Empa - the place where innovation starts

Empa is the research institute for materials science and technology of the ETH Domain and conducts cutting-edge research for the benefit of industry and the well-being of society.
Our Laboratory High Performance Ceramics is looking for a
PhD Student in the field of 3D printing of sensor integrated soft robotic structures

The PhD student is funded as part of the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) Innovative Training Networks under the European Commission’s H2020 programme. The PhD student will contribute to the project “Soft, Self-responsive, Smart MAterials for RoboTs” as early stage researchers (ESRs) with the possibility to write a PhD thesis within the 3 years project duration.


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We offer a PhD student position at the research institution, in collaboration with European Universities, with excellent infrastructure and plenty of possibilities for personal and professional development. The position is for three year starting Sept. 2020.

For further information about the position please contact Dr Frank Clemens frank.clemens@empa.ch and visit our websites www.empa.ch/web/s201 and Empa-Video


The recruiting process will be centralized and organized by the SMART Project Committee, a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) Innovative Training Network under the European Commission’s H2020 Programme. 

For more information and downloading of your application, please visit the webpage http://www.smartitn.eu/recruitment/ and select the Position ESR 11. Applications via email will not be considered.