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Job posted by Nanoinnova Technologies SL (23/10/2013 12.02)

Marie Curie Actions funded job vacancy Marie Curie - Experienced Researcher (PostDoc) - BIOENERGY

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Nanoinnova Technologies SL is looking for a Postdoc candidate to work on a project related to the development of biofuel cells including potentially implantable biodevices for medical applications The project will be within the framework of BIOENERGY (Biofuel Cells: From Fundamentals to Applications in Bioelectrochemistry) Marie Curie Initial Training Network.


The proposed ITN BIOENERGY deals with the understanding of experimental limits and fundamental principles for exploiting and developing electro-conducting nanoarchitectures to assemble highly efficient bioelectrocatalytic structures as a basis for efficient and stable biofuel cells. BIOENERGY is a collaboration between ten internationally-renowned research
teams (in Germany, Sweden, Ireland, UK, France, Poland, Spain and Austria) and three industrial partners (in UK and Spain), each with complementary expertise in a wide range of bioelectrochemistry. The candidate will work at Nanoinnova Technologies SL and will be part, as employee, of the R&D Team. The candidate will work on a project focused on the development of new nanoscopic carbon-based composite materials for biofuel cells and their production scalability. He/she will participate in a number of workshops organized by the project partners as well as spend a few months on secondment at partner institutions. This full-time post will be offered on a fixed-term contract for a period of 24 months.
• PhD degree in Chemistry, Biology, Biochemistry, or Physics.
• High level of spoken and written English and good communication skills
• Good knowledge in the synthesis, surface modification and characterization of graphene, graphene hybrid materials or carbon nanotubes. Knowledge in electrochemical testing is also valuable.
• Marie-Curie fellowship Mobility requirement: Candidates can be of any nationality. At the time of recruitment by BIOENERGY, candidates must not have resided or carried out their main activity (work or studies) in Spain for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to their recruitment.
• The candidate must have less than 5 years of research experience.

The applicant should submit his or her application by e-mail addressed to Dr. Sabine Seisel ( The post is available from February 1st, 2014 or shortly later. Following documents should be attached: CV, statement about research interests, copy of MSc and PhD diploma or equivalent, copy of full contact details, names of 2 referees and a list of publications.

Nr of positions available : 1

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Experienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc)

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Recognised Researcher (R2)

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NanoInnova Technologies ( is a start-up company located in the Science Park of Madrid. NanoInnova Technologies produces and commercializes carbon nanomaterials such as graphene oxide and chemical modified graphene derivatives. Nanoinnova Technologies is committed to providing equal opportunity for all qualified applicants.

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Nanoinnova Technologies SL

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Faraday 7
28049 - Madrid
email rsainz@nanoinnova.com