Postdoctoral Position (m/f/d) | Chemical Metals Science

Einsatzort: Dresden


  • Chemistry
  • Solid State Research & Material Sciences
  • Particle, Plasma and Quantum Physics

Art der Stelle

Postdoctoral Position (m/f/d) | Chemical Metals Science

Stellenangebot vom 25.08.2022

The Department of Chemical Metals Science at the Max Planck Institute for Chemical Physics of Solids in Dresden offers a full time (two year) postdoctoral position (m/f/d).

Your tasks

  • synthesis, characterization and electrochemical assessment of materials;
  • development/optimization of the electrochemical cells and/or electrolyzers;
  • analysis and interpretation of obtained experimental data;
  • preparation of the manuscripts for peer-reviewed journals and presentations of scientific results on conferences and project meetings;
  • support your colleagues in writing of project reports and proposal writing.

Qualifications and skills

  • completed university degree and PhD in the field of chemistry;
  • experience in synthesis and characterization of solid-state materials;
  • skills in electrochemistry;
  • scientific passion and creativity;
  • ability to work in the team and at the interdisciplinary level;
  • good knowledge in spoken and written English.


  • work in advanced chemical laboratories;
  • multifaceted scientific tasks;
  • international and friendly scientific environment.

In addition, we offer remuneration analogous TVöD (federal government) with 39-hour working week, 30 days of holiday as well as annual bonus and social benefits (VBL and Jobticket).

The Max Planck Society strives for gender equity and diversity. We welcome applications from all backgrounds.

The Max Planck Society has set itself the goal of employing more severely disabled people. Applications from severely disabled people are expressly encouraged.

The Max Planck Society wants to increase the proportion of women in areas where they are underrepresented. Women are therefore expressly encouraged to apply.  


Please send your complete application documents (motivation letter, CV, copies of the relevant degree certificates) electronically by e-mail (please combine all file attachments in one PDF document) until 30 September 2022 to