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In accordance with the The Competitive Hiring Process Code of Charles University, the Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics of Charles University announces opening of following positions with submission deadline December 31, 2023

Postdoc at the Department of Condensed Matter Physics

Non-academic position
Workplace:Faculty of Mathematics and Physics - School of Physics - Department of Condensed Matter Physics
Job Offer Code: 202312-VP2-MFF-KFKL-038

The position is financed by the bilateral Czech-Polish grant "Superconducting nanohybrids out of equilibrium" awarded by the Czech Science Foundation for the years 2024 and 2025 with the salary in the range 50-55 thousand CZK (approximately 2100-2300 EUR). The team on the Czech side consists of 4 experienced researchers and collaborates with two Polish groups from Poznan and Lublin.

Qualification and Other Requirements:

Postdoc in theoretical condensed matter physics, expertise in strongly correlated systems, ideally for nanoscopic superconducting hybrids. Ph.D. degree (or equivalent) in a relevant area by the starting date. Necessary requirements: knowledge of interacting impurity models and/or mesoscopic superconductivity, with methods ranging from (semi)analytical tools (many-body perturbation theory, renormalization group) to heavy numerics such as NRG or QMC. Ab-initio methods only are NOT sufficient prerequisite to join the project!

Expected Start Date:March 01, 2024 or negotiable
Term contract:2 years
Informal inquiries can be sent to:tomas.novotny@matfyz.cuni.cz


The application with required attachments should be sent by e-mail to positions@matfyz.cuni.cz by the deadline. The subject of this e-mail should contain the job offer code.


If any recommendation letters are required, the applicant is responsible to ensure that they are sent to the same e-mail address positions@matfyz.cuni.cz. The subjects of these e-mails should also contain the job offer code.


In justified cases, e.g., if the applicant completes his doctoral studies in the period between the submission of the application and the date of starting the employment relationship, the applicant must provide proof of the completed doctoral studies before signing the employment contract.


Candidates who progress to the second round of the selection procedure will be invited for an interview. The interview may be conducted by means of information and communication technology if justified, at the request of the candidate. The Committee may invite selected candidates to give a lecture to the academic community of the Faculty.

Application Submission Deadline:December 31, 2023 at 00:00 CET
Documents Required for the Application:
  • two letters of recommendation
  • proof of Ph.D. degree
  • structured CV
  • motivation letter
  • list of publication activity
Published On: October 30, 2023

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