Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU) is one of the largest universities in Germany. Thanks to its location in the Rhine-Main science region, the university can unfold to its full potential and showcase its innovative power and dynamism. Its status as a comprehensive university allows for multidisciplinary learning and teaching and has great potential for internationally renowned, interdisciplinary research. Almost all of its institutes are located on a single campus close to the Mainz city center – creating a lively academic culture for researchers, teaching staff, and students from every continent.
At the Institute of Physics of Johannes Gutenberg University, more than 30 professors and 180 researchers work on a broad spectrum of scientific fields in fundamental research as well as in applied sciences. The institute employs a further 60 staff members as engineers, mechanics or in the administrative sector.
The research of the scientific working group ETAP in the field of experimental particle- and astrophysics is dedicated to an understanding the elementary building blocks of the universe and their fundamental interactions. Scientists of the working group participate in some of today’s most important experiments in this field worldwide. Within the framework of ETAP, the holder of this position will be member of the newly established group of Prof. Alfons Weber for neutrino research.
You take a leading role in the development and improvement of electronic components and equipment for the experiments of the research group. This includes the following tasks:
The position is paid according to EG 11 TV-L and to be filled as soon as possible. The position is permanent.
JGU is diverse and welcomes qualified applications from people with varied backgrounds.
We aim to increase the number of women in the field of research and teaching and therefore encourage female researchers to apply.
Candidates with severe disabilities and appropriate qualifications will be given priority.
Please upload your complete application as one pdf file by 01.11.2021 at the latest to the career portal of JGU, accessible by the following link:
For questions and further information please contact Prof. Weber by phone 06131/39-24175 or e-mail: email@example.com.