ETH’s Institute for Mechanical Systems(IMES) contributes to the long-term sustainable development of our society by delivering cutting-edge education and research in the broad field of mechanics and materials. On many axes of activities, we consider systems from the small- to the large-scale, from basic research to applications using theoretical, computational and experimental approaches. We invite applications for a
PhD Position in Mechanics of Materials
The research topicwill be tailored in accordance with the candidate’s experimental, theoretical and computational research interests in the areas (i) nano- and micro-architectured materials, (ii) mechanics of soft biological materials, and (iii) failure of materials under extreme loading conditions. Depending on the topic preferences, the candidate will work under the supervision of either Prof. Mazza or Prof. Mohr. The position is available for a minimum duration of 3 years.
The candidateshould have a Master’s degree in materials science, civil, mechanical or aerospace engineering.
For further information
about the position, please contact Prof. Dirk Mohr by email: email@example.com(no applications) and visit our website www.imes.ethz.ch
We look forwardto your application including a CV, transcripts and a cover letter explaining your research interests and motivation for joining IMES. Please send it to: ETH Zurich, Mr. Ueli Lott, Human Resources, CH-8092 Zurich. The selection process starts immediately and will continue until the position is filled.