and people - right in the heart of one of Germany's most beautiful cities.

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The Institute of Physics offers

2 Postdoc/Research Assistant positions in Experimental Physics
Fulltime position, Start-date: At the earliest possible date.

in the group of Prof. Frank Stienkemeier at the Institute of Physics, University of Freiburg, Germany.

The connected experimental research involves laser spectroscopy, femtosecond time-resolved methods, Free-Electron Laser radiation as well as molecular, cluster and helium droplet beams.

One position has a focus on experiments at Free-Electron-Laser XUV and X-ray light sources; the second position will be focused on organic molecular complexes in the gas phase, studied by means of  photoelectron and fluorescence spectroscopy using femtosecond/nanosecond lasers.  

Qualified, highly self-motivated candidates should hold a PhD in Physics, Chemistry, or related fields and have a strong background in femtosecond laser pulses, molecular and cluster beams and related detection of photons, electrons and ions.

Candidates may develop new research ideas and projects for a further academic career (with possibility for Habilitation).

Interested and highly qualified candidates should send their application to Prof. Frank Stienkemeier, including a statement of research interests (max. 1 page) as well as names and addresses of 2 referees.

The position will be limited initially to one year with options for extension. The salary will be determined in accordance with TV-L E13.
We are particularly pleased to receive applications from women for the position advertised here.
Please send your application in English including supporting documents mentioned above citing the reference number 00001032, by 31.05.2020 at the latest. Please send your application to the following address in written or electronic form:
University of Freiburg
Institute of Physics
Prof. Frank Stienkemeier
Hermann-Herder-Str. 3
D-79104 Freiburg, Germany

For further information, please contact Her Prof. Dr. Frank Stienkemeier on the phone number +49 761 203-7609 or E-Mail .
General and legal remarks:

Full-time positions may generally be split up into two or more part-time positions, provided that there are no formal or legal barriers. Candidates are selected in accordance with the provisions of the AGG (Allgemeines Gleichbehandlungsgesetz - German General Equal Treatment Act).

Applicants with disabilities (Schwerbehinderte Menschen) will be given preferential consideration in case of equal qualification.

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