Researcher in Solid-state electrochemistry
Position as Researcher (SKO 1109) available at Department of Chemistry/Centre for Materials Science and Nanotechnology (SMN)
The fellowship period is for minimum 1 year and 9 months and up to 2 years and 9 months if project passes EU midterm evaluation. Starting date between 01.09.2019 and 1.11.2019.
More about the position
We seek a highly motivated researcher with a PhD in solid-state electrochemistry and with appropriate experience and interest to take on collaborative research on co-ionic proton ceramic electrolysers for reduction of CO2 to fuels and chemicals. This is an EU H2020 project (“eCOCO2”) coordinated by ITQ/CSIC/Valencia, Spain, with SINTEF and CoorsTek Membrane Sciences AS as other Norwegian partners and a range of academic and industrial partners from Europe and Japan.
The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences is a leading research faculty. Candidates will be selected in accordance with this, expected to be in the upper segment of their class with respect to academic credentials.
The candidate must have a PhD or corresponding degree in solid-state electrochemistry preferably. Specialization in ceramic electrolysers (electrolytes and electrodes), ceramic proton conductors, materials synthesis and fabrication, and microstructural and electrochemical characterization techniques is desired.
Good command of English, good cooperation and communication skills, interdisciplinary way of thinking, and independent initiative are required.
- salary NOK 523 200 – 583 900 per annum depending on qualifications in position as Researcher (position code 1109)
- a professionally stimulating working environment
- attractive welfare benefits and a generous pension agreement, in addition to Oslo’s family-friendly environment with its rich opportunities for culture and outdoor activities
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