The Paul Scherrer Institute PSI is the largest research institute for natural and engineering sciences within Switzerland.
We perform cutting-edge research in the fields of matter and materials, energy and environment and human health. By performing fundamental and applied research, we work on sustainable solutions for major challenges facing society, science and economy.
PSI is committed to the training of future generations. Therefore about one quarter of our staff are post-docs, post-graduates or apprentices.
Altogether PSI employs 2100 people.
For the Research with Neutrons and Muons (NUM) Division we are looking for a
To explore the fundamental physics of quantum materials including topological materials or systems with a quantum critical point, with focus on thin films and devices.
The main experimental tasks will involve :
Our institution is based on an interdisciplinary, innovative and dynamic collaboration. You will profit from a systematic training on the job, in addition to personal development possibilities and our pronounced vocational training culture.
If you wish to optimally combine work and family life or other personal interests, we are able to support you with our modern employment conditions and the on-site infrastructure.
Your employment contract is limited to two years.