The director of the CEITEC Brno University of Technology is opening a position of a

„3D and 4D Printing and Bioprinting Post-doc researcher for Prof. Martin Pumera “


Pumera research team (www.pumera.org; energy.ceitec.cz; nano.ceitec.cz) is looking for an experienced materials chemist with skills in either 3D and 4D printing methods development for energy and biomaterials-related applications. Know how of 3D printing or 4D printing is essential.

You will have the unique opportunity to work with state-of-the-art SEM, TEM, UHV STM systems, GC/MS, XPS, and ALD as well as with 3D printing systems (see nano.ceitec.cz).


  • Deep knowledge of 3D, 4D printing is a must.
  • Materials preparation and characterization techniques hands-on experience is a must.
  • Ability to carry out research projects independently, interpret the data and write manuscripts.
  • Excellent team working skills, self-motivation, initiative, and persistence.
  • Ability to exploit CEITEC BUT core facilities and laboratories (nano.ceitec.cz).
  • Act as a source of information and advice to other members of the group on scientific protocols and experimental techniques.

We offer:

  • Fully English-speaking environment, international Group energy.ceitec.cz.
  • Chief investigator is a Highly Cited Researcher & ERC grant holder.
  • Highly motivating environment.
  • Support team members with diverse backgrounds.
  • Work in the Czech Science City Brno with many collaboration possibilities.
  • Wide international network of collaborators – From the University of California to Singapore.


We are looking for a highly motivated researcher with a strong background in electrochemistry and materials.

Interested candidates should provide:

  • Detailed CV including a list of publications.
  • Cover letter stating the motivation, his/her contribution to the field and vision.
  • Name and contact details of two academic referees from two distinct institutions.

Employment Conditions

  • Anticipated start date: Upon agreement. The sooner the better.
  • Highly competitive salary based on the candidate’s qualifications and experience.
  • 6 weeks of holidays.
  • Full time job.
  • Place: CEITEC BUT, Purkyňova 123, Brno, Czech Republic.

Electronic applications including required items should be submitted to e-mail recruitment@ceitec.vutbr.cz by January 31th, 2023, and quote the “3Dprinting” in the subject.