Scientific Staff Member (m/f/d) in the field of "Microsensors, Microactuators and Microsystems (MEMS)"

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01.06.2023, Wissenschaftliches Personal

We are looking for a Scientific Staff Member (m/f/d) in the area of "Microsensors, Microactuators and Microsystems (MEMS)" to join our team immediately, full-time.

About us:

The Chair of Physics of Electrotechnology is concerned with design methods for as well as physical modeling, design and experimental characterization of microdevices and microsystems such as acceleration and angular rate sensors, pressure sensors, MEMS microphones, high frequency switches and micropumps. Their fields of application are numerous and typically interdisciplinary; for example, they are in automotive engineering (airbags, driver assistance systems), consumer electronics (cell phones, game consoles), environmental analysis, or medical technology.

You bring with you:

  • a master's degree in the field of electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, physics or comparable
  • enthusiasm for research topics in the field of microsystems technology
  • good communication skills in German and English - ideally previous knowledge in one or more of the fields of microsystems engineering, microelectronics, component modeling, FEM simulation, programming in a high-level language

Your tasks:

  • independent processing of research projects
  • collaboration in the preparation of research proposals
  • guidance and supervision of students during final theses and internships
  • collaboration in lectures and in the self-administration of the chair

We offer:

  • participation in research projects in the field of microsystems, microsensorics and microsactuatorics
  • an exciting research and work environment in the midst of a young, dedicated, international team
  • the possibility to do a PhD in the field of applied research
  • a flexible working time model with the possibility of a home office
  • grouping according to the collective bargaining agreement of the German federal states (TV-L, E 13), initially limited to two years with an option for extension


Employment is with corresponding remuneration according to the collective agreement of the federal states (TV-L). Severely disabled persons will be given preference in the case of essentially equal suitability and qualifications. The TUM is striving to increase the proportion of women, and applications from women are therefore expressly welcomed.

Please send your informative application documents, preferably summarized in a PDF file, to Prof. Dr. Schrag by June 30, 2023 at the latest. The Technical University of Munich does not assume any costs associated with the perception of interviews.

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Kontakt: Prof. Dr. Gabriele Schrag E-Mail:;

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