Job Description:

  • Setup fundamental experiments on various test rigs which make it possible to measure combustion-relevant processes at defined conditions.
  • Plan and execute the tests, select suitable measurement techniques to ensure the best possible performance as a basis for the development of simulation models.
  • Analyze the results to gain a deeper understanding of the influence and interactions of different boundary conditions on the relevant phenomena
  • Develop and improve measurement concepts and measurement techniques
  • Validate the measurements and make the results usable for numerical analyses, simulation and model development
  • Communicate the measurement results in regular internal meetings and to project partners
  • Disseminate the project results in the form of scientific publications and elaborate a PhD thesis


  • Qualified degree (MSc, Dipl.-Ing) in Physics
  • Strong interpersonal skills with initiative and perseverance
  • English fluent, German would be an asset
  • A valid work permit for Austria is a prerequisite

Out offer:

  • Doctoral thesis related to an exciting research Project
  • Outstanding research infrastructure
  • Independent work in an excellent team and with international Partners
  • Flexible working time, situated in excellent location of Graz, canteen
  • Personal and professional development opportunities
  • Full-time position with an annual gross salary of Euro 40,000-
  • Immediate start desired


Earliest starting date:
January 14, 2019

The monthly salary for this full time position is € 2.794,60 gross.

For additional information please contact:

Johannes Kreil