Career Opportunities

Kick-start your career in interdisciplinary nanoscience and nanotechnology

NanoLund always welcomes applications from outstanding candidates for Masters projects, PhD studies or for postdoctoral work. We offer:

  • a creative, world-class interdisciplinary research environment for fundamental and applied nanoscience
  • state-of-the-art infrastructure for the fabrication and characterization of nanostructures
  • a highly regarded scientific education
  • internships in nanotechnology industry
  • intellectual property training
  • a strong international nanoscience network
  • family-friendly living conditions and a high degree of social security
  • a competitive salary and full employment contracts for PhD students and postdocs

Positions with NanoLund research groups (right now: 3)

Solid State Physics

Equipment Technician or Engineer (PA2017/3253)

You will be responsible for service and preventive and corrective maintenance on a variety of tools and support equipment, including chemical vapor deposition equipment, scanning electron microscopes and contact mask aligners. Another key part of the job will be hands-on involvement in installation, maintenance and troubleshooting of gas distribution systems. You will interface with students, scientists and engineers to provide training and support on equipment and gas related matters. You will report to the Operations Manager of LNL.

Contact: Maria Huffman (

Apply online via link full announcement (application deadline December 03)

Application deadline December 03
Solid State Physics

Opportunities for postdoc (PA2017/3517) and PhD student (PA2017/3373):
Molecular motors in designed nanostructures

With new and ongoing projects, we are now looking to fill two positions:
• one Postdoctoral fellow with focus on nanofabrication and biocomputation w. molecular motors.
• one PhD student with focus on studying artificial protein motors using functional nanostructures.

Contact: Heiner Linke (

Apply online via links below

Postdoc: full announcement

PhD student: full announcement

(application deadline December 17)



Application deadline December 17


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