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NANO UP Post - doctoral position 2
Location: Barcelona, Spain
Employment Start Date: Flexible/to be discussed

Organization Description:
The INSTITUT CATALÀ DE NANOCIÈNCIA I NANOTECNOLOGIA, ICN2  is a non-profit research institute, created in July 2003 by the Ministry of Universities, Research and Information Society of the Catalan Government and the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB), who remain its patrons.
The ICN works concurrently in Scientific Research in Nanoscience, primarily via European and national collaborative projects, and in Technology Research, Nanotechnology, in areas of internal expertise and co-development with private industry. Its aim is to achieve the highest level of scientific and technological excellence in both fields, nanoscience and nanotechnology.
Job Description:

Funded by an ERC Consolidating Grant , this 3 - year post - doctoral work aim s to assemble novel MOFs from functional bio - related organic ligands and study their adsorption capacities, as a part of a project that involves 3 senior researchers and 5 PhD students.

Qualifications :
Essential: PhD in Chemistry, Materials Science or Nanotechnology
Knowledge , Experience and Skills :
Essential: demonstrated knowledge and experience in adsorption measurements (e.g. BET) of porous materials; experience in supramolecular/coordination chemistry and in the synthesis of MOFs; excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills; advanced English level.
Desirable: knowledge in organic chemistry; knowledge in analysing crystal structures.
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Date Posted: January 7, 2014