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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 January 31, 2024

Postdoc position at the Department of Surface and Plasma Science, specialist in surface physics and chemistry

Non-academic position
Workplace:Faculty of Mathematics and Physics - School of Physics - Department of Surface and Plasma Science
Job Offer Code: 202401-VP2-MFF-KFPP-052

The successful candidate will be involved in a project investigating correlations between the physicochemical and catalytic or electrocatalytic properties of materials. The research is based on the preparation and characterization of model catalyst systems controlled at the level of single atoms. We offer an inspiring scientific environment, a high-tech laboratory, and close international cooperation with leading laboratories.

This position will be paid from the project OP JAK - Quantum materials for applications in sustainable technologies (QM4ST), registration number CZ.02.01.01/00/22_008/0004572.

Qualification and Other Requirements:

- Ph.D. in Physics or Chemistry obtained in 2018 or later

- advanced knowledge in physical chemistry of solids and solid surfaces

- hands-on experience in experimental methods of surface science

- experience with surface electrochemistry is an advantage

- high motivation, ability to work independently and in a team

Expected Start Date:April 01, 2024 or negotiable
Term contract:1 year
Informal inquiries can be sent to:viktor.johanek@mff.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:January 31, 2024 at 00:00 CET
Documents Required for the Application:
  • two letters of recommendation
  • structured CV
  • motivation letter
  • list of publication activity
  • proof of education
Published On: December 21, 2023

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