Scientist / Postdoc position in Bioelectrodynamics research team

Do you want to work on exciting projects at the interface of bionanotechnology and bioelectromagnetics? Do you love hands-on laboratory work, microscopy and to play with a cutting-edge experimental equipment? Then apply for this position!


At the Bioelectrodynamics research team (Institute of Photonics and Electronics of the Czech Academy of Sciences), we are looking for a highly motivated researcher for an experimental work focused on exploring the electromagnetic field bioeffects at the biomolecular scale and nano-scale. To that end, you will employ highly advanced single molecule characterization and imaging techniques. Your experimental work will be supported by computational theoretical predictions of your colleagues. Your results will contribute to the development of novel electromagnetic technologies for gentler and more effective biomedicine and bionanotechnology of the future.



  • Experimentally oriented PhD in biophysics, biochemistry, physical chemistry, biomedical engineering, molecular biology, biotechnology, bio-nanomaterials or similar. Strong interest in imaging and microscopy and experience with cytoskeleton proteins is an advantage
  • Very good communication skills and the ability to work in a team-focused environment.

We offer:

The Czech Academy of Sciences is internationally highly ranked research institution with exceptional quality growth. At the Institute of Photonics and Electronics of CAS, we offer interesting and challenging job in an international environment, work in a multidisciplinary research team and excellent research infrastructure. We ensure a strong support of career growth towards professional and scientific independence.


Above that we offer: 

  • 5 weeks of vacation + sick days benefit
  • Flexible working hours
  • Annual performance bonus
  • Friendly team of supporting colleagues 
  • Modern educational courses and trainings for continuous professional and scientific development
  • Sport allowance - MultiSport card, catering and pension contribution, team building events, fully automatic coffee machine in the team

Application procedure

Please apply through the application link and instructions therein.
Deadline for application: 24th November 2019.
Starting date of the position: 6th January 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter.


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IPE carries out fundamental and applied research in the scientific fields of photonics, optoelectronics and electronics. In these fields, IPE generates new knowledge and develops new technologies.

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