Post-Doc Material- und Werkstoffwissenschaften

ab sofort

For a research-industry cooperation project on surface modification of polymeric/silicone materials with thin functional polymer films, we seek applications for a

post-doc position in

polymer chemistry and functional coatings


  • Screening of suitable monomers/oligomers with anti-adhesive properties
  • Developing of grafting methods on polymeric substrates
  • Developing of coating methods using photopolymerization
  • Characterization of the coatings
  • Reporting


  • Strong background in surface modification using different techniques (CVD, LBL, Grafting, photopolymerization)
  • Knowledge of polymer chemistry and characterization techniques (e.g. FTIR, Raman, AFM)
  • Good record of publication in the areas of polymer chemistry and functional coatings
  • Good fluency in English and/or German
  • Structured and coordinated work
  • Team-oriented work

The R&D work will be based at the Institute for Materials & Surface Technology (IMST), Kiel University of Applied Sciences, Kiel, Germany (

The position will end March 2020 and has a working time of 40 hours per week. Payment is commensurate with experience, but is based on the current German public tariff.

Please send your CV (maximal 3 files, maximal 8 MB) to:

FuE-Zentrum FH Kiel GmbH
Björn Lehmann-Matthaei
Schwentinestr. 24
D-24149 Kiel

Your contact person is: Björn Lehmann-Matthaei write an e-mail