Postdoc in the field of photovoltaics M/F)

The University of Luxembourg is a multilingual, international research University.

The University of Luxembourg invites applications for the following vacancy in its Faculty of Science, Technology and Communication. The laboratory for photovoltaics has an opening for a Postdoc, starting in summer 2017. We are looking for a candidate with experience in the optical characterisation of semi­conductors and solar cells.
Postdoc in the field of photovoltaics M/F)

Ref. F1-120014
Fixed-term contract 2 years, extendable
Full-time (40 hrs/week)
Employee status
The Postdoc will be responsible for the optical characterisation of novel chalcopyrite solar cells, as well as for the equipment for photoluminescence. The Postdoc will be supervised by Prof. Susanne Siebentritt, he or she will advise PhD students. He or she will be assisted by technical and administrative staff. The Postdoc is expected to act as part of the LPV team.

For further inquiries contact Prof. Susanne Siebentritt or visit us at

Photoluminescence characterisation of chalcopyrite films, including spatially and time resolved
Analysis of PL in terms of quasi-Fermi levels and electronic structure
Deposition of semiconductor layers by co-evaporation
Advising of PhD students
Presentation at international conferences, publications in high impact journals
Dr. or PhD in physics (or equivalent) with very good grades
Publications in high impact journals
Experience with photoluminescence
Experience with thin film solar cells
Self-motivated, committed and curious
Creative and independent thinker
Very good knowledge of English
an exciting topic in the context of renewable energies
a friendly international team
a modern, well equipped lab
a competitive remuneration
Deadline for applications: 31st March 2017
Please upload your complete application in English (letter of motivation, CV, grade record, copy of diplomas, publication list) until 31st March 2017 by clicking on the button below ’please apply online’

The University of Luxembourg is an equal opportunity employer

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