As part of the Swiss contribution to the European Spallation Source ESS in Lund, Sweden, PSI will build the neutron reflectometer Estia.
Estia is a time-of-flight reflectometer, optimised for small samples. It is based on the innovative Selene neutron guide concept,
which allows new operation modes and ways of controlling the neutron beam (http://www.psi.ch/lns/estia).
The Laboratory for Neutron Scattering and Imaging (LNS) is looking for a
Lead Project Scientist for the time-of-flight reflectometer Estia at the ESS
The Paul Scherrer Institute PSI is the largest research centre 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 1900 people.
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.
The employment is initially limited to 3 years.
For further information please contact Dr Jochen Stahn, phone +41-56-310-2518, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please submit your application online (including addresses of referees) for the position as a Lead Project Scientist (index no. 3303-00):