TPU-Postdoctoral Fellowship in Nanotechnologies in Russia

Tomsk Polytechnic University - Postdoctoral Fellowship in Nanotechnologies in Russia, 2014

Tomsk Polytechnic University

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Nanotechnologies in Russia, 2014

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Tomsk Polytechnic University - Postdoctoral Fellowship in Nanotechnologies in Russia, 2014

Tomsk Polytechnic University - Postdoctoral Fellowship in Nanotechnologies in Russia, 2014

Tomsk Polytechnic University is offering postdoctoral fellowship in nanotechnologies. Scientific and pedagogical workers (scientists) under the age of 35 years are invited to the contest, who defended their theses for a PhD degree not earlier than five years before the announcement of competition involved in research activities, fluent in English (specify the level), with publications in international refereed journals and other relevant requirements, stated by the head of the scientific team (project). The position will be at the level of postdoctoral fellow and the basic salary is 60,000 RUR/month (approximately 1,700 USD/month) + bonus. The application deadline is 11 May 2014.

Study subject: Composite functionally gradient materials for extreme conditions.

Project manager: head of the Department of Nanomaterials and Nanotechnologies at the Institute of High Technology Physics of TPU, Oleg Khasanov, e-mail: khasanov@tpu.ru

Scholarship provider: National Research Tomsk Polytechnic University

Scholarship can be taken at: Russia

Eligibility:

Ph.D. in Materials Science or Materials Engineering; Candidate of Science in: 05.17.11 ?Technologies for silicate and high-melting nonorganic materials?, 05.02.01 ?Materials Science?, 05.16.06 ?Powder metallurgy and composite materials?, 01.04.07 ?Condensed matter physics?.

Competences, work experience: R&D experience in powder processing; modelling and simulation of materials with complex structural hierarchy; testing of operational properties of functional composite materials; analysis of complex structure composites.

Good English communication skills, both speaking and writing.

Scientometric indicators: h-index ? higher than 2, number of publications within the scientific scope of the research project ? higher than 3, impact-factor of the journals where applicant?s papers have been published ? higher than 0.3.

Scholarships description: Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU) has been a pioneering technical school in Siberia and the Far East since 1896. Today TPU is one of the leading technical universities in Russia for a progressive, creative, and dynamic young generation. Thanks to the innovative scientists and R&D program, TPU has become one of the most attractive educational institutions for students from all over Russia and the world.

About 12000 international students from 40 countries currently attend TPU. These international students pursue an exceptional education in fields such as natural resources, power engineering, cybernetics, physics, technology, and non-destructive testing.

Scholarship is open for international students: International and Russian young scientists can apply for this postdoctoral fellowship.

Number of awards: 2

Scholarship Application Deadline: 5 May 2014

Contacts: postdoc@tpu.ru, www.tpu.ru, http://tpu.ru/en/structure/divisions/ri/vrri/dps/phd/postdoc/

Tomsk Polytechnic University - Postdoctoral Fellowship in Nanotechnologies in Russia, 2014