The University of Nova Gorica is offering several positions of ASSISTANT (doctoral student) in the field of material science(m/f)

Date of publication: 7. 4. 2022
Jobs external

We invite applications from candidates interested in environmental and energy materials. The successful candidate will be directly involved in research work in the field of functional materials for sustainable technologies in Materials Research Laboratory.
The application deadline: until positions are taken.

As part of their employment, the candidate will work towards attaining a PhD degree as a student in the doctoral study program Materials (Third level) at the Graduate School of the University of Nova Gorica.
In accordance with their appointment, the successful candidate will also take on teaching duties in the field of chemistry or material science in selected study programmes at the university.

The employment will be possible immediately after the selection procedure or when agreed. The employment is offered for full-time working hours over a fixed term of one year with possibility for extension.

The successful candidate should satisfy the following requirements:

  • Master's (2nd-cycle) degree or equivalent in the field of materials, chemistry, physics or similar,
  • enrolment in the 3rd-cycle program in Materials (Third level) at the Graduate School of the University of Nova Gorica in the 2022/23 academic year,
  • good command of English.

The application should include:

  • cover letter,
  • CV including contact details,
  • list of relevant publications, if available,
  • a short motivation letter,
  • a copy of degree certificate or other relevant documents.

The application deadline: until position are taken.

Send your application, along with the required supporting materials, via e-mail to
The application should be sent as a single pdf e-mail attachment.

Inquiries regarding the application procedure should be directed to Tea Stibilj Nemec by email at or by phone at +386 5 6205 822.

For additional information regarding the research tasks, please contact prof. dr. Matjaž Valant, prof. dr. Matjaž Valant.



• za raziskovalno delo: prof. dr. Matjaž Valant, prof. dr. Matjaž Valant
• za postopek prijave: Tea Stibilj Nemec, tel. 05 6205 822,