Professor of the Institute at MAB NOMATEN

Wednesday, March 2, 2022


The National Centre for Nuclear Research opens a competition for the position of

Professor of the Institute


Localization:Otwock / Świerk  (Company transport from Warsaw, Otwock, Garwolin  to Świerk and backwards).

Scientific discipline: physics

The candidate is expected to:

  • having the title of dr. hab in the field of physical sciences;
  • significant scientific achievements in the field of emulating the behaviour and performance of materials in mechanical loading applications, through the use of multiscale material simulations, machine learning methods and material characterization techniques;
  • extensive knowledge and experience in methods: Ab-Initio Density Functional Theory (DFT), Molecular Dynamics (MD), Discrete Dislocation Dynamics (DDD), and Continuum phenomenological Plasticity and Damage (CPD) modeling.
  • experience in multiscale modeling, mechanical characterization, applied physics/math
  • good knowledge of English in speech and writing;
  • experience in managing research projects, managing human resources, teamwork skills;
  • experience in working in international research teams;
  • experience in obtaining external funds to finance research.


We offer:

  • Remuneration/month - 15 000 – 22 400 PLN per month (at current exchange rate 3 340 – 4999€ per month); the details in each case depend on qualifications and experience, and the compensation is composed of the base salary and seniority addition, project bonus). Read more about contributions in Poland at
  • Position starts onMarch 15th, 2022


Documents required:

  • CV
  • list of publications
  • a description of scientific output/achievements
  • confirmation of obtaining the title of dr. hab
  • any other documents that might influence the assessment


Contact: prof. Mikko Alava,

Place for submitting application:

Application deadline: March 2nd, 2022