Open Positions 1
Time Span 01 Mar 2022 for 3 years
Application Deadline 31 Jan 2022
Type of Position
PhD - Individual Supervisor
Field of Research
Mathematics / Natural Sciences
Subjects Physics, Chemistry, Material Scienes
Description The INM Program Division Energy Materials is at the
forefront of exploring and applying novel electrode materials for batteries,
supercapacitors, and hybrid devices. An exciting development is the transition
towards predictive tools to advance electrochemical energy storage
technologies. Digitalization of material and processing parameters enables
digital twinning and a new era of high-throughput and optimized research. In a
new project funded by BMBF (German Ministry for Research) within the ProZell
consortium, we are seeking to fill an open position for a Ph.D. student (male
/ female / diverse).
• New materials for advanced batteries: synthesis and materials
characterization (microscopy, diffraction, spectroscopy, etc.) of electrode
materials for lithium-ion batteries (including hybrid materials derived from
Prussian Blue Analogues and MXene)
• Active participation in the research activities of the group in close
collaboration with other team members.
• Communication and collaboration with academic and industry partners.
• Publish scientific papers resulting from this research and present results
at international meetings.
We are seeking a person with a degree in physics, chemistry, materials
science, or another related science field. Previous experience with
electrochemical applications or the synthesis of nanomaterials is a benefit.
Candidates should be self-motivated, have good interpersonal, communication
and presentation skills, and a demonstrated ability to interact effectively
with staff at all levels. The ability to work as a member of an international,
multi-disciplinary team is a critical asset, and proficiency in English is
Do you want to know more about the project? Just contact us!
Interested candidates should submit their complete application, including a
CV, publication list, and a one-page motivation letter, and two letters of
reference before February 1st, 2022. We prefer to receive your application
electronically (single pdf file smaller than 5 MB) addressed to Prof. Volker
Presser under email@example.com.
The INM is an equal-opportunity employer with certified family-friendly
policy. We promote professional opportunities for women and strongly encourage
them to apply. Severely disabled applicants with equal qualification and
aptitude will be given preferential consideration.
Language of Dissertation
Letter of Motivation
List of Publication
Others : two letters of reference
More Information https: // www. leibniz-inm.de/stellenangebot/phd-student-