16/09/2022

University Assistant (prae doc)

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Faculty of Physics
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    PhysicsMathematical physics
    PhysicsSolid state physics
    PhysicsStatistical physics
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    16/10/2022 00:00 - Europe/London
  • LOCATION
    Austria › Wien
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Part-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    30
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/12/2022
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    13494
  • MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER
    No

OFFER DESCRIPTION

The Vienna Doctoral School in Physics (VDSP) is home to over 140 doctoral candidates in Physics at the University of Vienna who work at the forefront of science. On their way to an internationally competitive PhD in Physics our students receive training, mentoring and support to become independent researchers and to connect with the local and wider science community. The VDSP offers a praedoc position in the group of Prof. Christos Likos. The successful candidate is expected to conduct research in a broad field covering aspects of coarse-graining approaches (theory and simulation) in Soft Matter Physics with a contract duration of 3 years. Emphasis is put on dynamical properties of colloidal suspensions and polymer solutions of various architectures with particular focus on the modelling of hydrodynamics and activity. The position also includes an obligation to participate in teaching activities of the Faculty. Although teaching in English is possible, knowledge of German is welcome.In order to apply please visit our web page https://vds-physics.univie.ac.at/admission
Duration of employment: 3 year/s
The employment relationship is initially limited to 1.5 years and automatically extended to a total of 3 years, unless the employer submits a declaration of non-renewal after a maximum of 12 month.

- Participation in research and teaching
- Holding classes due to regulations of wage agreement
- Presentation of research activities at international conferences
- Publications of research papers
- Teaching and support of students including examinations
- Assistance in organization of conferences, meetings and symposiums - Participation in research and teaching
- Holding classes due to regulations of wage agreement
- Presentation of research activities at international conferences
- Publications of research papers
- Teaching and support of students including examinations
- Assistance in organization of conferences, meetings and symposiums

More Information

Benefits

Eligibility criteria

- MSc in physics or related disciplines (physical chemistry or theoretical/computational chemistry)
- Very good command in written and oral English
- Knowledge of German is welcome
- Experience in computer simulations of soft condensed matter constitutes is a strong requirement
- Willingness and motivation to conduct guided but increasingly self-driven research in soft matter Physics is a must

Selection process

- MSc in physics or related disciplines (physical chemistry or theoretical/computational chemistry)
- Very good command in written and oral English
- Knowledge of German is welcome
- Experience in computer simulations of soft condensed matter constitutes is a strong requirement
- Willingness and motivation to conduct guided but increasingly self-driven research in soft matter Physics is a must

Additional comments

The University of Vienna was founded in 1365 and is the oldest university in the German-speaking world and one of the largest in Central Europe. At present, about 88,000 students are enrolled in 180 courses at the University of Vienna. The University of Vienna is also the largest teaching and research institution in Austria with 8,900 employees, 6,700 of whom are scientists and academics.

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Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    PhysicsMathematical physics
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    PhysicsSolid state physics
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    PhysicsStatistical physics
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None

Offer Requirements

Skills/Qualifications

- MSc in physics or related disciplines (physical chemistry or theoretical/computational chemistry)
- Very good command in written and oral English
- Knowledge of German is welcome
- Experience in computer simulations of soft condensed matter constitutes is a strong requirement
- Willingness and motivation to conduct guided but increasingly self-driven research in soft matter Physics is a must Application documents

- Letter of Motivation

- Curriculum vitae

- List of publications, evidence of teaching experience (if available)

- Degree certificates

Specific Requirements

- MSc in physics or related disciplines (physical chemistry or theoretical/computational chemistry)
- Very good command in written and oral English
- Knowledge of German is welcome
- Experience in computer simulations of soft condensed matter constitutes is a strong requirement
- Willingness and motivation to conduct guided but increasingly self-driven research in soft matter Physics is a must Application documents

- Letter of Motivation

- Curriculum vitae

- List of publications, evidence of teaching experience (if available)

- Degree certificates

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Computational and Soft Matter Physics
Austria
VIENNA
Wien
1090
Boltzmanngasse 5

EURAXESS offer ID: 837972
Posting organisation offer ID: 13494

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