for Solid State Research
The Max-Planck-Institute for Solid State Research invites applications for the position as
Leader of a Max Planck Research Group on
“Ab initio Computation of Novel Materials”
The applicant is assumed to be a recognized researcher with excellent knowledge of
condensed-matter theory and working experience with ab initio computation of the structure,
dynamics, and electronic properties of novel materials. Of particular interest are systems with
strongly correlated electrons and nanostructured materials.
The appointment will be for 5 years. An extension is possible after a successful evaluation.
Remuneration will be paid at the associate professor level (W2) with all fringe benefits of the
German public sector. The position includes an independent budget for personnel, running
costs, and investment, office space for students and postdocs, and use of the research infrastructure of the institute.
The Max Planck Gesellschaft seeks to increase the number of women in those areas where
they are underrepresented and therefore explicitly encourages women to apply.
The Max Planck Gesellschaft is committed to employing more disabled individuals and especially encourages them to apply.
Your application should include a CV, a list of publications and invited talks, a summary of scientific achievements, and references. For further inquiries, please contact Dr. Michael Eppard
Please send your application by July 30, 2014 to:
Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research
D-70569 Stuttgart, Germany
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