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Candidates We Are Looking For

The Director of the Centre for Functional and Surface Functionalized Glass

of Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín

 in accordance with the Law 131/2002 on Higher Education, the Law 552/2003 on the work in public interest and in accordance with the principles of selection process of university teachers, researchers, and chief officers of TnUAD
announces recruitment process for:

1 work position – Postdoctoral research associate at the Department of Coating Processes at the Centre for functional and surface functionalized glasses for the following research topic:

Sol-gel based coatings

There is immediate opening for position of postdoctoral research associate in the established Centre for functional and surface functionalized glasses at the Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín, Slovakia, funded from the H2020 framework program project. The appointment is for at least two years with possible extension of the contract dependent upon research progress and quality of the scientific outputs. Position is open immediately upon completion of recruitment process and later start is negotiable. Salary will be commensurate with experience, training, and qualifications, in line with the rules of the European Commission on personal costs in the frame of the H2020 projects.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • PhD (doctoral degree) in Material Science, Chemistry or related
  • Specialization: Sol-gel films, anti-corrosive coatings, glass-ceramic coating
  • Experience in sol-gel based system including synthesis of different kinds of materials and thin films processing such as spin coating or dip-coating.
  • Experience in analyzing techniques like XRD, SEM/EDX, FTIR, Raman, Thermogravimetric analysis.
  • Experience in Electroanalytical methods, Potentiostat / Galvanostat, Voltammetry, EIS
  • Strong experience in surface analysis (XPS, AFM, ellipsometry, contact angle….)
  • Good command of English

The position involves:

  • Fundamental and applied research in corrosion science and sol-gel chemistry
  • Research collaboration with academic partners (1-year long term training in one of our partners research centers in Germany, Spain, or Italy).
  • Active searching for research funding for the research programs pursued in the center,
  • Research collaboration with industrial partners,
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and in a team environment,
  • Publish research results and give presentations at scientific meetings,
  • Written and oral communication, preparation and management of research proposals, research papers and scientific reports, analysis, and investigation of scientific problems.
  • Good planning and organizational skills and the ability to meet deadlines.

 Interested and qualified persons should submit (in English):

  • Professional CV,
  • A copy of PhD certificate (or after completion of PhD thesis)
  • A list of publications and research projects,
  • A letter describing background and specific experience and capabilities pertaining to research activities,
  • Copies of three first author recent publications,
  • The name, address, and e-mail address of at least one reference.
  • Shortlist should provide brief research plan.

Application with required documents should be sent to the address: Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín, OPaM, Študentská 2, 911 50 Trenčín, Slovakia or by e-mail to: marcela.brodova@tnuni.sk until 25th March 2021. Please, mark the envelope by “Funglass”.

Applications received after this deadline will not be accepted.

Trenčín, 4th February 2021

                                                                                                            Dušan Galusek Prof., DSc,

                                                                                                           Director of FunGlass Centre

The Director of the Centre for Functional and Surface Functionalized Glass

of Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín

in accordance with the Law 131/2002 on Higher Education, the Law 552/2003 on the work in public interest and in accordance with the principles of selection process of university teachers, researchers, and chief officers of TnUAD
announces recruitment process for:

1 work position – Postdoctoral research associate at the Department of Coating Processes at the Centre for functional and surface functionalized glasses for the following research topic:

High temperature coatings

There is immediate opening for position of postdoctoral research associate in the established Centre for functional and surface functionalized glasses at the Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín, Slovakia, funded from the H2020 framework program project. The appointment is for at least two years with possible extension of the contract dependent upon research progress and quality of the scientific outputs. Position is open immediately upon completion of recruitment process and later start is negotiable. Salary will be commensurate with experience, training, and qualifications, in line with the rules of the European Commission on personal costs in the frame of the H2020 projects.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • PhD (doctoral degree) in Material Science, Mechanical engineering or related
  • Specialization:  surface engineering, especially Thermal spray methods and Physical vapor deposition methods
  • Experience in high temperature protection coatings, including development/preparation of feedstock materials, production of coatings and investigations of coating properties.
  • Experience in analyzing techniques like XRD, SEM/EDX, XPS, Raman spectroscopy, nanoindentation.
  • Experience in hot corrosion, oxidation, and thermal shock behavior of high temperature coatings
  • Good command of English

The position involves:

  • Fundamental and applied research in high temperature protection coatings
  • Active searching for research funding for the research programs pursued in the center,
  • Research collaboration with industrial partners,
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and in a team environment,
  • Publish research results and give presentations at scientific meetings,
  • Written and oral communication, preparation and management of research proposals, research papers and scientific reports, analysis, and investigation of scientific problems.
  • Good planning and organizational skills and the ability to meet deadlines.

Interested and qualified persons should submit (in English):

  • Professional CV,
  • A copy of PhD certificate (or after completion of PhD thesis)
  • A list of publications and research projects,
  • A letter describing background and specific experience and capabilities pertaining to research activities,
  • Copies of three first author recent publications,
  • The name, address, and e-mail address of at least one reference.
  • Shortlist should provide brief research plan.

Application with required documents should be sent to the address: Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín, OPaM, Študentská 2, 911 50 Trenčín, Slovakia or by e-mail to: marcela.brodova@tnuni.sk until 25th March 2021. Please, mark the envelope by “Funglass”.

Applications received after this deadline will not be accepted.

Trenčín, 4th February 2021

                        Dušan Galusek Prof., DSc,

                                                                                                           Director of FunGlass Centre

The Director of the Centre for Functional and Surface Functionalized Glass

of Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín

 in accordance with the Law 131/2002 on Higher Education, the Law 552/2003 on the work in public interest and in accordance with the principles of selection process of university teachers, researchers, and chief officers of TnUAD
announces recruitment process for:

 1 work position – Postdoctoral research associate at the Department of Functional Materials at the Centre for functional and surface functionalized glasses for the following research topic:

“Functional Materials for Sustainable energy”

There is immediate opening for position of postdoctoral research associate in the established Centre for functional and surface functionalized glasses at the Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín, Slovakia, funded from the H2020 framework program project. The appointment is for at least two years with possible extension of the contract dependent upon research progress and quality of the scientific outputs. Position is open immediately upon completion of recruitment process and later start is negotiable. Salary will be commensurate with experience, training, and qualifications, in line with the rules of the European Commission on personal costs in the frame of the H2020 projects.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • PhD (doctoral degree) in Chemistry, Material Science, Mechanical engineering or related with PhD title already awarded or expected before contract of employment.
  • Specialization:  surface engineering, Chemistry, Material Science, Materials Engineering, Inorganic non-metallic materials, Sol-gel and Physical vapor deposition methods.
  • Experience in glass and glass ceramic science including synthesis, processing, development, and characterization of inorganic (glass and glass ceramic) based materials and surface functionalized materials with luminescence and/or photocatalytic properties.
  • Experience in Chemistry, Material Science, Materials Engineering, Inorganic non-metallic materials.
  • Materials characterization techniques hand-on experience is advantage. Specially experience in characterization techniques like XRD, SEM/EDX, XPS, Raman spectroscopy, XRF, HR-TEM
  • Good command of English (at least C1 level according to the Common European Framework of Reference).

The position involves:

  • Fundamental and applied research in the area.
  • Research collaboration with academic partners (1-year long term training in one of our partners research centers in Germany, Spain, or Italy).
  • Research collaboration with industrial partners.
  • Active searching for research funding for the research programs pursued in the center.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Publish research results and give presentations at scientific meetings.
  • Written and oral communication, preparation and management of research proposals, research papers and scientific reports, analysis, and investigation of scientific problems.
  • Good planning and organizational skills and the ability to meet deadlines.

Interested and qualified persons should submit (in English):

  • Professional CV,
  • A copy of PhD certificate (or after completion of PhD thesis)
  • A list of publications and research projects,
  • A letter describing background and specific experience and capabilities on research activities,
  • Copies of three first author recent publications,
  • The name, address, and e-mail address of at least one reference.

Application with required documents should be sent to the address: Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín, OPaM, Študentská 2, 911 50 Trenčín, Slovakia or by e-mail to: marcela.brodova@tnuni.sk until 25th March 2021. Please, mark the envelope by “Funglass”.

Applications received after this deadline will not be accepted.

Trenčín, 4th February 2021

                        Dušan Galusek Prof., DSc,

                                                                                                          Director of FunGlass Centre

The Director of the Centre for Functional and Surface Functionalized Glass

of Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín

 in accordance with the Law 131/2002 on Higher Education, the Law 552/2003 on the work in public interest and in accordance with the principles of selection process of university teachers, researchers, and chief officers of TnUAD
announces recruitment process for:

1 work position – Postdoctoral research associate at the Department of Functional Materials at the Centre for functional and surface functionalized glasses

There is immediate opening for position of postdoctoral research associate in the established Centre for functional and surface functionalized glasses at the Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín, Slovakia, funded from the H2020 framework program project. The appointment is for at least two years with possible extension of the contract dependent upon research progress and quality of the scientific outputs. Position is open immediately upon completion of recruitment process and later start is negotiable. Salary will be commensurate with experience, training, and qualifications, in line with the rules of the European Commission on personal costs in the frame of the H2020 projects.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • PhD (doctoral degree) in Chemistry, Material Science, Mechanical engineering or related, with PhD title already awarded or expected before contract of employment.
  • Specialization:  Chemistry, Material Science, Materials Engineering, Inorganic non-metallic materials, Sol-gel, melting-quenching methods.
  • Experience in glass, glass-ceramic and ceramics science including synthesis, processing, development, and characterization of inorganic (glass, glass-ceramic and ceramics) based materials and with luminescence and/or photocatalytic properties.
  • Experience in Chemistry, Material Science, Materials Engineering, Inorganic non-metallic materials.
  • Materials characterization techniques hand-on experience is advantage. Specially experience in characterization techniques like XRD, SEM/EDX, XPS, Raman spectroscopy, XRF, AFM, HR-TEM, nanoindentation.
  • Good command of English (at least C1 level according to the Common European Framework of Reference).

The position involves:

  • Fundamental and applied research in the area.
  • Research collaboration with academic partners (1-year long term training in one of our partners research centers in Germany, Spain, or Italy).
  • Research collaboration with industrial partners.
  • Active searching for research funding for the research programs pursued in the center. Written and oral communication, preparation, and management of research proposals.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Publish research results and give presentations at scientific meetings in the way of research papers and scientific reports.
  • Analysis and investigation of scientific problems
  • Good planning and organizational skills and the ability to meet deadlines.

Interested and qualified persons should submit (in English):

  • Professional CV,
  • A copy of PhD certificate (or after completion of PhD thesis)
  • A list of publications and research projects,
  • A letter describing background and specific experience and capabilities on research activities,
  • Copies of three first author recent publications,
  • The name, address, and e-mail address of at least one reference.

Application with required documents should be sent to the address: Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín, OPaM, Študentská 2, 911 50 Trenčín, Slovakia or by e-mail to: marcela.brodova@tnuni.sk until 25th March 2021. Please, mark the envelope by “Funglass”.

Applications received after this deadline will not be accepted.

Trenčín, 4th February 2021

                        Dušan Galusek Prof., DSc,

                                                                                                          Director of FunGlass Centre

The Director of the Centre for Functional and Surface Functionalized Glass

of Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín

 in accordance with the Law 131/2002 on Higher Education, the Law 552/2003 on the work in public interest and in accordance with the principles of selection process of university teachers, researchers, and chief officers of TnUAD announces recruitment process for the work position:

1 work position – Postdoctoral research associate position in the Department of Coating Processes of the Centre for Functional and Surface Functionalized Glass, in the field of the :

Deposition of smart coatings by PECVD/PVD methods

In the context of scientific and innovation activities of the project CEGLASS (most importantly preparation of new materials and their development in semi operational conditions)

There is immediate opening for new positions of postdoctoral research associate in established Centre for functional and surface functionalized glass at the Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín, Slovakia, funded from structural fund CEGLASS ITMS 2014+ code:313011R453. The appointment is for at least two years with possible extension of the contract dependent upon research progress and quality of the scientific outputs (both positions must be sustained by the Centre at least until 2029). Positions are open immediately upon completion of recruitment process, but later start is negotiable. Salary will be commensurate with experience, training, and qualifications.

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • Applicants should have a PhD (doctoral degree) in Chemistry, Material Science and Engineering or a closely related area; PhD title already awarded or expected before contract of employment.
  • Experience in glass science including synthesis, processing, development, and characterization of inorganic (glass) materials.
  • Specialization in: Surface engineering, Smart coating, especially in PECVD and PVD methods
  • Experience in operating advanced research facilities and analytical techniques like XRD, SEM/EDX, XPS and Raman spectroscopy.
  • Good command of English (at least B2 level according to the Common European Framework of Reference).
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and in a team environment,

The position involves:

  • Fundamental and applied research in the area defined above,
  • Research collaboration with partners of the Centre,
  • Publication of research results and active participation/presentations at scientific meetings,
  • Written and oral communication, preparation of research papers and scientific reports, analysis, and investigation of scientific problems.

Interested and qualified persons should submit (in English):

  • Professional CV,
  • A copy of PhD certificate (or after completion of PhD thesis)
  • A list of publications and research projects,
  • A letter describing background and specific experience related to the research topic specified above and capabilities pertaining to research activities,
  • Copies of three first author recent publications,
  • The name, address, and e-mail address of at least one reference.
  • Shortlist should provide brief research plan.

Application with required documents should be sent to the address: Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín, OPaM, Študentská 2, 911 50 Trenčín, Slovakia or by e-mail to: marcela.brodova@tnuni.sk until 25th March 2021. Please, mark the envelope by “Ceglass”.

Applications received after this deadline will not be accepted.

Trenčín, 4th February 2021

                        Dušan Galusek Prof., DSc,

                                                                                                          Director of FunGlass Centre

The Director of the Centre for Functional and Surface Functionalized Glass

of Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín

 in accordance with the Law 131/2002 on Higher Education, the Law 552/2003 on the work in public interest and in accordance with the principles of selection process of university teachers, researchers, and chief officers of TnUAD
announces recruitment process for:

1 work position – Postdoctoral research associate at the Department of Glass Processing of the Centre for functional and surface functionalized glasses

There is immediate opening for position of postdoctoral research associate in the established Centre for functional and surface functionalized glasses at the Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín, Slovakia, funded from the CEDITEK programme project. The appointment is for at least two years with possible extension of the contract dependent upon research progress and quality of the scientific outputs. Positions are open immediately upon completion of recruitment process and later start is negotiable.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Applicants must have a PhD (doctoral degree) in Chemistry, Material Science and Engineering.
  • Specialization: Chemistry, Material Science, Materials Engineering, Inorganic non-metallic materials.
  • Experience in glass and glass ceramic science including synthesis, processing, development and characterization of inorganic (glass and glass ceramic) materials and surface functionalized materials with luminescence properties.
  • Materials characterization techniques hand-on experience is advantage.
  • Previous experience with hot-press and SPS techniques.
  • Good command of English

The position involves:

  • Fundamental and applied research in the area of glass and glass ceramic processing and characterization, in line with the areas of research defined in the project application.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Excellent team working skills, self-motivation, initiative and persistence.
  • Publish research results and give presentations at scientific meetings.
  • Written and oral communication, preparation and management of research proposals, research papers and scientific reports, analysis and investigation of scientific problems.

Interested and qualified persons should submit (in English):

  • Professional CV.
  • A copy of PhD certificate.
  • A list of publications and research projects.
  • A letter describing background and specific experience and capabilities pertaining to research activities.
  • Copies of three first author recent publications.
  • The name, address, and e-mail address of at least one reference.

Application with required documents should be sent to the address: Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín, OPaM, Študentská 2, 911 50 Trenčín, Slovakia or by e-mail to: marcela.brodova@tnuni.sk until 25th March 2021. Please, mark the envelope by “Funglass”.

Applications received after this deadline will not be accepted.

Trenčín, 4th February 2021

                        Dušan Galusek Prof., DSc,

                                                                                                           Director of FunGlass Centre

The Director of the Centre for Functional and Surface Functionalized Glass

of Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín

 in accordance with the Law 131/2002 on Higher Education, the Law 552/2003 on the work in public interest and in accordance with the principles of selection process of university teachers, researchers, and chief officers of TnUAD
announces recruitment process for:

1 work position – Postdoctoral research associate at the Glass processing department of the Centre for Functional and Surface Functionalized Glasses

 There is immediate opening for position of postdoctoral research associate in the established Centre for functional and surface functionalized glasses at the Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín, Slovakia, funded from the H2020 framework program project. The appointment is for at least two years with possible extension of the contract dependent upon research progress and quality of the scientific outputs. Position is open immediately upon completion of recruitment process and later start is negotiable. Salary will be commensurate with experience, training, and qualifications, in line with the rules of the European Commission on personal costs in the frame of the H2020 projects.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Applicants should have a PhD (doctoral degree) in Chemistry, Material Science and Engineering; PhD title already awarded or expected before contract of employment.
  • Specialization: Chemistry, Material Science, Materials Engineering, Inorganic non-metallic materials.
  • Experience in glass science including synthesis, processing, development, and characterization of inorganic (glass) materials.
  • Previous experience with additive manufacturing technology, preparation of geopolymer-like materials and vitrification or recycling of inorganic waste are advantageous.
  • Good command of English

The position involves:

  • Fundamental and applied research in glass processing and characterization, in line with the areas of research defined in the project application,
  • Research collaboration with academic partners (1-year long term training in one of our partners research centers in Germany, Spain, or Italy
  • Active searching for research funding for the research programmes pursued in the centre,
  • Research collaboration with industrial partners,
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and in a team environment,
  • Publish research results and give presentations at scientific meetings,
  • Written and oral communication, preparation and management of research proposals, research papers and scientific reports, analysis, and investigation of scientific problems.

Interested and qualified persons should submit (in English):

  • Professional CV,
  • A copy of PhD certificate, (or after completion of PhD thesis)
  • A list of publications and research projects,
  • A letter describing background and specific experience and capabilities pertaining to research activities,
  • Copies of three first author recent publications,
  • The name, address, and e-mail address of at least one reference.

Application with required documents should be sent to the address: Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín, OPaM, Študentská 2, 911 50 Trenčín, Slovakia or by e-mail to: marcela.brodova@tnuni.sk until 25th March 2021. Please, mark the envelope by “Funglass”. Applications received after this deadline will not be accepted.

Trenčín, 4th February 2021

                        Dušan Galusek Prof., DSc,

                                                                                                          Director of  FunGlass  Centre

The Director of the Centre for Functional and Surface Functionalized Glass

of Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín

 in accordance with the Law 131/2002 on Higher Education, the Law 552/2003 on the work in public interest and in accordance with the principles of selection process of university teachers, researchers, and chief officers of TnUAD
announces recruitment process for the work position:

1 work position – Postdoctoral research associate at the Biomaterials department of the Centre for Functional and Surface Functionalized Glasses

There is immediate opening for position of postdoctoral research associate in the established Centre for functional and surface functionalized glasses at the Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín, Slovakia, funded from the H2020 framework program project. The appointment is for at least two years with possible extension of the contract dependent upon research progress and quality of the scientific outputs. Position is open immediately upon completion of recruitment process and later start is negotiable. Salary will be commensurate with experience, training, and qualifications, in line with the rules of the European Commission on personal costs in the frame of the H2020 projects.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • PhD (doctoral degree) in Biomaterials, Biology, Chemistry, Material Science,
  • Specialization: Microbiology, Biomaterials, Chemistry, Inorganic non-metallic materials, Organic chemistry.
  • Experience in biomaterials, cell viability analysis, antibacterial testing, glass, or polymer science especially in bio glass, development, and characterization of inorganic (glass, bio glass) materials
  • Experience with biological testing, analysing techniques like XRD, SEM/EDX, FTIR, bioactivity, in vitro testing of the materials
  • Good command of English

The position involves:

  • Fundamental and applied research in biomaterials, especially bioactive glass and biopolymer processing and characterization, in line with the areas of research defined in the project application,
  • Research collaboration with academic partners (1-year long term training in one of our partners research centers in Germany, Spain, or Italy
  • Active searching for research funding for the research programmes pursued in the centre,
  • Research collaboration with industrial partners,
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and in a team environment,
  • Publish research results and give presentations at scientific meetings,
  • Written and oral communication, preparation and management of research proposals, research papers and scientific reports, analysis, and investigation of scientific problems.

Interested and qualified persons should submit (in English):

  • Professional CV,
  • A copy of PhD certificate (or after completion of PhD thesis)
  • A list of publications and research projects,
  • A letter describing background and specific experience and capabilities pertaining to research activities,
  • Copies of three first author recent publications,
  • The name, address, and e-mail address of at least one reference.

Application with required documents should be sent to the address: Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín, OPaM, Študentská 2, 911 50 Trenčín, Slovakia or by e-mail to: marcela.brodova@tnuni.sk until 25th March 2021. Please, mark the envelope by “Funglass”. Applications received after this deadline will not be accepted.

Trenčín, 4th February 2021

                                                                                        Dušan Galusek Prof., DSc,

                                                                                                          Director of  FunGlass  Centre