Publish Date: 19.04.2021

Category: Job vacancies

PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

MEMBER: UNIVERSITY OF LJUBLJANA, FACULTY OF MATHEMATICS AND PHYSICS, Jadranska 19, 1000 Ljubljana  

POSITION: RESEARCH ASSOCIATE (m/f)  

Reference number of public international job announcement: OA99077

Number of available positions: 1

Position code: H019007

Title: Assistant Professor or Research Associate

Salary scale: IX Status:  full time employment

Type of contract: temporary until 30. 9. 2021

Start of employment: 1. 5. 2021  

1. CONDITIONS FOR THE POSITION:  

- Doctoral degree (PhD) in Physics;

- The title of Assistant Professor or Research Associate of Physics at the University of Ljubljana, or an equivalent title at a similar internationally recognized institution. In the latter case, the contract can be signed either after the equivalence of the titles has been officially recognized, or after the guest professor title has been awarded to the candidate, or after meeting the minimal quantitative and qualitative criteria for the appointment to the required title (see the Statutes of the University of Ljubljana published in the Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenija, No 4/2017 and the Criteria for Appointment to the Titles of University Teacher, Researcher and Associate at the University of Ljubljana (Merila za volitve v nazive visokošolskih učiteljev, znanstvenih delavcev in sodelavcev Univerze v Ljubljani)  from 25th  October 2011 (including changes). In the latter case, the candidate has to submit the necessary documents for the recognition of the title (according to Article 157 of the Statutes UL) or full dossier (bibliography, biography, etc) proving that she/he meets the stated criteria for appointment to the title. A candidate has to enclose a statement that she/he agrees with the employment application to be considered also as an application for election to the title or for recognition of the title.

- B2 knowledge of Slovenian according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), which is proven by a certificate (if the selected candidate doesn't have the knowledge of Slovenian language, she/he has to gain it in three years from the employment start date);

- Innovation, sense of work organisation, communicativeness.

2. JOB DESCRIPTION:  

- scientific research work on the project P1-0099: Physics of soft matter, surfaces, and nanostructures and N1-0195: Methods and materials for photoalignment templates for chiral liquid crystal lenses and photonic components;

- organising, coordinating, planning, and monitoring the work of the research activity (within the research group);

- linking research activities with other research institutions;

- participation in the design of research programmes, and participation in undergraduate and postgraduate studies;

- professional cooperation with clients of research assignments;

- preparation of research reports and studies;

- ensures a safe and healthy work environment for the workers and students of a unit, ensures appropriate education and training of persons who come into contact with dangerous substances, as well as the use of personal protective equipment and other safety measures;

- performing other tasks that belong to the broader professional field of the workplace.  

3. JOB STARTING DATE: 1. 5. 2021  

4. APLICATION DEADLINE: 3 days, until 22. 4. 2021  

Applications should indicate the reference number of public international job announcement, CV and referring documents and be sent on e-mail address: kadrovska@fmf.uni-lj.si   University of Ljubljana promotes gender equality in employment and work. Employment contract can only be concluded with a candidate who qualifies for the position.  

5. CONTACT PERSON:           Ivana Jug. Tel.: 00386 1 4766 513; e-mail: kadrovska@fmf.uni-lj.si.