In the group of Prof. Dr. Walter Hofstetter a post-doc position will be available from January 1st, 2009 for 2 years (salary level BAT IIa).
The ideal candidate is expected to have a PhD degree in theoretical solid state physics. Research experience in the fields of ultracold atoms, strongly correlated electrons or transport in electronic nanostructures would be beneficial. The successful candidate should have the capability to work independently and show dedication to the teaching responsibilities associated with the position.
In the summer of 2005, Johann-Wolfgang-Goethe University was awarded the basic certificate of the audit Family-Friendly University. Great importance is attached to the family-friendly structuring of the university work-stream. Employees will be supported in their efforts to combine their professional life with family duties. In this context, part-time employment and models of job-sharing are facilitated. Candidates returning to work after maternity/paternity leave are encouraged to apply for re-employment. Frankfurt University is committed to equal opportunities and selection on merit. Female candidates are especially encouraged to apply. Precedence will be given to handicapped candidates at equal qualification.
The deadline for applications is November 28th, 2008. Applicants should send their curriculum vitae, list of publications and a description of their research interests to:
Prof. Dr. Walter Hofstetter, Institut für Theoretische Physik der Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität, Campus Riedberg, Max-von-Laue-Str. 1, 60438 Frankfurt am Main.