INSTITUTION Institute of Low Temperature and Structure Research, PAS
CITY Wroclaw
POSITION adjunct at Division of Low Temperature and Superconductivity
DISCIPLINE chemistry
POSTED February 08, 2017
EXPIRES February 22, 2017
KEY WORDS adjunct, crystal growth, superconductivity, low temperatures
DESCRIPTION (field, expectations, comments):

The aim of the competition is an employment for scientific post of adjunct with the competences of metallic and non-metallic single crystals growth (with PhD in chemistry obtained within a year). The candidate should poses meaningful scientific experience documented with published papers, and speak English fluently. The candidate should have at least five years’ experience in single crystal growth and some knowledge on preparation of superconducting materials.

The successful candidate should also have experience in synthesis of iron pnictides and chalcogenides. The applicant must have good ability to design and perform low- and high-temperature resistivity, magnetoresistivity, Hall effect, AC and DC susceptibility measurements.

The required documents:

  1. Application letter addressed to the Director of the Institute*;
  2. Copies of MSc and PhD diplomas;
  3. Curriculum Vitae and list of publications;
  4. Concise description of hitherto scientific achievements;
  5. Declaration that if employed the Institute of Low Temperature and Structure Research will be the applicant’s principal employer.

The documents should be submitted to the secretary office at Institute of Low Temperature and Structure Research, Okólna Str. 2, 50-422 Wrocław with the annotation: “Competition for adjunct position”. Tel./fax: 71 343 5021, e-mail:

The competition expires: February 22, 2017.
Determining the results: March 1, 2017.
All candidates will be informed about the result of competition.
Employment period: three years, full-time.

*Candidates are kindly asked to include the following expression: “I agree for processing my personal data enclosed in my documents for the needs necessary of the recruitment (according to the bill from September 29, 1997 about the protection of personal details (Dz. U. Nr 133, poz. 883 with later changes)”.