The Academy of Sciences of the Czech rebublic - ASCR

Full-time researcher positions in the Department of Materials Engineering


Institute of Plasma Physics of the CAS in Prague seeks candidates for full-time researcher positions in the Department of Materials Engineering. Our research focuses in surface engineering, interaction of plasma with materials, in particular plasma spraying and spark plasma sintering. Further details on our research may be checked at
  • PhD degree (or equivalent) in one of the following: materials science and engineering, physics/chemistry of materials, glass/ceramics materials, corrosion engineering or related fields;
  • prior experience in a research lab;
  • experience with thermal spraying, ceramics processing, powder metallurgy, or related analytical methods is appreciated but not mandatory;
  • prior experience in leading a research project is welcome, but not mandatory;
  • proficient written/spoken English with capability of writing scientific papers;
We offer:
  • Exciting work in established and well-equipped laboratory
  • Competitive salary and benefits package (5 weeks of vacations, meal vouchers, flexible working hours, sick days, etc.)
  • Prospect of permanent position
  • Wide international collaboration and travel
  • Young and dynamic team
Position available from October 2018. Czech language is not mandatory, we are English speaking team.
Send a written motivation letter with structured CV and a list of publications (if applicable) together with due contacts via E-mail to:
Letters of recommendation are welcome.
Deadline: August 31, 2018.