MASARYK UNIVERSITY

PhD Student Position in Organic Chemistry

Location
Brno, Czech Republic
Posted
05 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
06 Oct 2018
Ref
42150
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Chemistry
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

RECETOX, the research centre at the Masaryk University in Brno, Czech Republic, is focused on the research and education in cross-cutting area of Environment and Health, namely interactions among chemicals, the environment and biological systems, including environmental and health risk assessments, more about us at www.recetox.muni.cz .

We invite applications for a Ph.D. position in Organic chemistry to work in the group of Prof. Vladimir Sindelar.

The main role of this position is concerned with the synthesis of bambusuril receptors and the investigation of their supramolecular properties. Background in host-guest chemistry and synthetic organic chemistry is preferred. For further information about the research group see webpage www.supramolecular.sci.muni.cz .

 RECETOX Ph.D. student position

  • 4-year Ph.D. programme with financial support for 4 years
  • Interdisciplinary scientific topics
  • Supervision by experienced mentors and excellent scientists and tailored study plan
  • Excellent and state-of-the-art research infrastructure
  • International mobility and internships
  • International and friendly environment
  • Courses developing the transferable skills

Candidate profile

Candidate shall possess MSc. or a corresponding degree from a university in Organic chemistry, solid background in the respective field and good communication skills in English language.

Discussion about the research topic with supervisor is mandatory before the formal application – contact directly the responsible supervisor Prof. Vladimir Sindelar: sindelar@chemi.muni.cz.

Apply: candidates should submit the application including (i) curriculum vitae, (ii) motivation letter, (iii) contacts of two persons who might provide reference via e-application https://www.muni.cz/o-univerzite/kariera-na-mu/volna-mista/42150

A review of applications will run continuously as they are received. Short-listed candidates will be invited for the Skype/ personal interview.