Welcome at the Institute for Materials and Surface Technology/IMST - University of Applied Sciences Kiel

Research- and development activities at the IMST focus on the structuring and functionalizing of surfaces for antibiofouling purposes, optimized biocompatibility, energy storage etc.

Opening for a post-doc position, 2 year term - starting January 2019

We are seeking a highly skilled collaborator with experience in the following (priority areas):

  • Coating and surface-functionalization
  • Hybrid organic-inorganic nanocomposites
  • Development of thin films with the PVD-process.

A deep knowledge in materials science and coating processes is a prerequisite to filling this position. Fluency in German is of advantage.


Please send your CV and a motivation letter by e-mail to Prof. Mohammed Es-Souni.

Mohammed.Es-Souni(at)FH-Kiel.de

New Projects

Nanosafety Fast Test

Funded by the European Union – Interreg 5a

Functionalized surfaces with hydrophilic and anti-adhesive properties for optimized silicone appliances in medical technology (SuperContact)

funded by the European Union – European Regional Development Fond (ERDF), the Federal Government and Land Schleswig-Holstein