Group Leader Position for Coatings
Empa - the place where innovation starts
Empa is the research institute for materials science and technology of the ETH Domain and conducts cutting-edge research for the benefit of industry and the well-being of society
We search for a candidate with a Ph.D. degree in experimental physics, or materials science with a strong background in coatings, sputter deposition methods, and profound expertise in most of the analytical techniques available in the laboratory. Candidates should further have a strong background and standing in academic research, i.e. in composing research proposals and scientific publications and preferably have work experience in an industrial environment. A high motivation to work in interdisciplinary projects and willingness to gain a sufficiently deep understanding in other research fields are considered mandatory.
We offer a challenging executive position at a research institution with excellent infrastructure and broad interdisciplinary surrounding. The position is available upon agreement and will initially be limited to three years. Contract extension will be performance based.