Empa's Center for X-ray Analytics announces an open position for a
The Center for X-ray Analytics developsX-ray methodologies for understanding materials structure in life- and materials science. Our core activities in the development X-ray diffraction and scattering methods relate with the evaluation of the structure – property relationships.
In the frame of an industrial project interfacing research and industrial needs, we are looking for a postdoc having a background (PhD) in X-ray analytical methods, more precisely related to high resolution X-ray diffraction methods (HRXRD). The working place will be Dübendorf / Zurich.
PhD degree in chemistry, biochemistry, materials science or physics
Deep knowledge in X-ray diffraction and scattering methods
Scientific excellence and being an independent researcher
Experienced in project management and writing scientific publications
Fluent in English and German and enjoying a multicultural environment
We offer this postdoc position at a research institution with excellent infrastructure and broad interdisciplinary surrounding. The position is available for the 1st of January 2020 or upon agreement and initially will be limited to one year with a performance based possibility for contract extension.