The University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland includes nine schools with more than 12’000 students. We are looking for you to join the Institute of Mathematics and Natural Sciences at the School of Engineering in Windisch, Switzerland, at the earliest possible date:
Research Associate (m/f)
Power Semiconductors
Your tasks
This position aims at potential master students, who will participate in the part-time program: You will be enrolled for 50 % in the studies program and be employed for 50 % as a research assistant. The tasks include the following:
  • Design and simulations of high voltage SiC devices, fulfilling the requirements derived from applications
  • Support to the microfabrication team at the ABB industrial partner cleanroom
  • Opportunity to work in world class computational facilities and have the support of a high-qualified scientific team, which will allow further strengthening your network
  • Perform and analyze experiments as well as present these results in high rank journals and international conferences
  • Supervision of bachelor and master students
Your profile
You hold a Bachelor’s degree in electro engineering or a related subject and have strong interpersonal skills. The following aspects complete your profile:
  • Knowledge of simulation programming is desired, preferentially related to semiconductors
  • Experiences with project management, teaching and student supervision are beneficial assets
  • Highly motivated student with excellent organizational and communicational skills in the English language (written and verbal)
A personality which is driven to innovate rounds your profile off.
Your application as
online via the following button to Alberto Tagliatti, HR officer. For further information please contact Prof. Dr. Renato Minamisawa, head of the physics laboratory, P +41 56 202 70 65, Email: renato.minamisawa@fhnw.ch.