03/09/2019
The Human Resources Strategy for Researchers
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions

Postdoctoral researcher positions at ICIQ within I2:ICIQ Impulsion Programme

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia ICIQ
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    ChemistryHomogeneous catalysis
    ChemistryOrganic chemistry
    ChemistryPhysical chemistry
    ChemistrySolar chemistry
    PhysicsChemical physics
    PhysicsCondensed matter properties
    PhysicsOptics
    PhysicsQuantum mechanics
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    30/10/2019 23:00 - Europe/London
  • LOCATION
    Spain › Tarragona
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    37.5
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    02/02/2020
  • EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME
    H2020 / Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions COFUND
  • MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER
    801474

The Institute of Chemical research of Catalonia (ICIQ) is seeking highly talented Postdoctoral Researchers in the framework of the MSCA-COFUND I2: ICIQ Impulsion programme.

I2: ICIQ Impulsion is a postdoctoral innovative research programme designed for experienced researchers looking for further opportunities and career development in research. The first call for applications will be open from September 4th to October 30th, 2019. The Call is addressed to experienced researchers with at least one year of postdoctoral experience that have not lived in Spain for more than 12 months in the last 3 years.

Research projects available:

  • Name of the hosting group & Group Leader: Prof. Paolo Melchiorre

           Title: Photochemical Enzymatic Catalysis

  • Name of the hosting group & Group Leader: Prof. Paolo Melchiorre

           Title: Synergies between Photochemistry and Metal-mediated Catalysis

  • Name of the hosting group & Group Leader: Prof. Kilian Muñiz

           Title: Carbohydrate analogues from photochemical catalytic functionalization

  • Name of the hosting group & Group Leader: Dr. Marcos García-Suero

           Title: New catalytic C—C bond activations for chemical synthesis

  • Name of the hosting group(s) & Group Leader(s): Prof. Antonio M. Echavarren – Prof. Emilio Palomares

           Title: Synthesis of linear polyaromatic compounds for singlet fission

  • Name of the hosting group & Group Leader: Dr. Elisabet Romero

           Title: Design of Bio-Inspired Systems for Solar Energy Conversion to Fuel

  • Name of the hosting group & Group Leader: Dr. Elisabet Romero

           Title: The Role of Coherence in Enhancing the Efficiency of Photosynthesis

Candidates must fill out and submit the online application accessible at http://iciq-impulsion.eu/applications/ and http://www.iciq.org/jobs-grants/position/i2-iciq-impulsion-programme/

I2: ICIQ Impulsion will offer very competitive working conditions:

  • Full-time employment contract of 24 months.
  • Living allowance: gross salary of 35,250 €/year.
  • Attractive research environment, high degree of flexi-time, unlimited access to state-of-the-art facilities and equipment.
  • Personalised career development plans.
  • A tailored Training Programme and Networking opportunities in an international environment.
  • Access to secondment(s) in international institutions.

Benefits

ICIQ aims at attracting highly talented researchers from all over the world to carry out research at the institute, I2: ICIQ Impulsion will offer very competitive working conditions:

  • Full-time employment contract of 24 months. Fellows will be affiliated to the Spanish Social Security General Regime, which includes standard health and accident insurance, maternity and paternity leaves, and pension and unemployment benefits.
  • Living allowance: average gross salary (including living and mobility allowances) of 35,250 €/year
  • Research, training and networking costs: 700 €/month
  • Attractive research environment, high degree of flexi-time, unlimited access to state-of-the-art facilities and equipment
  • Personalised career development plans
  • Access to specific research training and seminars programme

Eligibility criteria

Candidates must comply with the following criteria at the time of the deadline (30th October 2019 for first call):

  • Mobility rule: researchers of any nationality are eligible, however applicants must not have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc.) in Spain for more than 12 months in the last 3 years.
  • Elapsed time since PhD award: candidates must have been awarded the doctoral degree no more than four years before the call deadline (measured from the date the PhD was secured through successful defence).

    *Exceptions will be made for documented periods of parental leave or serious illness. Other equivalent exceptions may be considered when properly documented and motivated by the applicant, e.g. in case of candidates from underdeveloped countries, minorities, refugees, and for applicants that pursued their studies under comparatively unfavourable conditions.

  • Postdoctoral experience: candidates must have at least one year of previous postdoctoral research experience.
  • Publications: researchers must have published at least three articles in internationally reputed journals. Only accepted and published papers with a DOI are eligible.

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
    Chemistry: PhD or equivalent
    Physics: PhD or equivalent
Work location(s)
7 position(s) available at
Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia ICIQ
Spain
Tarragona
43007
Avinguda dels Paissos Catalans 16

EURAXESS offer ID: 442343

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