Research Associate (m/f/d) for Digitalization of Battery Testing

Bavarian Center for Battery Technology (BayBatt)

Application deadline:

The research group of the Junior Professorship for Methods of Battery Management within the Bavarian Center for Battery Technology (BayBatt) of the University of Bayreuth has an open temporary (full-time) position as

Research Associate (m/f/d) for Gigitalization of Battery Testing with the possibility to obtain a doctorate degree 

You will contribute to the development of safer and more efficient battery technologies, which are critical for advancing the transition towards sustainable energy systems, and ultimately, for the well-being of our society and the planet.

You will work on developing strategies for digitalization of batteries, with a focus on enhancing the performance and safety of the batteries and reducing development time. The research will involve the use of advanced experimental techniques, coupled with modern databases and modeling techniques.

We are seeking a highly motivated and skilled individual with a successfully completed university degree (master or diploma) and a strong background in battery technology, process engineering or electrical engineering as well as knowledge in modeling and simulation. A good understanding of battery management systems and experience with experimental methods, such as electrochemical impedance spectroscopy, would be an advantage.

As a candidate for a doctorate degree, you will have access to modern research facilities and a supportive research environment. You will also have the opportunity to collaborate with leading experts in the field and attend international conferences and workshops.

The University of Bayreuth with its family friendly campus is one of the largest employers in the region. The University of Bayreuth values the diversity of its employees as an enrichment and is expressly committed to the goal of equal opportunities for all genders. Women are expressly encouraged to apply. Applicants with children are welcome. The University of Bayreuth is a member of the Best Practice Club "Familie in der Hochschule e.V." and has successfully participated in the HRK audit "Internationalization of the University". Severely disabled persons will be given preferential consideration in case of equal suitability.

If you are interested in this exciting research opportunity, please submit your application, including a cover letter, CV, and academic transcripts, via our application portal at the University of Bayreuth.

Keyword: SmartBattery 

The documents will be deleted in accordance with data protection regulations once the position has been filled.

The deadline for applications is 08.10.2023.

If you have any questions, please contact: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Fridolin Röder, Junior Professorship for Methods for Battery Management,, Phone: +49 (0)921 / 55-4940