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The Centre for Advanced Materials (CAM) – a Central Institute of Heidelberg University – invites applications for a


The successful candidate should complement and expand the research and teaching activities of the "Centre for Advanced Materials" (CAM, in the area of organic and hybrid devices. A focus should be on the development of novel devices and materials, their processing and application. The applicant should have an internationally visible research profile in the field of organic or hybrid-organic electronics and should further strengthen the activities of the university in this area. Strong interaction and collaboration with other research groups and within planned and existing collaborative research centres and clusters is expected.

Research topics may include, e.g.
  • Printable circuits (2D/3D)
  • Energy conversion and storage
  • Organic spintronics
  • Bioelectronic devices
  • Sensors
based on organic and hybrid materials.

The professorship is based within the Faculty for Physics and Astronomy. The applicant should be able to lecture in Experimental Physics (Bachelor/ Master/PhD level) and contribute to the teaching duty of the faculty.

Prerequisites for application are a university degree and (in accordance with Article 47, Paragraph 2 of the Higher Education Law of the Federal State of Baden-Württemberg) a habilitation, a successfully evaluated junior professorship or equivalent qualifications. Heidelberg University seeks to achieve a higher proportion of women in areas where they have not been adequately represented so far. Women with the requisite qualifications are particularly encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to disabled applicants with equal qualifications and aptitude for the position.

Applications should include a CV, a statement of research interests, a brief description of future research plans, a list of publications and a summary of teaching experience. They should be sent electronically (pdf) only.

All materials must be received no later than 14th March 2018 at Ruprecht- Karls-Universität Heidelberg, Dekan der Fakultät für Physik und Astronomie, Prof. Dr. H.-C. Schultz-Coulon, Im Neuenheimer Feld 226, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany, e-mail:

Closing date: 14.03.2018
Closing date: 14 March 2018 Published on on date 31 January 2018
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