The Institute of Photonics and Electronics v. v. i.* invites applications for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow position in the field of development of high-power CW and pulse fibre lasers and join the Fibre Lasers and Nonlinear Optics research team.

Job description

The selected candidate will participate in the development of high-power CW and pulse fibre lasers. The research will be focused on high-power CW and high-energy Q-switched and mode-locked ytterbium-, thulium-, and holmium-doped fibre lasers, fibre amplifiers and applications.


  • PhD degree (equivalent) in the field of fibre lasers.
  • Experience with high-power/pulsed fibre lasers.
  • Good command of written and spoken English.

We offer

  • Work in an international and inclusive research team and institution.
  • Participation in multidisciplinary research projects with outstanding research infrastructure.
  • Interesting and challenging work with possibility of professional development.
  • Full-time employment with five weeks of vacation and other benefits.

Terms of employment

Full-time employment contract for one year with the possibility of an extension starting from July 2024 or as soon as possible.

Application procedure

To apply, please respond to Mrs. Simona Motlová (email motlova@ufe.cz) with the following documents:

  • cover letter,
  • CV,
  • list of publications,
  • letter of reference.

In the subject line of your email, please state that you are applying for a Postdoctoral research fellow position in Fibre Lasers and Nonlinear Optics team.