Ruhr-University Bochum is one of Germany’s leading research universities. The University draws its strengths from both the diversity and the proximity of scientific and engineering disciplines on a single, coherent campus. This highly dynamic setting enables students and researchers to work across traditional boundaries of academic subjects and faculties.
Within a large-scale collaborative research initiative comprising several highly interdisciplinary projects, the interaction of reacting particles with surrounding reactive gases will be examined. The job description is as follows:
The ideal candidate will hold a Master (or PhD) in Engineering, Physics or Mathematics and has a prior knowledge of the modelling of particle systems, fluid mechanics and C++ Programming.
Required are especially a proved experience (at Master or PhD level) in:
Familiarity with Immersed Boundary Methods and OpenFOAM is desirable.
Knowledge of the English language in word and writing is required (TOEFEL & GRI Records required). Mastering of or willingness to learn the German language (C1 proficiency level would be ideal), ability to work in a dynamic and motivated team and to communicate are considered very valuable assets.
The load of teaching will be calculated according to §3 of Lehrverpflichtungsverordnung (state of North Rhine-Westphalia).
Travel expenses for interviews cannot be refunded.
We offer a full-time employment at the TVL-13 level of the public employment scale of the State of NRW, starting as soon as possible, for a fixed term of three years.