University Assistant (post doc) at the Department of Organic Chemistry
The University of Vienna (20 faculties and centres, 178 fields of study, approx. 9.800 members of staff, about 90.000 students) seeks to fill the position from 01.12.2020 of a
University Assistant (post doc)
at the Department of Organic Chemistry
Reference number: 11022
Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Research Associate in Photochemical Organic Chemistry. This is a position associated to the group of Prof Davide Bonifazi, to work on the development and understanding of photochemical process with functional organic systems for applications in chemical transformation, materials science and optoelectronic devices. The successful candidate will join a thriving international research team combining expertise in strong organic synthesis, self-assembly, materials science and spectroscopic characterization. This position is ideally suited for an ambitious early career researcher with a background in synthetic chemistry, supramolecular chemistry and/or materials chemistry. Independent teaching of courses as defined by the collective agreement. Supervision of students.
Applications are invited for a Senior Postdoctoral Research Associate in Organic Supramolecular Photochemistry.
The successful candidate will hold a PhD in chemistry with a strong experience with functional organic molecules, physical organic chemistry, and organic photochemistry or a closely aligned discipline, together with a proven track record in characterization and understanding of photochemical properties/processes of organic molecular systems as exemplified by academic publications in international leading journals. Excellent command of written and spoken English.
Experience of laboratory organisation and management is a significant benefit, as well as familiarity with grant proposal application procedures, supervision of master and PhD students and previous international experience. Proven independent writing of publications. The application should include: scientific track record, academic CV (including a list of publications), and contact details of people who could provide a letter of reference. Application documents: - Letter of motivation including research interests - Academic curriculum vitae (including a list of publications, a list of courses and a list of talks given) - Description of research interests and research agenda - Contact details of people who could provide a letter of reference – Degree certificates.
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Applications including a letter of motivation (German or English) should be submitted via the Job Center to the University of Vienna (
http://jobcenter.univie.ac.at) no later than 09.08.2020, mentioning reference number 11022.
For further information please contact Roitner, Barbara +43-1-4277-52148.
The University pursues a non-discriminatory employment policy and values equal opportunities, as well as diversity (
http://diversity.univie.ac.at/). The University lays special emphasis on increasing the number of women in senior and in academic positions. Given equal qualifications, preference will be given to female applicants.