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2020-224-02787 Research Assistant in Electronics and Materials

At the Faculty of Engineering and Science, Department of Energy Technology, a position as Research Assistant in Electronics and Materials is open for appointment in the period 1 July 2020 to 30 June 2021. The Department of Energy Technology is an expanding department covering most fields of Energy Technology ranging from electrical energy (Power Systems, Power Electronics, Electrical Machines to thermal energy including Energy Systems and Fluid Mechanics and Combustion but also mechatronic systems. The department consists of about 280 employees with more than 120 Ph.D. students. The laboratory-facilities are world-class and the research carried out are most often in collaboration with industry. The position is offered in relation to the research program "Egrid" and the research assistant will be positioned to the section for Power electronic systems.

Job description

Research areas will be within electronic behavior of GaN devices in the Terahertz regime. The work will include investigations on power electronic GaN devices manufactured and designed in the SEMPEL project. The work is interdisciplinary cooperation between material physics and power electronics. A strong material background e.g. a MsC degree and experience working with power electronics are required.  

Teaching will primarily be in electronics, but also in other study programmes at the University.

You may obtain further professional information from Professor, Stig Munk-Nielsen, 9940 9242, email: smn@et.aau.dk


Qualification requirements:
The required level of qualifications is at master level. 

The application must contain the following: 

  • A motivated text wherein the reasons for applying, qualifications in relation to the position, and intentions and visions for the position are stated.
  • A current curriculum vitae
  • Copy of relevant diplomas (Master of Science and, if any, PhD) On request you could be asked for an official English translation.
  • Scientific qualifications. You may attach up to 5 publications.
  • Dissemination qualifications, including participation on committees or boards, participation in organisations and the like.
  • Additional qualifications in relation to the position.
  • References/recommendations
  • Personal data

The applications are only to be submitted online by using the "Apply online" button below.

AAU wishes to reflect the diversity of society and welcomes applications from all qualified candidates regardless of personal background or belief.

An assessment committee will assess all candidates. 

For further information concerning the application procedure please contact Sanne Vestergaard Hejlesen by mail est-ef-hr@adm.aau.dk or phone (+45) 9940 3972.

Appointment to Research Assistant may be for a period of up to three years. Reappointment may be made, but a Research Assistant can only be appointed to Research Assistant for a period of maximum three years. Further information regarding guidelines, ministerial circular in force and procedures can be seen here 

Agreement

Employment is in accordance with the Ministerial Order on the Appointment of Academic Staff at Universities (the Appointment Order) and the Ministry of Finance's current Job Structure for Academic Staff at Universities. Employment and salary are in accordance with the collective agreement for state-employed academics.

Vacancy number

2020-224-02787

Deadline

28/05/2020

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