18/12/2018

Postodoctoral Position: Synthesis, characterization and application of metal-organic frameworks for heterogeneous catalysis.

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Stockholm University
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Chemistry
    Engineering
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    28/12/2018 18:00 - Europe/Athens
  • LOCATION
    Sweden › Stockholm
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    13/01/2019

Fully funded post-doctoral scholarship at Stockholm University for 1 + 1 years,  supervised by Prof. B. Martín-Matute (www.organ.su.se/bm). The position is supported through the Nordic University Hub funded by NordForsk. The overall project “Nordic Consortium for CO2 Conversion (NordCO2)” consists of twelve research teams from nine Universities in five Nordic countries (Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Iceland and Finland) where they all study CO2 conversion to fuel or other chemicals with various experimental and theoretical techniques. The Ph.D. students and post-docs involved in this project will do research visits in other groups of this consortium where the length of those stays will vary between candidates. Several Ph.D. courses and summer schools will be organized by NordCO2.

We are seeking exceptionally qualified applicants for this position, with at least 1 year of post-doctoral experience, a BSc on Materials Engineering and a strong background on Analytical Chemistry would be valuable.

Knowledge and experience required in: 1) synthesis, analytical characterization and application of (hybrid organic/inorganic) polymeric materials; 2) managing the following characterization techniques: PXRD, ATR-FTIR, UV-Vis, Fluorescence, SEM/TEM microscopies and XAS; 3) synchrotron radiation; 4) preparation of metal nanoparticles.

Besides a strong scientific background, it is important that the candidate has a good technical writing ability and verbal communication skills.

Applications should be sent to belen.martin.matute@su.se before 28th of December 2018 with the subject: "Application for the NordForsk funded post-doctoral position".

The application should include a CV, a cover letter describing why the candidate should be considered for this position, PhD title, and a list of two Professors/advisors, including the PhD supervisor, that can provide a letter of recommendation.

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Excellent

Skills/Qualifications

We are seeking exceptionally qualified applicants for this position, with at least 1 year of post-doctoral experience, a BSc on Materials Engineering and a strong background on Analytical Chemistry would be valuable.

 

Knowledge and experience required in: 1) synthesis, analytical characterization and application of (hybrid organic/inorganic) polymeric materials; 2) managing the following characterization techniques: PXRD, ATR-FTIR, UV-Vis, Fluorescence, SEM/TEM microscopies and XAS; 3) synchrotron radiation; 4) preparation of metal nanoparticles.

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Stockholm University
Sweden
Stockholm
10691
Arrhenius Laboratory

EURAXESS offer ID: 364625

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