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[Job Opening] Ph.D Students Jul-14-2022
Academic. Degree Master
Closing Date 2022-08-06
File 2022_KIST_Europe_Recruitment_of_Ph.D candidate_4.pdf

Recruitment of Ph.D Students

KIST Europe Forschungsgesellschaft mbH is established in 1996 and located in Saarbruecken, Germany, as an overseas branch of the KIST in Seoul, Korea. We are seeking for creative and passionate candidates as below. The individual will work on the field of Electrochemical Energy Storage and Conversion funded by the project "Development of a Microreactor based on Biomimetic Microfluidic Network" and "Modeling Analysis of Metal Hydride Systems."

O Fields / Personnel





Detailed tasks


Electrochemical Energy

Device Development


(1 Person)

 Microfluidics /

Chemistry /

Material Sci./


Chem. Eng.

 - MEMS (Micro Electro Mechanical Systems)

 - Biomimetic flow field design/optimization

 - Device manufacturing using 3D printer

 - Battery test & Potentiostat experiment

Electrochemical Energy

Conversion Experiment



(1 Person)


Chem. Eng./

Material Sci./

Computer Sci./


  - Hydrogen Storage Modeling & Simulation      using MatLAB / Python

 - Heat and Mass Transfer in Metal Hydride

 - Microfluidic fuel cell / flow battery

 - Battery test & Potentiostat experiment

O Eligibility (General)

 - M.Sc. degree (including those who will graduate soon)

 - English fluent / no disqualification of working in Germany

 - Excellent verbal and written comminication skills in English

O Conditions and types of employment

 - Wage : KIST Europe Wage table (corresponds to TV-L standard)

 - Contract Period : Annual contract based on fiscal year (up to three years)

 - The research will be conducted at the KIST Europe and the doctoral programm will be enrolled at Saarland University.

O Application 

 1) Curriculum Vitae including publication list and previous experience

 2) Cover Letter including researchh interests and study plan

 3) 1 Copy of college or university transcript/career certificate (scanned original and attached as pdf File)

 4) Contact information of at least two or more recommenders

 - Online Application : Please send your application materials to both email addresses below


 - Submission Deadline : August 06, 2022

  (It is recommended to apply immediately, as recruiting process will be clsed once a suitable candidate is cound)

O Additional information / Questions


 - Energy_Recruit@kist-europe.de

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