Bayerisches Geoinstitut at the University of Bayreuth (Germany) invites applications for the position of a

Postdoctoral Scientist (E13)

The position is funded for three years, starting from July 1, 2019. A later starting date can be negotiated. The successful applicant will be based at the FRM II neutron source in Garching and will participate in the final installment and commissioning of the SAPHiR instrument. SAPHiR is a unique multi anvil apparatus of new design that allows simultaneous neutron diffraction and radiography experiments up to 25 GPa and 2000 ?C. The applicant will have the opportunity to carry out independent research with the instrument.

Formal requirement for applications is a Ph. D. in Earth sciences, physics, chemistry or a related field. Previous experience with neutron experiments is not required. Applications including CV, publication list, statement of research interests, and copies of university certificates should be sent as one single pdf file to hans.keppler@uni-bayreuth.de, preferably before July 1, 2019. However, applications will be considered until the position is filled.

posted: 06 June 2019     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.