Research Assistant, PostDoc (EG 13 TV-H) - Macromolecular Chemistry and Molecular Materials

At the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Institute of Chemistry - Acting Prof. Dr. Alexander Lorenz

Deadline for submission:


start of recruitment :


reference number:


Applications to :


This is a fixed term-position of 6 month with the possibility of extending the contract (position for academic qualification corresponding to § 65 HHG i. V. m. § 2 Abs. 1 Satz 2 WissZeitVG).



  • services in research and teaching of the subject area. Key aspects within teaching will be the preparation and realization of lectures, seminars, supervisions, and tutorials in the Nanoscience and Chemistry (teaching degree) study programs
  • assistance in the realization of research projects (liquid crystal composites and inorganic-organic hybrids)
  • administrative tasks



  • completed course (excellent or very good success) of academic study (Master degree or diploma) within the field of Nanoscience, Chemistry, or a closely related field
  • Substantial knowledge of Physical Chemistry, Chemistry and/or Nanoscience
  • PhD in Chemistry, Nanoscience, or closely related field (inorganic-organic hybrids, liquid crystals, organic photonics, selforganization)
  • very good command of English language and scientific interest in interdisciplinary topics


Of advantage:

  • experience in liquid crystal research (composites, inorganic-organic hybrids, microscopy)
  • self-initiative and reliable way of working
  • experience in supervising students
  • organizing skills


For further information please contact Prof. Dr. Alexander Lorenz, Tel.: 0561-804-4425, E-Mail: alexander.lorenz[at]uni-kassel[dot]de.


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Please submit cover letter, CV and publication record.


The University of Kassel is an equal opportunity employer and aims at a clear increase of the proportion of women in research and teaching. Qualified women are therefore expressly requested to apply. Under the precondition of equal qualification, disabled persons will be preferred. Applications indicating the Position Number, which may be in digital form, should be sent to the President of the University of Kassel, 34109 Kassel, Germany or bewerbungen[at]uni-kassel[dot]de, quoting the applicable reference number.