Call for research fellow position on the Horizon 2020 project PaRaDeSEC at the Ruđer Bošković Institute Zagreb Croatia

July 12, 2017.

The research fellow will work on the Horizon 2020 project “Expanding Potential in Particle and Radiation Detectors, Sensors and Electronics in Croatia (PaRaDeSEC)” at the Ruđer Bošković Institute (RBI) in Zagreb, Croatia. The objective of EU funded project is to establish a research group and facility focused of semiconductor detectors, associated read-out electronics and data acquisition (DAQ). Currently four senior scientists are employed by the project. Duration of the project is from July 2015 to July 2020. 

The expected qualifications of a candidate, who should fulfill the criteria for R2 (recognized researcher) or R3 (established researcher) according to the European Framework for Research Careers, are:

  • PhD degree in experimental physics, or electronics or semiconductor technology or in other relevant field,
  • Knowledge and practical experience in following is advantage: charged particle, gamma-ray, X-ray or neutron spectroscopy, electrical and optical characterization of semiconductor devices, interconnection technology of detectors, analog and digital electronics, embedded data acquisition (DAQ) software and quality assurance (QA) tools,
  • Proven record of successful work in international research collaborations,
  • Proven academic track record in terms of publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals
  • Excellent knowledge of English (written and spoken).

The position is full time, 40 working hours per week. Envisaged job starting date is December 2017. Position is available until June 30th 2020 or until the project end.

Additional information available at

Contacts: Jaakko Harkonen, Neven Soić

The Ruđer Bošković Institute is following equal opportunity policies in recruitment and non-discriminatory procedures in our scientific community.

Please send application including curriculum vitae, list of publications and short statement of research and hardware development interests, and possible recommendation letters or contact information of references, by email to

Receipt of the application will be acknowledged by email. Application deadline: 15.09.2017.