12/11/2019
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Postdoc supramolecular peptide nanostructures

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    University of A Coruña
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    ChemistryMolecular chemistry
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    29/11/2019 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Spain › A Coruña
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    37,5
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/02/2020
  • EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME
    H2020 / ERC
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    SENSE-851179-Postdoc

One postdoctoral position is available in the framework of the ERC-Starting Grant SENSE, Grant Agreement no 851179. The research, supported by the European Research Council, will be carried out at the CICA research center, in A Coruña (Spain), and involves the design of peptide-based building blocks to obtain stimuli-responsive self- assembled nanostructures for their application in different biological scenarios.

The researcher will work on the preparation and full characterization of stimuli-responsive nanostructures.

Required qualifications and experience:

A PhD in Chemistry, Materials Science, or related area is required. Experience in the fields of synthetic and supramolecular chemistry, nanomaterials, and microscopy is highly desirable.

The candidates are expected to have interest in multidisciplinary work and motivation to learn from a diversity of scientific areas. Good interpersonal skills as well as written and oral communication skills in English are required.

Conditions:

The position is for 2.5 years, with a possible extension, starting preferably in February 2020.

The work will be carried out under the supervision of Dr. Elena Pazos (http://www.epazoslab.es/) at CICA (https://cica.udc.es).

Application deadline: November 29th 2019.

Application: Candidates should submit a motivation letter, CV, and the contact information of two referees to Dr. Elena Pazos at elena.pazos@udc.es, indicating in the subject SENSE job offer – position POSTDOC

Informal enquires by highly motivated applicants should be addressed to Dr. Elena Pazos at

elena.pazos@udc.es

CICA at the Universidade da Coruña (UDC), is a research center that aims to promote the advancement and excellence of basic and applied R&D in the chemical, biological and biomedical sciences, optimizing the scientific resources of the institution, enhancing the university's research capacity, and promoting the transfer of results to society. Furthermore, the CICA-INIBIC (Coruña Biomedical Research Institute) strategic group created in 2013, aims to be “the benchmark for research, training and transfer for the great challenges facing society, so as to attraction of resources for sustainable growth”.

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
    Chemistry: PhD or equivalent
  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Good

Skills/Qualifications

A PhD in Chemistry, Materials Science, or related area is required. Experience in the fields of synthetic and supramolecular chemistry, nanomaterials, and microscopy is highly desirable.

The candidates are expected to have interest in multidisciplinary work and motivation to learn from a diversity of scientific areas. Good interpersonal skills as well as written and oral communication skills in English are required.

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
CICA, University of A Coruña
Spain
A Coruña
A Coruña
15071
As Carballeiras, s/n. Campus de Elviña

EURAXESS offer ID: 462136

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