Postdoctoral Researcher - Supramolecular Nanochemistry and Materials Group

Updated: 4 months ago
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 31 Dec 2023

30 Oct 2023
Job Information
Organisation/Company

Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia
Research Field

Chemistry
Researcher Profile

Recognised Researcher (R2)
Country

Spain
Application Deadline

31 Dec 2023 - 00:00 (Europe/Madrid)
Type of Contract

Temporary
Job Status

Full-time
Hours Per Week

37,5
Offer Starting Date

1 Jan 2024
Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

European Union / Next Generation EU
Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?

No

Offer Description

The Supramolecular NanoChemistry and Materials Group (NANOUP) is focused on controlling the supramolecular assembly of molecules, biomolecules and nanoscale building blocks at the nanometer scale for the design of novel functional architectures and devices.

The group is looking for a Postdoctoral Researcher to participate in the development of micro- and nanoencapsulated, biodegradable products (delivery systems) in direct collaboration with private companies.

 

Main Tasks and responsibilities:

 

  • Micro- and nanoencapsulation of functional species.
  • Design, synthesis and characterization of micro & nanocapsules or particles as delivery systems.
  • Study the performance of delivery systems according to specific applications in close collaboration with private companies.
  • Participation in writing scientific reports and papers, attending project meetings and scientific conferences, and in outreach activities within the project.

Requirements
Research Field
Chemistry
Education Level
PhD or equivalent

Skills/Qualifications
  • Education

PhD Degree in Chemistry, Nanotechnology or related.

  • Knowledge, professional experience

Micro- and nanoencapsulation technologies                                                                                       

Skills in materials science and nanotechnology.                                                                                                              

Skills in electron microscopy, DLS and UV-Vis spectroscopy

Competences:

Fluent in English, good communication and writing skills

Intrinsic motivation, strong commitment, responsibility, independence, teamwork skills                                                                                                                                      


Languages
ENGLISH
Level
Excellent

Internal Application form(s) needed
Call_POSTDOC_0.pdf
English
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Additional Information
Benefits

Summary of conditions:

  • Full time work (37,5h/week)
  • Contract Length: Temporary (1 year)
  • Support to the relocation issues.
  • Life Insurance.

Estimated Incorporation date: January 2024

Deadline for applications: 31 December 2023

Este contrato es parte del proyecto CPP2022-009795 financiado por MCIN/AEI /10.13039/501100011033 y por la Unión Europea NextGenerationEU/ PRTR


Selection process

How to apply:

 

All applications must be made via the ICN2 website https://jobs.icn2.cat/job-openings/564/postdoctoral-researcher-supramolecular-nanochemistry-and-materials-group and include the following:

  • A cover letter.
  • A full CV including contact details.
  • 2 Reference letters or referee contacts.
  • Applications will be continuously reviewed. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview.


    Additional comments

    Equal opportunities:

    ICN2 is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion of people with disabilities.

     

    ICN2 is following the procedure for contract of people with disabilities according with article 59 of the Royal Decree 1/2015, of 30 of October.

     


    Website for additional job details

    https://jobs.icn2.cat/job-openings/564/postdoctoral-researcher-supramolecular-n…

    Work Location(s)
    Number of offers available
    1
    Company/Institute
    INSTITUT CATALÀ DE NANOCIENCIA I NANOTECNOLOGIA
    Country
    Spain
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    Where to apply
    Website

    https://jobs.icn2.cat/job-openings/564/postdoctoral-researcher-supramolecular-n…

    Contact
    State/Province

    None
    City

    Bellaterra
    Website

    http://icn2.cat/en/
    Street

    Campus UAB, Bellaterra (Barcelona)
    Postal Code

    08193

    STATUS: EXPIRED

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