Open Positions

Bachelor and Master Students

Bachelor and Master students from University of Bologna or from other national or international institutions are always welcome. If you are a student looking for a thesis project contact the member of the SC2 group to visit us and discuss about the available projects on the different research lines.

PhD student

Yearly PhD positions for early stage researcher are available at SC2 group. Please contact one of the Principal Investigator for further information if you are interested.


A postdoctoral researcher at University of Bologna enhances his/her scientific training after completing the PhD. Postdoctoral researchers at SC2 are integrated in a Research line group and conduct their activities under the supervision of one of the PI researchers.

If you are interested, take a look at our research themes, contact personally the researchers to submit a cover letter and CV to be considered for relevant positions available or open in the future and maybe you can apply to one of the Marie Curie Postdoctoral Fellowships:

  • European Postdoctoral Fellowships. They are open to researchers moving within Europe or coming to Europe from another part of the world to pursue their research career. These fellowships take place in an EU Member State or Horizon Europe Associated Country and can last between 1 and 2 years. Researchers of any nationality can apply.
  • Global Postdoctoral Fellowships. They fund the mobility of researchers outside Europe. The fellowship lasts between 2 to 3 years, of which the first 1 to 2 years will be spent in a non-associated Third Country, followed by a mandatory return phase of 1 year to an organisation based in an EU Member State or Horizon Europe Associated Country. Only nationals or long-term residents of the EU Member States or Horizon Europe Associated Countries can apply.

Internship opportunities

SC2 group welcomes students from national or international universities who want to perform an internship with us for a limited period for training purposes, carrying out research projects. Undergraduate, master students, PhD students and Postdoctoral fellows from Science and Engineering Faculties (Physics, Chemistry, Materials Science, Engineering, Nanoscience, etc.) are offered the possibility to carry out internships at SC2 with their own funds or applying to ERASMUS project.