Job Advertisement W 40/2023

The University of Rostock offers a diverse, varied and demanding job in a tradition-conscious, yet innovative, modern and family-friendly university in a lively city by the sea.

At the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Institute of Chemistry, Photonic Nanomaterials group, subject to budgetary provisions, we are filling the following position at the earliest possible date on a temporary basis for a period of three years:

Research Assistant (m/f/d)
EG 13 TV-L, part-time employment, 20 hours/week, limited, qualification position

We are looking for an outstanding and committed person for a research project on the topic of colloidal nanoparticles. The working group for photonic nanomaterials combines prepara­tive techniques with spectroscopic and microscopic methods for the synthesis and investigation of novel nano­structures. We offer a versatile, varied and interdisciplinary work environment on the border between chemistry and physics. Of particular interest are semiconductors and semiconductor hybrid materials, the fabrication of complex nanomaterials, and the investigation of dynamic processes and photocatalytic properties.

Tasks and Responsibilities


Our offer

University of Rostock as an employer

Equal opportunities are important to us. We welcome applications from suitable severely disabled persons or persons of equal status. We aim to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching and therefore encourage relevantly qualified women to apply. We welcome applications from people of other nationalities or with a migration background.

Formal notes

The temporal limitation of the employment relationship is based on § 2 (1) WissZeitVG.

As the position is also eligible for employees who are already employed on a part-time basis at the university due to the range of hours, we examine within the scope of official possibilities whether an increase in working hours is possible as a result of the application.

If desired, the staff council can be consulted during the selection process. Please enclose an informal request for this with your application documents.

We look forward to receiving your online application with complete, informative documents (cover letter, resume, diploma with indication of final grade) by 31.05.2023 at the latest. Only applications received via our application portal and containing all requested documents will be considered.

Unfortunately, application and travel costs cannot be covered by the state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern.

For further information please contact:

Institute of Chemistry Mr. Prof. Dr. Klaus Boldt, Tel. 0381 / 498- 6505
HR department Mrs. Pauline Hammer, Tel. 0381 / 498- 1281
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