This job ad is out of date. Find related Jobs here.

PhD Student (m/f) Nuclear Engineering or Mechanical Engineering

The Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf e. V. (HZDR) has an excellent reputation as an international competence centre for research in the sectors health, energy and matter with more than 1,100 employees. HZDR is a member of Germany`s largest research organisation – Helmholtz Association (HGF).
Further information can be found at

The Institute of Resource Ecology invites applications as

PhD Student (m/f)

The position will be available from 1 September 2016, with a salary corresponding to 50 % of full-time scientist position. The employment contract is limited to three years. The salary is based on the collective agreement TVöD-Bund. The place of work is Dresden-Rossendorf.

  • Master/Diploma in Nuclear Engineering or Mechanical Engineering with very good marks
  • very good knowledge in the field of reactor physics and nuclear engineering
  • ability and interest to theoretically oriented work
  • very good teamwork skills with ability to work in a strong international and interdisciplinary research team
  • proficiency in spoken and written English
  • coupling of the reactor dynamics code DYN3D and the thermal hydraulic system code ATHLET for fast reactor applications
  • development of input models of the latest sodium fast reactor concepts
  • conduction of accident analysis calculations using the coupled code

How to apply:
Please submit your complete application (cover letter, CV, certificates,…) by 15 July 2016 via online application
Send application to
For further information, please contact Dr. Sören Kliem, Tel.: +49 351 260 - 2318 and Dr. Emil Fridman, Tel.: +49 351 260 - 2167.
While applying for the job please refer to jobvector and use the following reference number: 42E/2016

About Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf e.V.

Das Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf gehört zur Helmholtz-Gemeinschaft Deutscher Forschungszentren und strebt nach neuen Erkenntnissen, um unsere Lebensgrundlagen zu erhalten und zu verbessern. Dafür wird am HZDR in Dresden und drei weiteren Standorten (Freiberg, Leipzig, Grenoble (Frankreich)) Forschung in den Bereichen Gesundheit, Energie und Materie betrieben. Unsere...

More about Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf e.V.

Get jobs on a daily basis for free