Director of Nanotechnology Centre VSB – Technical University of Ostrava
announces a selection procedure for a post of

Researcher MEL (D)

for project REFRESH – Research Excellence For REgion Sustainability and High-tech Industries (CZ.10.03.01/00/22_003/0000048), research program program 4 – ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGIES FOR WATER AND AIR TREATMENT
supervised by Prof. Radek Zbořil and Prof. Daniela Plachá
The position is suitable for both women and men.

workplace website: VŠB – Materials Envi Lab
Prof. Zbořil: Radek Zbořil – Google Scholar

Activity description:

  • independently solving complex scientific research tasks in their field, actively publishing scientific articles,
  • conducting independent research and collaborates with other members of the research team,
  • data collecting for specific project outputs and their completion,
  • participating in the research activities of the living laboratory, or collaborating in the research activities of other living laboratories,
  • participating in the implementation of collaborations within research program.

Full time equivalent:                       1,0
Type of job contract:                       a two-year contract (possibly extended up to five-years)
Expected start of employment:   1.8.2024 or as agreed

We require:

  • Phd in Chemistry, Materials Science or Engineering,
  • 3 months’ foreign experience at least,
  • H-index 7 at least, or 100 citations at least,
  • experience of working abroad or with international research teams and  basic/applied/contract research projects.

We offer:

  • working in promising organisation,
  • salary evalution according project conditions and candidate’s experience,
  • 6 weeks of holidays,
  • flexible working hours,
  • university kindergarten,
  • possibility of contributing to a supplementary pension scheme,
  • company catering in the canteen,
  • MultiSport card,
  • other employee benefits according to the employer’s offer,
  • work on interesting up-to-date research topics with high application potential,
  • possibility to utilize top instrumental techniques,
  • motivating financial conditions and performance-driven bonuses.

Your personal data will be processed to the extent necessary for the implementation of the selection procedure in accordance with EU Regulation 2016/679.

E-mail the curriculum vitae, copies of documents on the acquired qualification, and a motivation letter to:

to July 31, 2024

In the subject of the email, please state « Researcher MEL (D) for RP4 ».