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Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­si­tät Dres­den - Faculty of Che­mi­stry and Food Che­mi­stry, Chair of Inor­ga­nic Che­mi­stry II

The TU Dres­den is one of ele­ven Ger­man uni­ver­si­ties that were iden­ti­fied as an “excel­lence uni­ver­sity”. TUD has about 36.500 stu­dents and almost 5319 employees, 507 pro­fes­sors among them, and, thus, is the lar­gest uni­ver­sity in Sax­ony, today.

Having been com­mit­ted to sci­en­ces and the engi­nee­ring before the reuni­fi­ca­tion of Ger­many, TU Dres­den now is a multi-disci­pline uni­ver­sity, also offe­ring huma­nities and social sci­en­ces as well as medi­cine.

Rese­arch Asso­ciate / Post­doc

(sub­ject to per­so­nal qua­li­fi­ca­ti­ons, employees are remu­ne­ra­ted accord­ing to salary group E 13 TV-L)
The posi­tion is star­ting as soon as pos­si­ble, for a period of 2 years. The period of employ­ment is gover­ned by the Fixed Term Rese­arch Con­tracts Act (Wis­sen­schafts­zeit­ver­trags­ge­setz - WissZeitVG). The regu­lar place of work is the Max Planck Insti­tute for Che­mi­cal Phy­sics of Solids in Dres­den.

Work­ing field:

Syn­the­sis of com­pounds with an extra­or­di­na­rily high elec­tron con­tent that have not yet been inves­ti­ga­ted in detail, in par­ti­cu­lar highly redu­ced cyano-com­ple­xes with tran­si­tion metals in d10 con­fi­gu­ra­tion and salts with unusual anions such as CCN3-; deve­lop­ment and opti­mi­sa­tion of methods for the pre­pa­ra­tion of sin­gle-phase sam­ples and sin­gle crystals of these highly air- and mois­ture-sen­si­tive com­pounds; com­pre­hen­sive expe­ri­men­tal cha­rac­te­ri­sa­tion of the newly dis­co­ve­red sub­s­tan­ces (dif­frac­tion, spec­tro­scopy, micro­scopy, elec­tri­cal and magne­tic pro­per­ties) as well as quan­tum che­mi­cal bon­ding ana­ly­sis in col­la­bo­ra­tion with other rese­ar­chers.


a very good uni­ver­sity degree (M.Sc., Dipl.) and a doc­to­ral degree (not older than 3 years) in Che­mi­stry; ide­ally, expe­ri­ence in the field of Inor­ga­nic Solid State and Struc­tu­ral Che­mi­stry and in working with air- and mois­ture-sen­si­tive com­pounds; good com­mand of Eng­lish and wil­ling­ness to pre­sent rese­arch results at inter­na­tio­nal con­fe­ren­ces; abi­lity to work in an inter­di­sci­pli­nary and inter­na­tio­nal team.

What we of­fer:

oppor­tu­nity to con­duc­ting rese­arch in an exis­ting team wit­hin a DFG-fun­ded pro­ject; an attrac­tive com­bi­na­tion of a uni­ver­sity and a non-uni­ver­sity rese­arch insti­tu­tion; diverse net­wor­king and fur­ther edu­ca­tion oppor­tu­nities; indi­vi­dual men­to­ring and a plea­sant working atmo­s­phere.

How to ap­ply:

App­li­ca­ti­ons from women are par­ti­cu­larly wel­come. The same app­lies to people with disa­bi­li­ties.
Please sub­mit your com­pre­hen­sive app­li­ca­tion inclu­ding all usual docu­ments and indi­ca­ting refe­rence num­ber 253 by 20.06.2019 (stam­ped arri­val date of the uni­ver­sity cen­tral mail ser­vice app­lies) pre­fer­a­bly via the TU Dres­den Secu­re­Mail Por­tal by sen­ding it as a PDF docu­ment to or by post to: TU Dres­den, Fakul­tät Che­mie und Lebens­mit­tel­che­mie, Pro­fes­sur für Anor­ga­ni­sche Che­mie II, Herrn Prof. Dr. Michael Ruck, Helm­holtz­str. 10, 01069 Dres­den. Please sub­mit copies only, as your app­li­ca­tion will not be retur­ned to you. Expen­ses incur­red in atten­ding inter­views can­not be reim­bur­sed.

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