PhD Position in Organic Chemistry Research - Supramolecular Chemistry

Brno (CZ)
10 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
13 Feb 2018
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Chemistry
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

PhD Positions in Organic Chemistry Research - Supramolecular Chemistry
Department  Department of Chemistry – Faculty of Science 
Deadline  31 Mar 2018
Start date  by appointment 
Department   Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science of Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic 
Deadline  NA 
Start date   When available 


We invite applications for a Ph.D. position to work in the group of Prof. Vladimir Sindelar at Masaryk University, Czech Republic. The main role of this position is concerned with the synthesis of bambusuril receptors and the investigation of their properties. Background in host-guest chemistry and synthetic organic chemistry is preferred. For further information about the research group see webpage Applications should be sent via e-mail to


The successful candidate will be involved in the synthesis and purification of new urea-based macrocycles. The work should reveal new insight into supramolecular properties of this family of macrocycles developed in our group. The research topic is:

  • Synthesis of macrocyclic compounds for supramolecular binding 


  • Complete MA / Mgr. / MSc. Degree in Organic chemistry 
  • Background in host-guest chemistry and synthetic organic chemistry is preferred 


  • International multidisciplinary team engagement in highly ambitious projects of supramolecular chemistry 
  • Work in an inspiring and highly collaborative environment 
  • Various opportunities for further education, training and professional growth 

The candidates are invited to send their: 

  • CV (including contact details, nationality and current address) 
  • Two reference letters (written or just two contact names) 

Please send the application to Prof. Vladimir Sindelar: 

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