Technische Universität Dresden - Faculty of Physics - Institute of Nuclear and Particle Physics
The TU Dresden is one of eleven German universities that were identified as an “excellence university”. TUD has about 36.500 students and almost 5319 employees, 507 professors among them, and, thus, is the largest university in Saxony, today.
Having been committed to sciences and the engineering before the reunification of Germany, TU Dresden now is a multi-discipline university, also offering humanities and social sciences as well as medicine.
Research Associate / PhD Student (m/f/x)
At TU Dresden, Faculty of Physics, Institute of Nuclear and Particle Physics offers, subject to the availability of resources, a position as
Research Associate / PhD Student
(subject to personal qualification employees are remunerated according to salary group E 13 TV-L)
starting on February 1, 2022. The position entails 50% of the fulltime weekly hours in the first year and 67,5% in the following years and is initially limited until January 31, 2025. The period of employment is governed by the Fixed Term Research Contracts Act (Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz - WissZeitVG). The position offers the chance to obtain further academic qualification (e.g. PhD).
The envisaged research will take place in the ATLAS research group led by Prof. Dr. Arno Straessner and will be part of the National Research Data Infrastructure consortium PUNCH4NFDI. The ATLAS Dresden group has a long-term experience in physics analysis of proton-proton collisions, detector development for the ATLAS liquid-argon calorimeters, and applications of machine learning to detector signal processing and to data analysis.