Postdoctoral Position At The Department Of Chemical Physics And Optics

Universities and Institutes of Czech

Czech Republic

September 30, 2022


  • Organisation/Company: Charles University
  • Research Field: Physics
  • Researcher Profile: Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • Application Deadline: 30/09/2022 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • Location: Czech Republic › Prague
  • Type Of Contract: Temporary
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Hours Per Week: 40
  • Offer Starting Date: 01/01/2023
  • Reference Number: 202209-PD-KCHFO
  • In accordance with the Competitive Hiring Process Code of Charles University the Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics of Charles University announces opening of the following scientific postdoc positions with submission deadline September 30, 2022

    Postdoctoral position at the Department of Chemical Physics and Optics with specialization in Optics and Optoelectronics specifically focused on the experimental research of the interaction of free electrons in an electron microscope with optical fields of laser pulses, novel forms of coherent cathodoluminescence and time-resolved imaging using pulsed electron beams. The position is funded by ERC Starting Grant eWaveShaper.

    ID of the position: 202209-PD-KCHFO

    Qualification requirements: Ph.D. degree (or equivalent) in a relevant area. The applicant should have experimental experience in the fields of electron microscopy and electron optics (including the design and implementation of electron-optical components). The applicant should present a list of relevant papers in impacted journals. Activity in preparation of grant proposals and regular publication activity will be expected.

    Expected starting date is January 1, 2023, and is negotiable.


    All applicants are required to have a Ph.D. (or equivalent) in the relevant field, achieved a maximum of eight years ago. This period does not include the period of maternity leave, parental leave, military service, periods of serious health complications, or periods of other similar legal long-term obstacles to work (e.g. time spent in long-term care for a family member/close person). Publication activity in the given field in periodicals recognized in the given field and further experience from stays at foreign workplaces are assumed.

    Electronic applications, i.e., a scan of the signed cover letter accompanied by

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Proofs of education (PhD diploma or an equivalent certificate)
  • List of publications with overview of citations (by WoS)
  • Description of scientific experience
  • Research statement
  • should be sent to the email address by September 30 , 2022. The subject of this e-mail should contain the ID of the position.

    The candidate should also arrange for two letters of recommendation to be emailed to the same address (and to the address possibly specified above). The subjects of these e-mails should also contain the ID of the position.

    Contact Information
  • Organisation/Company: Charles University
  • Department: Department of Human Resources
  • Organisation Type: Higher Education Institute
  • Website: https: // www.
  • Country: Czech Republic
  • City: Prague 2
  • Postal Code: 12116
  • Street: Ke Karlovu 3