Postdoc / Deputy Group Leader and PhD Student positions at Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin (Germany)

We are looking for a Postdoctoral Associate / Deputy Group Leader and for a PhD Student in the group “MaXRay: Magnetism and Coherent X-Ray Imaging” led by Dr. Felix Büttner at Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin in Germany.

The PhD Student will conduct a mixed theoretical and experimental work on chiral solitonic spin textures in antiferromagnetic films. Her/his work will be co-supervised by Prof. Stefan Blügel at Forschungszentrum Jülich near Cologne, Germany. The duration of the program will be 3.5 years. For details regarding the position and to apply, please visit:

The Postdoctoral Associate / Deputy Group Leader will work on chiral and topological spin textures in ferro-, ferri-, and antiferromagnetic materials with a strong focus on their integration into devices. She/he will have access to some of the most advanced tools for nanolithography and materials growth. She/he will also take the role as a Deputy Group Leader, and thereby gain experience in academic leadership and supervision of students and team members. The position is initially fixed-term, but tenure might be possible. For details regarding the position and to apply, please visit:

Both group members will also be involved in coherent x-ray imaging experiments, a rapidly growing field with excellent career chances!

The deadline for both applications is July 15, 2022! Start dates are negotiable.

For questions, please contact Felix Büttner via email: or via phone: +49-30-8062-42221.

We look forward to your application!