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Postdoctoral Researcher - Supramolecular Nanochemistry and Materials Group (Adsorption Experiments)
Location: Bellaterra,Barcelona, Spain
Employment Start Date: As soon as possible

Organization Description:

The Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia, with its official English translation Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology and acronym ICN2, is a non-profit international research institute located close to Barcelona, Spain. Its research lines focus on the newly-discovered physical and chemical properties that arise from the behaviour of matter at the nanoscale.

Job Description:

Main Tasks and responsibilities:

- Design, synthesize, characterize and study new multifunctional MOF-based adsorbents.         
- Design and development of micro- and nanostructures assembled from Metal-Organic-Frameworks (MOF) and other materials, such as inorganic nanoparticles (INPs).
- Participation in writing scientific reports and papers, attending project meetings and scientific conferences, and in outreach activities within the project.
- Supervision of PhD students.

Summary of conditions:

· Full time work (37,5h/week)
· Contract Length: 1 year
· Location: Bellaterra (Barcelona)
· Salary will depend on qualifications and demonstrated experience.
· Support to the relocation issues.
· Life Insurance.
Estimated Incorporation date: as soon as possible


· Education:
PhD Degree in Chemistry or Materials Science.
· Knowledge: 
 Large experience in adsorption experiments.                                                                      
Research experience in metal-organic-frameworks (MOF).
Fluent in English

Job Application:

All applications must be made via the ICN2 website and include the following:
1. A cover letter.
2. A full CV including contact details.
3. 2 Reference letters or referee contacts.
Applications will be continuously reviewed. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview

Date Posted: September 12, 2019