The European Ceramic Society

Job opportunities

Sep 14, 2022
Looking for 2 PhD students (PhD08 and PhD013) in France

We are still looking for 2 PhD students (PhD08 and PhD013).

PhD08 deals with “Discrete Element Method to support microstructure design of refractories”.
PhD13 deals with “Performance prediction and reusability/recyclability assessment of refractory materials using online sensoring, machine learning and digital decision-making tools”.
At the same time, we are also looking for our Project Manager (having already a PhD in Material Science).

Sep 2, 2022
Job opportunity as Scientific Assistant Ceramic Materials in Switzerland

The Laboratory of Ceramic Materials of the IMPE Institute of Materials and Process Engineering of the ZHAW Zürich University of Applied Sciences is looking for a motivated early career scientist to join our research projects!

Aug 10, 2022
PhD position in functional ceramics in Austria

Looking for a PhD candidate to work at the Chair of Structural and Functional Ceramics (ISFK) in Leoben, Austria

Aug 1, 2022
POST-DOCTORAL RESEARCHER - Speciality: Experimental mechanics

"Thermomechanical tests with high temperature instrumentation on ceramic matrix composites"

May 19, 2022
15 Industrial PhD Positions offered for the CESAREF EU Project

You recently got a Master in Material Science or Engineering and you are looking for a PhD Position for October 2022? CESAREF is searching for 15 of the brightest young minds to participate in multi-scale refractory materials research, with a circular economy approach!

Apr 21, 2022
Elaboration and characterization of ceramic materials obtained by Binder Jetting for Power Electronics


In the field of Power Electronics, the use of increasingly integrated systems as well as increasingly high operating temperatures and powers require a major change in the materials used and their shaping. 

Apr 13, 2022
Two thesis offers on MOX fuel sintering at CEA Marcoule

Planned start of theses in October 2022

Feb 22, 2022
Internship position - Study of the thermal stability of carbonated apatites under microwave thermal treatment

Position available from March 2022

This research internship position is part of the SiBio research project (2021-2025) funded by the French National Research Agency (ANR), which aims at developing biodegradable implants for bone regeneration by means of reactive microwave sintering.

Feb 8, 2022
Post-doc researcher on development of monolithic SOFC devices fabricated by additive manufacturing for portable applications

Recently open : 1 PostDoc related with ceramic materials research at the Catalan Institute of Energy research.

Jan 5, 2022
EURAXESS Offer Posting

1 PhD position (Early Stage Researcher - ESR) available within the EUNICE Alliance that will be hosted under the auspice of University of Mons (Mons, Belgium) and Université Polytechnique Hauts-de-France (Valenciennes, France) in the frame of Cold-Sintering of Ceramic-Polymer Composites

Jan 5, 2022
Postdoc position in high-power piezoceramics at the TU Graz

University assistant with doctoral degree (Postdoc) with a fixed term contract, initially limited to a duration of 18 Months.

Jan 5, 2022
Thesis proposed by MATEIS (INSA-Lyon) and IM2NP (AMU), in the framework of the project ANR NANOTRIP

PhD thesis subject : Transformation induced plasticity in zirconia : characterization at small scales by X-ray diffraction and in-situ electron microscopy during mechanical loading

Nov 17, 2021
Research Internship position, Master II

Study of the thermal stability of carbonated apatites under microwave thermal treatment

A 6 months position available from February 2022

Last news

Sep 7, 2022
Report on the 2022 ECerS Summer School

The 2022 ECerS Summer School “Fundamentals and Advanced Technologies of Sintering” took place from 8th to 9th July at AGH University in Krakow, Poland prior to the Ceramics in Europe Conference.

Sep 6, 2022
Report on the FIRE ECerS Summer School 2022

ECO-DESIGN OF REFRACTORIES - E for Ecological, Economic, Eco-energetic - FIRE - ECerS SUMMER SCHOOL for students and industrialists


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