The director of the CEITEC Brno University of Technology is opening a position of a: „Postdoctoral Research Fellow: Electrochemistry, 2D Materials, Energy Storage, Wearable Sensors and Micro/Nanomachines“


ERC grant holder and one of the most cited scientis in the world, Prof. Martin Pumera and his research research team “Future Energy and Innovation Lab” (energy.ceitec.cz; 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, batteries 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.
  • Out of 20 lab members, 18 are foreigners, from Germany, Malajsia, Spain, Italy, India, China, Singapore. Highly international company.
  • Competitive salary on EU level.
  • 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.

Electronic applications including required items should be submitted to e-mail recruitment@ceitec.vutbr.cz by August 16th, 2021 and quote the “Wearonix” in the subject.