MASARYK UNIVERSITY

PhD Position in Organic Chemistry Research  Supramolecular Chemistry 

Location
Brno (CZ)
Posted
08 Dec 2017
End of advertisement period
31 Mar 2018
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Chemistry
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

PhD Positions in Organic Chemistry Research  Supramolecular Chemistry 

Department     Department of ChemistryFaculty of Science 

Deadline         31 Mar 2018

Start date        by appointment 

LABORATORIES 

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 supramolecular.sci.muni.cz. Applications should be sent via e-mail to sindelar@chemi.muni.cz. 

JOB DESCRIPTION 

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 

  
CANDIDATE PROFILE 

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

  
WE OFFER 

  • 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 

  
APPLICATIONS 

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: sindelar@chemi.muni.cz