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Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­si­tät Dres­den - Faculty of Mecha­ni­cal Sci­ence and Engi­nee­ring - Insti­tute of Mate­ri­als Sci­ence - Chair of Mate­ri­als Sci­ence and Nano­tech­no­logy

The TU Dres­den is one of ele­ven Ger­man uni­ver­si­ties that were iden­ti­fied as an “excel­lence uni­ver­sity”. TUD has about 36.500 stu­dents and almost 5319 employees, 507 pro­fes­sors among them, and, thus, is the lar­gest uni­ver­sity in Sax­ony, today.

Having been com­mit­ted to sci­en­ces and the engi­nee­ring before the reuni­fi­ca­tion of Ger­many, TU Dres­den now is a multi-disci­pline uni­ver­sity, also offe­ring huma­nities and social sci­en­ces as well as medi­cine.

Rese­arch Asso­ciate and Group Lea­der (m/f/x)

At TU Dres­den, Faculty of Mecha­ni­cal Sci­ence and Engi­nee­ring, Insti­tute of Mate­ri­als Sci­ence, Chair of Mate­ri­als Sci­ence and Nano­tech­no­logy (Prof. Dr. G. Cuni­berti) offers a posi­tion as

Rese­arch Asso­ciate and Group Lea­der (m/f/x)
(sub­ject to per­so­nal qua­li­fi­ca­tion, employees are remu­ne­ra­ted accord­ing to salary group E 14 TV-L)

in the field of Envi­ron­men­tal Nano­tech­no­logy. The posi­tion starts at the next pos­si­ble date and is limi­ted for an initial period of 3 years with the option of exten­sion to a maxi­mum of 6 years. The period of employ­ment is gover­ned by the Fixed Term Rese­arch Con­tracts Act (Wis­sen­schafts­zeit­ver­trags­ge­setz - WissZeitVG). The posi­tion aims at obtai­ning fur­ther aca­de­mic qua­li­fi­ca­tion (e.g. habi­li­ta­tion the­sis).

The sci­en­ti­fic activi­ties of the Chair of Mate­ri­als Sci­ence and Nano­tech­no­logy are con­cer­ned with the deve­lop­ment of inno­va­tive stra­te­gies for novel mate­ri­als and com­pon­ents with intrin­sic com­ple­xity on the nanos­cale. Bio­lo­gi­cal com­ple­xity pro­vi­des opti­mal approa­ches for the bot­tom-up design of novel mate­ri­als. For more infor­ma­tion about our activi­ties, please visit

Working field:

Sci­en­ti­fic rese­arch work in the field of Envi­ron­men­tal Nano­tech­no­logy in coope­ra­tion with inter­nal and exter­nal aca­de­mic and indus­trial part­ners; par­ti­ci­pa­tion in the acqui­si­tion of third-party fun­ding and in the tea­ching activi­ties of the chair.


Excel­lent uni­ver­sity degree, pre­fer­a­bly with a PhD degree in Natu­ral or Engi­nee­ring Sci­en­ces. We are loo­king for a first-class sci­en­tist with excel­lent ver­bal and writ­ten com­mu­ni­ca­tion skills in Eng­lish who wants to make a mark in sci­ence.

How to apply:

App­li­ca­ti­ons from women are par­ti­cu­larly wel­come. The same app­lies to people with disa­bi­li­ties.

Please sub­mit your com­pre­hen­sive app­li­ca­tion inclu­ding the usual docu­ments and a let­ter of moti­va­tion; detailed rese­arch state­ment of approx. 2 pages, in which the sci­en­ti­fic envi­ron­ment at the Chair of Mate­ri­als Sci­ence and Nano­tech­no­logy, at TU Dres­den and in the sci­en­ti­fic and indus­trial land­s­cape in Dres­den is also dis­cus­sed; detailed CV with com­plete list of publi­ca­ti­ons in the form of a Rese­ar­che­rID link; at least two let­ters of recom­men­da­tion by Decem­ber 7, 2021 (stam­ped arri­val date of the uni­ver­sity cen­tral mail ser­vice app­lies) via the TU Dres­den Secu­re­Mail Por­tal by sen­ding it as a sin­gle pdf docu­ment to with the sub­ject: "App­li­ca­tion Bio­ma­te­ri­als, your_sur­name" or by mail to TU Dres­den, Fakul­tät Maschi­nen­we­sen, Insti­tut für Werk­stoff­wis­sen­schaft, Pro­fes­sur für Mate­ri­al­wis­sen­schaft und Nano­tech­nik, Herrn Prof. Cuni­berti, Helm­holtz­str. 10, 01069 Dres­den, Ger­many. Please sub­mit copies only, as your app­li­ca­tion will not be retur­ned to you. Expen­ses incur­red in atten­ding inter­views can­not be reim­bur­sed.

About TU Dres­den
Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­si­tät Dres­den as a Uni­ver­sity of Excel­lence is one of the lea­ding uni­ver­si­ties in Ger­many, and is ran­ked among the 100 most inno­va­tive uni­ver­si­ties world­wide. It is dis­tin­guis­hing fea­ture is a strong focus on rese­arch as well as its diver­si­fied offer more than 120 degree pro­grams in Engi­nee­ring Sci­en­ces, Natu­ral Sci­en­ces, Huma­nities & Social Sci­en­ces, and Medi­cine. It pur­sues a long-term over­all deve­lop­ment pro­gram aimed at making TU Dres­den an inter­na­tio­nal top uni­ver­sity.

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