As a member of the Helmholtz Association of German Research Centers, the HZDR employs about 1,400 people. The Center's focus is on interdisciplinary research in the areas energy, health, and matter.
The Dresden High Magnetic Field Laboratory (HLD) focuses on modern materials research in high magnetic fields. As part of the Institute, the Department of Strongly Correlated Electron Systems invites applications as PostDoc / Scientist (f/m/d) Research in Quantum Materials.
The position will be available from 1 January 2023. The initial employment contract is limited to two years, with possibility of extension.
PostDoc / Scientist (f/m/d) Research in Quantum Materials
Pursue vigorous research in an internationally leading user facility
Participate in the in-house research program at the HLD, focusing on high-field electron spin resonance spectroscopy of low-dimensional and frustrated quantum spin systems
Participate in the Cluster of Excellence Complexity and Topology in Quantum Materials
Support the user program of the HLD that provides access to pulsed magnetic fields beyond 90 T as well as to a large variety of experimental techniques, including high-field electron spin resonance spectroscopy
PhD degree in Physics
Experience in high magnetic field and/or low-temperature measurements as well as in strongly correlated electron physics such as quantum magnetism – the focus of the HLD in-house research program - is desired
Independent working style, demanding high quality of your own research
Well-developed social and communicative skills
Very good English language skills
What we offer:
A vibrant research community in an open, diverse, and international work environment
Scientific excellence and extensive professional networking opportunities
The employment contract is limited to two years with the possibility of extension
Salary and social benefits in accordance with the collective agreement for the public sector (TVöD-Bund) including 30 days of paid holiday leave, company pension scheme (VBL)
We support a good work-life balance and flexible working hours
Numerous company health management offers
An employer subsidy for the VVO job ticket
How to apply:
Kindly submit your completed application (including cover letter, CV incl. list of publications, brief statement of scientific research, and addresses of three referees) only via our online-application-system: https://www.hzdr.de/db/Cms?pNid=490&pLang=en&pOid=65791