Post-Doctoral Researcher, Supramolecular NanoChemistry and Materials Group
Job Title: Post-Doctoral Researcher, Supramolecular NanoChemistry and Materials Group (NANOUP, www.nanoup.org).
Employer: Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICN2), Campus de la UAB, 08193 Bellaterra (Barcelona), Spain
Contract: 3 year, to start in October-November 2014 (negotiable)
We seek a candidate to be employed as a post-doctoral researcher for the design and development of micro- and nanostructures assembled from nanoscale metal-organic frameworks (MOFs) and other materials, such as inorganic nanoparticles (INPs). Funded by an ERC Consolidating Grant, this 3-year post-doctoral work aims to design, synthesize, characterize and study new multifunctional MOF-based adsorbents with applications in fields such as biomedicine, as a part of a project that involves 3 senior researchers and 5 PhD students.
Essential: PhD in Chemistry, Materials Science or Nanotechnology
Knowledge, Experience and Skills:
Essential: demonstrated experience in the synthesis and characterization of MOFs; demonstrated knowledge and experience in sorption measurements (e.g. BET) of porous materials; excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills; advanced English level.
Desirable: knowledge in nanotechnology techniques (SEM, TEM, DLS, etc.); synthesis of inorganic (e.g. Au) nanoparticles.
Interested applicants may send their completed CV in English and two recommendation letters in English before the 30/09/2014 through the online application form at: www.jobs.icn2.cat/job/15/nanoup-post-doctoral-position
Nr of positions available : 1
Engineering - Materials Engineering
Experienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc)
Established Researcher (R3)
The gross salary will be agreed based on the ICN2 policy and the candidate experience.
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