Postdoctoral Researcher

New ODS steel structure for extreme environments using the ultrasonic dispersion of nano-oxides in combination with SLM and PPS
Project held with the University of Chemical Technology in Czech Republic and the Institute of Metals and Technology in Slovenia within OPUS 22 in the Lead Agency Procedure.

Required professional qualifications:

  • the ability to conduct research independently and work efficiently within an interdisciplinary team,
  • experience with the collection and analysis of XRD data,
  • experience with the collection and analysis of electrochemical data,
  • experience with surface and interface analysis of steels,
  • laboratory experience with aqueous chemistry,
  • experience with the operation and maintenance of scientific instruments (e.g. XRD, XRF, SEM, TEM, Raman, etc.),
  • ability to work in the international team,
  • strong communication skills.

This position includes the description of the researcher who will be able to perform the detailed microstructural and corrosion properties of the materials investigated in the project. This involves mainly:

  • specimens’ preparation using advanced techniques such as ion milling with subsequent electron microscopic observations and chemical analysis,
  • planning, processing and interpretation of research leading to the characterization of ODS steels produced within the frame of the project with a special focus on the corrosion properties,
  • results evaluation, description and interpretation,
  • preparation of scientific publications and PhD thesis,
  • presenting of research results at internal meetings and international conferences.


Full time employment contract for 6 to 36 months with monthly salary 10 000 PLN gross-gross/mo.

Job starting date: January 2023


Please send the application directly to

IMPORTANT! email subject: “Postdoctoral researcher”


A complete application should include the following documents: scientific curriculum vitae, including a list of scientific achievements (scholarships, publications, patents, conference, presentations, etc.), motivation letter, recommendation letter and copy of PhD diploma. The incomplete applications will be not considered.


Deadline for submission: 31.10.2022