Research Associate or Research Assistant (PhD student, m / w / d) on the topic "Production of grinding tools"

Leibniz Universität Hannover


Research Associate or Research Assistant (PhD student, m / w / d) on the topic "Production of grinding tools"
(EntgGr. 13 TV-L, 100%)

The Institute of Production Technology and Machine Tools is currently one of the world's leading research institutions in the field of production technology, with currently more than 80 scientific employees. We are strong in basic research, but we are also in close contact with industry partners.


We offer scientific employees on the way to doctoral research challenges at the highest international level, project responsibility, teaching tasks, the development of leadership experience and work in an open, interdisciplinary atmosphere. Benefit from our industrial network and take advantage of numerous opportunities to exchange ideas internationally. For your tasks one of the most modern machine parks, a comprehensive equipped analytics and excellent infrastructure are available.


In the Research Department "Grinding Technology", a position as Research Associate (doctoral candidate, m / w / d) on the topic "Production of Grinding Tools" (EntgGr. 13 TV-L, 100%) is to be filled at the earliest possible date. The position is initially limited to two years. An extension to the promotion is provided.

The focus of your research project is the characterization, research and development of grinding wheels. In addition to investigating the influence of the production chain on the application behavior and the properties of the grinding tools, the subject area also includes research into new tool concepts.

Your tasks

self-responsible handling of research and development projects
the development of new research ideas
Tasks in teaching
working on your dissertation
your profile

Completed academic studies in mechanical engineering or a degree in engineering / natural sciences (Uni / TH / FH)
above-average academic achievements are expected
Teamwork and independence
Knowledge in the field of manufacturing technology is desired
very good German and English skills are desired
You like to think outside the box and have a look for big relationships? We look forward to your written application.

The workplace is suitable for part-time staff, provided it can be fully covered as a whole.

Die Leibniz Universität Hannover will die berufliche Gleichberechtigung von Frauen und Männern besonders fördern und fordert deshalb qualifizierte Frauen nachdrücklich auf, sich zu bewerben.

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Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover
Institut für Fertigungstechnik und Werkzeugmaschinen
Herrn M.Sc. Alexander Krödel
An der Universität 2
30823 Garbsen

Für Auskünfte steht Ihnen Herr M.Sc. Alexander Krödel (Tel.: 0511 762-2563) gerne zur Verfügung.

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