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

„Nanorobotics and Multiscale Robotics Lab Postdoctoral Fellow for Prof. Martin Pumera Lab “


Pumera research team (www.pumera.org; energy.ceitec.cz; nano.ceitec.cz) is seeking an outstanding applicant for a scientific position of a postdoctoral research fellow. We are looking for an experienced materials chemist with skills in either nanorobotics, microrobotics, millimeter-sized robots, or 3D bioprinting. The ability to carry out materials characterization is an important part of the job. You will have the unique opportunity to work with state-of-the-art SEM, TEM, UHV STM systems, XPS, and ALD as well as with 3D printing systems (see nano.ceitec.cz).


  • Deep knowledge of micro and nanorobotics is a must.
  • Materials preparation and characterization techniques hand-on experience is a must.
  • 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 a Highly Cited Researcher & ERC grant holder.
  • Highly motivating environment.
  • Support of 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 candidate 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.

Electronic applications including required items should be submitted to e-mail recruitment@ceitec.vutbr.cz by October 23th, 2022 and quote the “Robotics” in the subject.