Postdoctoral Research “Ecotoxicology/Human hazard assessment” in Greece

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The Institute of Chemical Engineering Sciences, Foundation of Research and Technology - Hellas, (FORTH/ICE- HT) is seeking applicants to conduct research in the frame of the research project “Development and scaled Implementation of sAfe by design tools and Guidelines for multicOmponent aNd hArn nanomateriaLs», DIAGONAL, GA No 953152”, which is implemented under the H2020-NMBP-TO-IND-2018-2020 / H2020-NMBP-TO-IND-2020-two stage.


Job Description

To conduct experimental work on human toxicity assessment of Multicomponent Nanomaterials (MCNMs) and High Aspect Ratio Nanoparticles (HARNs), considering Nanomaterials (NMs) transformation, degradation and mixture effects. The job will also involve participation in the daily implementation of DIAGONAL project deliverables and preparation of reports to Project Coordinator and EC.

Location: FORTH/ICE-HT, Patras, Greece

Duration: up to 10 months, with the potential of renewal

Salary: up to approximately 2.200 € per month depending on qualifications (total cost of the employer, including social security and taxes)

Envisaged starting date: 01/11/2021

Requirements and Qualifications

The applicant should hold undergraduate B.S. or Diploma in Natural Sciences and a PhD in the area of Biochemistry. Experience in toxicological characterization of nanomaterials is strongly favored.

Candidates must be fluent in Greek and English language.

Application Submission

Interested candidates who meet the aforementioned requirements should submit their applications, no later than 1/10/2021, 16:00h, by email to

Kleanthi Zacharopoulou: kleanthi@iceht.forth.gr.

In order to be considered, the application must include:

  • Application letter
  • CV
  • Scanned copies of academic titles & English language certificate
  • Any document to support the aforementioned required qualifications

Any application received after the deadline will not be considered for the selection.

Selection Procedure

Applications that are received on time will be evaluated by a scientific committee using the criteria mentioned above. If necessary, certain candidates will be invited to a personal interview with the

committee. The outcome of the selection will be announced on the website of FORTH/ICE-HT as well as on the website of “DIAVGEIA”


For information and questions regarding the application and selection procedure, candidates are asked to contact the FORTH/ICE-HT Research Secretariat, e-mail: kleanthi@iceht.forth.gr, tel.: +30 2610 965278.

For information and questions about the advertised position and the research activity of the group or the Institute, candidates are asked to contact Dr. George Voyiatzis, tel: +30 2610 965253, e-mail: gvog@iceht.forth.gr.



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