The DFG-funded Research Training Group (GRK 2717)

„Dynamics of Controlled Atomic and Molecular Systems (DynCAM)“

at the University of Freiburg

in collaboration with the University of British Columbia (UBC) in Vancouver


a 3-year Postdoctoral Position

The program comprises a series of complementary experimental and theoretical projects, investigating and controlling the electron and nuclear dynamics down to the quantum level. Collaborations with UBC offer an international environment with opportunities for extended research stays in Vancouver, Canada. We are looking for a highly motivated and team-oriented postdoctoral researcher with either experimental or theoretical background. The postdoctoral research project aims at cross-linking and extending the RTG’s activities. Possible topics include charge-transfer dynamics in organic molecules relevant for photovoltaic applications or chemical reaction dynamics. The position offers an exceptional opportunity to build an independent scientific profile for an energetic, skilled, and experienced researcher.

Please send your application as a single pdf-file including a letter of motivation, a CV, publication list, and contact details of two references by 09/30/2021 to 

The starting date of the RTG is 01/01/2022; initial duration of contract is 36 months with options for extension. The salary corresponds to TV-L E13.

The University of Freiburg seeks to increase the number of female scientific faculty members and therefore strongly encourages qualified women to apply for the position. The university committed to provide a family-friendly workplace. In case of equal qualification, persons with disabilities will be given preference.

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