PhD Positions in Solar Energy, Trondheim University [Norway]

PhD Positions in Solar Energy, Trondheim University, Norway
1 PHD POSITION WITHIN SOLAR ENERGY, Ref.nr. NT 77/08

There is one available PhD position at the Department of materials science and engineering within research on solar energy.
The position should be used to recruit promising candidates with interest for production of silicium to solar cells via metallurgical processes.


The applicant should hold a Master of Science (MSc) in Metallurgy, Chemistry or Materials Science, preferably with experience from high termperature experimental work.

Further information about the position can be obtained cy contacting Associate Professor Gabriella Tranell, e-mail: gabriella.tranell[ at ]ntnu.no

Information about the department can be found online at:
http://www.ntnu.no/materialteknologi/english

Generell information for all positions:
The applicant to be selected for the fellowships will work under the general regulations for university employees in Norway.

NTNU wishes to increase the proportion of women in scientific posts, and women are encouraged to apply.

The application must include curriculum vitae with information on the candidate’s prior training, exams, and work experience. It is requested that research publications and other written material submitted for the evaluation of academic credentials, should be provided in 3 copies. In case of co-authorship, the applicant should provide a brief, written statement explaining his/her own contribution.

Applications with CV and other documents should be sent electronically through http://www.jobbnorge.no. We prefer the attachments in one file. Publications should be sent in 3 hard copies by mail to NTNU, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Technology, Høgskoleringen 5, N-7491 Trondheim. These documents will only be returned on inquiry. Mark your application with journal no.

Application deadline is January 15, 2009.