The European Ceramic Society

Job opportunities

May 24, 2023
PhD thesis offer (36 months contract)

Carbon-based ionic electrodes for the electro-enzymatic conversion of CO2 to formate

May 23, 2023
PhD in biomaterials: bioinspired dental ceramics

The PhD project will be performed in a unique interdisciplinary platform within the Advanced ceramics and powder metallurgy research group of the KU Leuven Department of Materials Engineering and the BIOMAT group of the KU Leuven Department of Oral Health Sciences.

Mar 16, 2023
Open PhD position


Mar 15, 2023
Applications open for new faculty positions in the Department of Materials

The Department of Materials is expanding its faculty by recruiting five new staff positions. 

Feb 22, 2023
Post-doctoral Research Fellow Level 1 or Level 2, UCD School of Physics

UCD is Ireland's most globally engaged university with over 37,000 students drawn from 152 countries, including over 4,500 students based at locations outside of Ireland. 

Feb 22, 2023
Post-Doctoral Researcher - IMT Mines Albi

IMT Mines Albi is a school of the Institut Mines-Télécom, the leading group of engineering and management schools in France.

Dec 9, 2022
Post-doc in micro-shaping of ceramics

For this ambitious project, we are looking for a highly motivated, creative and solution- oriented candidate with a Ph.D. in materials science, chemistry or chemical engineering and proven record of accomplishment in colloid/dispersion formulation.

Nov 23, 2022
Chemical Scientist / Engineer - ADMATEC

Additive manufacturing or 3D printing technologies represent a promising market in the materials sector to realize adapted and functional parts. One of the most widely used technologies is DLP (Digital Light Processing) or VAT polymerization. Admatec Europe develops and produces 3D printers based on this technology.

Nov 15, 2022
PhD position (m/f/d) in the field of Functional oxide materials: Development of new lead-free piezoelectric materials

Institute of Chemistry and Technology of Materials at TU Graz - 30 hours/week, for 4 years, starting presumably April/May 2023, funded by the FWF Austrian Science Fund 

Oct 18, 2022
Post-Doctoral Researcher - Speciality: Experimental mechanics

Thermomechanical tests with high temperature instrumentation on ceramic matrix composites at the Institut Clément ADER – ICA UMR CNRS 5312, France. 

Oct 11, 2022
IRCER - Research position - Ceramic additive manufacturing

Hybridization of additive processes and development of new processes
Metrology for an artificial intelligence strategy

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

May 31, 2023
YCN Newsletter 17 - Research in Industry - Entrepreneurship in Materials Science by Daniela Gehrisch

Founder of MAF, a material analysis laboratory, is Daniela Gehrisch. She was born in Freiberg and grew up the Ore Mountains in Germany. Having been enthusiastic about maths and physics at school, she decided to look for a place to study in the silver city Freiberg. That's how she found the course in materials science and technology and graduated with a diploma.

May 31, 2023
YCN Newsletter 17 - Research in Spot - Bioceramic bone cements modified with bioglass by Kinga Kowalska

Research in Spot – 3rd YCN Workshop edition - Best online poster presentation

"Bioceramic bone cements modified with bioglass" by Kinga Kowalska


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