Postdoc in Analytical Chemistry - Wearable Chemical Sensing

Updated: 13 days ago
Deadline: 14 Feb 2020

KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm has grown to become one of Europe’s leading technical and engineering universities, as well as a key centre of intellectual talent and innovation. We are Sweden’s largest technical research and learning institution and home to students, researchers and faculty from around the world. Our research and education covers a wide area including natural sciences and all branches of engineering, as well as architecture, industrial management, urban planning, history and philosophy.


Job description

The work consists of development of wearable patches for metabolites in sweat. The employment also consists of a responsibility for the on-body tests and pilot test of the manufactured chemical patches

 What we offer

  • International workplace.
  • A leading technical university that creates knowledge and expertise for a sustainable future.
  • Here you get colleagues with high ambitions in an open, curious and dynamic environment.

Qualifications

Requirements

  • A doctoral degree or an equivalent foreign degree in analytical chemistry, electrochemistry or chemical sensing, obtained within the last three years prior to the application deadline.

Great emphasis will be placed on personal competence and suitability.

Preferred qualifications

  • Scientific skills
  • Cooperative skills
  • Communication skills
  • Proven experience working with Wearable Chemical Sensors

Trade union representatives

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Application

Log into KTH's recruitment system in order to apply to this position. You are the main responsible to ensure that your application is complete according to the ad.

Your complete application must be received at KTH no later than the last day of application, midnight CET/CEST (Central European Time/Central European Summer Time).

About the employment

The position is offered for 1 year, with a possibility of a one year extension.

A position as a postdoctoral fellow is a time-limited qualified appointment focusing mainly on research, intended as a first career step after a dissertation.

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