If the above points sounds interesting you may be our new PhD student!
Candidates should have a two-year master’s degree (120 ECTS points) in physics, materials science or a similar degree with an academic level equivalent to a two-year master’s degree.
The candidate should have a strong background in solid state physics or materials science. Experience with Python, first principles computer simulations, and Density Functional Theory will be an advantage, but is not a requirement. In addition, the candidate must have excellent communications skills in English.
Approval and Enrolment
The scholarship for the PhD degree is subject to academic approval, and the candidate will be enrolled in one of the general degree programmes at DTU. For information about our enrolment requirements and the general planning of the PhD study programme, please see the DTU PhD Guide.
The assessment of the applicants will be made by Associate Professor Thomas Olsen and will be based on marks (translated into the Danish grading system), the cover letter, and references.
DTU is a leading technical university globally recognized for the excellence of its research, education, innovation and scientific advice. We offer a rewarding and challenging job in an international environment. We strive for academic excellence in an environment characterized by collegial respect and academic freedom tempered by responsibility.
Salary and appointment terms
The appointment will be based on the collective agreement with the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations. The allowance will be agreed upon with the relevant union. The period of employment is 3 years.
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Further information may be obtained from Associate Professor Thomas Olsen, email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can read more about the department of Physics and the section for Computational Atomic-scale Materials Design (CAMD) at www.camd.dtu.dk.
Please submit your online application no later than 15 September 2019 (local time). Applications must be submitted as one PDF file containing all materials to be given consideration. To apply, please open the link “Apply online”, fill out the online application form, and attach all your materials in English in one PDF file. The file must include: