Offer 317 out of 383 from 23/02/23, 08:27


Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­sität Ber­lin - Fakultät II – Institut für Chemie – Technische Chemie / Elektrokatalyse – Materialien

Research Assistant – 0.67 working time – salary grade E13 TV-L Berliner Hochschulen - 1st
qualification period (PhD candidate)

Working field:

  • Participation in an EU-funded research project in the field of electrocatalytic water splitting us-ing an anion exchange membrane (focus electrolyser single cell testing and membrane elec-trode assembly development)
  • Independent and scientific work in the field of electrochemistry, electrocatalysis, catalyst syn-thesis and catalyst characterization


  • Successfully completed university degree in chemical engineering, chemistry, physics or similar (Master, Diploma or equivalent)
  • Proven knowledge in the field of electrode surface characterization and electrode preparation
  • Specialized knowledge in the field of electrochemistry
  • Experience and knowledge in the topic of electrocatalytic production of green hydrogen by electrolysis (focus AEM electrolysers)
  • Very good ability to work in a team
  • Detailed knowledge about the following software: OriginLab, Matlab and Microsoft Office

  • Experience in the field of surface morphology characterization
  • Experience in MEA optimization (inclusive CCM and CCS coatings)
  • Experience in the field of mechanical properties assessment of electrolyser cells, i.e. pressure distribution analysis
  • Knowledge about the following methods: electrolyser single cell testing, RDE, XRD, SEM, TEM, Zeta-Potential, XPS
  • Very good communication skills in German and English

We offer
  • A varying job within an international university
  • Cooperation with other research facilities and industry
  • A modern workspace in Berlin
  • International renowned and motivated team
  • A nice working atmosphere

How to apply:

Please send your application with the reference number and the usual documents (combined in a single pdf file, max 5 MB) by email to

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To ensure equal opportunities between women and men, applications by women with the required qualifications are explicitly desired. Qualified individuals with disabilities will be favored. The TU Berlin values the diversity of its members and is committed to the goals of equal opportunities.

Technische Universität Berlin - Die Präsidentin - Fakultät II, Institut für Chemie - Technische Chemie / Elektrokatalyse - Materialien , Prof. Dr. P. Strasser, Sekr. TC 3, Straße des 17. Juni 124, 10623 Berlin