The director of the CEITEC Brno University of Technology is opening a position of a: Postdoctoral Research Fellow for ERC team: “2D Materials, Energy Storage, Electrochemistry, Wearable sensors”

(Postdoktorand pro tým ERC: 2D materiály, skladování energie, elektrochemie, nositelné senzory)



Pumera research team “Future Energy and Innovation Lab” (www.pumera.org) is seeking an outstanding applicant for a scientific position of a postdoctoral research fellow. We are looking for experienced electrochemist with skills in either water splitting, photoelectrochemistry, hydrogen evolution, and/or supercapacitors. Ability to carry out materials characterization is important part of the job. You will have the unique opportunity to work with state-of-the-art SEM, TEM, UHV STM system, XPS, and ALD as well with 3D printing systems (see nano.ceitec.cz).


  •        Deep knowledge of electrochemistry is must.
  •        Materials characterization techniques hand-on experience is advantage.
  •        Ability to carry out the research projects independently, interpret the data and write manuscript.
  •        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.
  •        Chief investigator is Highly Cited Researcher & ERC grant holder.
  •        Highly motivating environment.
  •        Support of team members with diverse background.
  •        Work in the Czech Science City Brno with many collaboration possibilities.
  •        Wide international network of collaborators – From University of California to Singapore.


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

Interested candidate should provide:

  • Detailed CV including list of publications,
  • Cover letter stating the motivation for applying,
  • 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 – 40 hours per week.
  •        Place: Purkyňova 123, Brno, Czech Republic.

Electronic applications including required items should be submitted to e-mail recruitment@ceitec.vutbr.cz by June 15th, 2023 and quote the “Wearonix” in the subject.