Postdoc in Electrochemistry

Research Center Jülich - FZJ - Helmholtz Association

Jülich, Germany

Work group:

IEK-11 - Helmholtz-Institut Erlangen-Nürnberg Erneuerbare Energien


Area of research:

Scientific / postdoctoral posts


Job description:

Your Job:

Execution of experiments in the field of High-throughput / combinatorial methods in electrochemistry Carrying out investigations within the framework of the Electrocatalysis in fuel cells Fundamental electrocatalysis research using coupled electrochemical / non-electrochemical techniques

Your Profile:

Good university degree in Chemistry, Physics, Chemical Engineering or a relevant discipline Previous experience in electrochemistry is required and one (or more) of the following is desirable: high-throughput / combinatorial methods in electrochemistry, coupled electrochemical / non-electrochemical techniques, fuel cells (fundamental and/or applied aspects) Strong interest in pursuing research in a multidisciplinary project related to renewable hydrogen generation via electrolysis Excellent organizational skills Ability to show initiative and work independently Excellent cooperation and communication skills and ability to work as part of a team and ability to lead a team Excellent skills in spoken and written English

Our Offer:

A lively scientific environment within the subinstitute and possibilities for cooperation with excellent partners at the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, the Forschungszentrum Jülich, the Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin and numerous partners abroad An excellent international work environment to perform sound, high-quality research at the international level Daily, hands-on experience in worldwide-unique electrochemical characterization techniques Active participation in project meetings, as well as on national and international conferences to present the results and to develop further competences Interaction and cooperation with world-leading industrial partners Strong support and mentoring for setting up a future career in science and / or the industry Limited for 2 years with possible longer-term prospects Full-time position with the option of slightly reduced working hours Salary and social benefits in conformity with the provisions of the Collective Agreement for the Civil Service (TVöD)

Place of employment: ErlangenForschungszentrum Jülich aims to employ more women in this area and therefore particularly welcomes applications from women.We also welcome applications from disabled persons.


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Quote Reference: Helmholtz-2018-392

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