Scientist/Group Leader for High Performance Ceramic Materials
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
You have a doctoral degree in Materials Science, Chemistry, Physics or Mechanical Engineering, with a good research track record and strong expertise in a Ceramics related topic. Expertise in obtaining and leading research projects, organizing international scientific conferences and maintaining long-term collaboration with scientific and industrial partners is expected. New ideas concerning the application of ceramics as bioinspired material, flexible ceramics, glass ceramics or advanced shaping technologies are highly welcome. Good writing and communication skills are expected. You are a team player showing high motivation for excellence. English and German, both written and spoken, is required. You will work in close cooperation with the other teams at the High Performance Ceramics Laboratory and with a strong link to different Laboratories at Empa and within the ETH domain.