Postdoctoral researcher in Topological Active Metamaterials
The Institute of Physics (IoP) of the Faculty of Science (FNWI) has a vacancy for a Postdoctoral researcher in Topological Active Metamaterials. Our institute …
- Spui, Amsterdam, Noord-Holland
- Tijdelijk contract / Tijdelijke opdracht
- Uren per week:
- 38 uur
- € 2588 - € 4084 per maand
Our institute seeks an exceptional candidate with a background in physics, applied mathematics, engineering or related field, and with a strong taste for combining experimental, computational and theoretical approaches. The following areas of expertise are particularly welcome. On the experimental and numerical sides: rapid prototyping, mechanical testing, control/automation/robotics, image processing, data mining and computer programming (Python, Matlab, or equivalent). And as theoretical background: condensed matter theory, topological phases of matter, nonlinear physics and mechanics. Recently graduated PhD candidates and graduate students in their last year of studies are especially welcomed to apply.
- PhD degree in Physics;
- the ability to work independently as well as in a team;
- good communication skills (English).
The full-time appointment will be on a temporary basis for a period of three years. The monthly gross salary will range between €2,588 and €4,084 (scale 10), based on a full-time appointment. We offer a pension scheme, a holiday allowance of 8% per year, an end-of-year bonus of 8,3% and flexible employment conditions. Conditions are based on the Collective Labour Agreement of Dutch Universities. Favourable tax agreements may apply to non-Dutch applicants.
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You may apply using this link. All applications should include a motivation letter and an extensive CV. You will also need to provide contact details for 2 referees (please include these in your CV). Review of applications will take place on a rolling basis and will continue until the position is filled. The closing date is 15 June 2018.