University Assistant (prae 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 01.08.2020 of a
University Assistant (prae doc)
at the Department of Organic Chemistry
Reference number: 10988
The Organic Synthesis Group of Prof. Bonifazi in the Faculty of Chemistry is currently seeking a PhD student with research experience in organic synthesis applied to the preparation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons.
Develop new synthetic methodologies for preparing boron- and nitrogen-doped polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons for applications in optoelectronic devices. We expect the successful candidate to sign a doctoral Thesis Agreement within 12-18 months.
Participation in teaching and independent teaching of courses as defined by the collective agreement. Supervision of students.
A degree in chemistry with profound knowledge and practical experience in the field of Organic Chemistry and in particular in the synthesis of heterocycle chemistry and multistep synthetic methodologies. Ability to work independently and to deal with O2- and water-free synthesis methodologies. Excellent command of written and spoken English.
Strong theoretical and practical skills in the field of Organic Chemistry, in particular on the synthesis of air-sensitive organic compounds. Experience on heterocycle chemistry, multistep organic synthesis and carbon-carbon bond formation will be regarded as an added value.
- Letter of motivation including research interests
- Academic curriculum vitae (including a list of publications, evidence in teaching experience, if available)
Main research field
Special research fields
Type of computer skills
Specified computer skills
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 20.07.2020, mentioning reference number 10988.
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.