Ph.D. student – (Multi)Ferroic and Multifunctional materials


We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Ph.D. students to join our team of Department of Magnetic Measurements and Materials.


What you will do

Are you interested in experimental, theoretical magnetism, or both? More interested in materials preparation and advanced characterization? Then this offer is for you. We have it all.

You will deal with (multi)ferroic or multifunctional materials from preparation to characterization and their application for efficient energy use. Our goal is preparation with aim of development of the new energy – efficient materials.

Your supervisor Oleg Heczko, Dr. | FZU is ready to help you with your Ph.D. studies.

What do we expect

  • Master degree in physics, chemistry (ideally if you are interested in experimental magnetism, theoretical magnetism, or preparation of materials in chemical technology field)
  • Initiative, creativity and ability to solve problems independently and eager to explore the unknown
  • Good knowledge of English language
  • Well-developed social skills in order to be able to work in a team environment and contribute to a pleasant atmosphere

If you think you will fit our team, but you don't fulfill all above requirements, don't hesitate to contact us and let us know why you would fit in our team.

What we offer

  • Support in obtaining a PhD degree
  • Good salary with wide range of benefits
  • Work-life balance
  • Multisport card, meal allowance, 25 days of vacation + 6 days of personal leave/year and other benefits
  • Training and development opportunities (soft skills, language courses free of charge)
  • More information is available at: Why FZU? | FZU

Further important information

  • Full time position (40 hours/week) or part time, if you prefer
  • PhD fully funded by project OP JAK, 1-year contract with possible extension for the period of the PhD study
  • Collaboration with top labs in FZU or MFF UK

How to apply

Please send your CV and motivation essay about your goals regarding your dissertation, preferably with a link to your master thesis, to kariera [at] fzu [dot] cz (kariera[at]fzu[dot]cz) (please write a name of the position to the subject of the e-mail, we have many positions opened).

Starting date negotiable.