The Materials Discovery Laboratory of Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech) in Moscow opens competition among young researchers and invites applications for postdoctoral research positions in the field of computational materials science. The focus of the research is the implementation of the research program of the Russian Science Foundation grant No. 19-72-30043 "Computational Materials Science Laboratory". Selection of applications will be carried out by the Commission under the leadership of the head of the Laboratory (Prof. Artem R. Oganov).
The research program includes the following research areas:
Requirements for applicants:
To submit an application please visit:
https://ученые-исследователи.рф/ - choose vacancy ID VAC 81922 (please make sure, that you submitted your application at this web-site, as up to Russian Federation legislation we cannot accept applications not registered at this web-site)
Applications submission deadline - November 22, 2021, 23:55 Moscow, Russia time
Winners announcement - no later than December 07, 2021 23:55 Moscow, Russia time
The application documents list:
Applicants should submit only one application (if several applications are submitted, then the latter one is considered for participation in the competition).
The absence of the full package of documents may be the reason for rejecting the application.
The application must be submitted in Russian or English. Documents in languages other than Russian or English must be provided with a translation into Russian or English. Documents provided in languages other than Russian and English without translation, will not be accepted for evaluation.
Terms of appointment
The winners of the competition should begin working at Skoltech no later than 120 days after the announcement of the winners of the competition.
Labor contracts will be signed with the competition winners for the period of no longer than12 (twelve) months each, with the subsequent renewal for the period not exceeding 12 (twelve) months each, and completing the ending period of grant financing.
Benefits include medical insurance and a relocation package may be offered for non-residents of the Moscow region (subject to Skoltech internal regulations).
About the Laboratory of Materials Discovery
The Laboratory is led by Prof. Artem R. Oganov - a member of Academia Europaea, Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry, Fellow of American Physical Society, Professor of Russian Academy of Sciences, and a recipient of a number of international awards (e.g. Friendship Award of Chinese government, 2019).
The research, performed in the Laboratory is devoted to the development and application of novel computational methods for the discovery of novel materials.
For more information on Skoltech, please visit www.skoltech.ru.
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