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Tenure Track Scientist Job – Pressure and Mechanical Load, Sample Environment Group, Switzerland, Feb 2022

Paul Scherrer Institut (PSI), Switzerland

The Paul Scherrer Institute PSI invites applications for a Scientist (Tenure Track) position in Pressure and mechanical load, at the Sample Environment Group of the Laboratory for Neutron and Muon Instrumentation LIN, Switzerland – Feb 2022

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General Info

Position: Scientist
No. of Positions: 1
Research Field: ,
Joining Date: ASAP
Contract Period: 3 Years
Salary: According to Standard Norms

Sample Environment Group
Laboratory for Neutron and Muon Instrumentation LIN
Paul Scherrer Institut (PSI), Switzerland
Villigen PSI, Switzerland

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Qualification Details

  • PhD degree in natural sciences / engineering with a strong background in solid state physics
  • Experience in operating pressure cells and using them for research
  • Experience in mechanical design CAD and structural simulations FEA
  • Experience in low temperature techniques and cryogenics
  • Excellent communication skills (incl. fluent in English, willingness to learn German) and open-minded for new ideas

Responsibilities/Job Description

Your tasks

  • Support pressure and mechanical load related experiments in the SINQ and SµS user programs
  • Drive new research activities utilizing high pressure equipment
  • Manage and develop new collaborations on high-pressure science across PSI and with external international partners
  • Take an active role in the development of pressure equipment

How to Apply?

Application Method: Online Application
Ref. No.: 3601-01

Application Procedure

Please submit your application online by 11 February 2022 (including list of publications and addresses of referees for the position as a Scientist (Tenure Track) (index no. 3601-01).

About the Employer: Paul Scherrer Institut (PSI), Switzerland


Our institution is based on an interdisciplinary, innovative and dynamic collaboration. You will profit from a systematic training on the job, in addition to personal development possibilities and our pronounced vocational training culture. If you wish to optimally combine work and family life or other personal interests, we are able to support you with our modern employment conditions and the on-site infrastructure.

This is a Tenure Track position. The employment contract will initially be limited to 3 years.

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Contact details

For further information, please contact Dr Marek Bartkowiak, phone +41 56 310 47 31.

Advertisement Details: Scientist (Tenure Track)

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