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(10-05-2021) – OPEN POSITIONS:

  1. Post doc position in the field of electrocatalysis (IIT, Genova, Italy)
  2. Two Scholarships co-financed by Italian Institute of Technology and Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (Brescia, Italy)

 Study of cooperative optical phenomena in artificial solids of nanocrystalline metal halides (1 scholarship)

 Colloidal nanoscale heterostructures for catalytic and optoelectronic applications (1 scholarship)


(21-04-2021) PhD position “Synthesis of multifunctional conjugates based on carbon nanotubes and plasmonic nanoparticles for biomedical applications”


Deadline: May, 03, 2021

A  call for a PhD position in co-direction between the Laboratory “Immunology, Immunopathology and Therapeutic Chemistry” (Strasbourg, France) and the Laboratory “Physical-Chemistry of Electrolytes and Interfacial Nanosystems” (Paris, France) is available.

Project: “Synthesis of multifunctional conjugates based on carbon nanotubes and plasmonic nanoparticles for biomedical applications”

PhD supervisors: Cécilia MENARD-MOYON & Ali ABOU-HASSAN

Interested candidates must apply on the website  before 4th May 2021 with a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, and the contacts of three reference persons.


Postdoctoral researcher position in analytical and green chemistry at Chemical Faculty, Gdańsk University of Technology, 11/12 G. Narutowicza Street, 80-233 Gdańsk, Poland ( February 20, 2021)

Postdoctoral researcher position in analytical and green chemistry. Green analytical chemistry group lead by Marek Tobiszewski is searching for postdoctoral candidate to join. The position is available for researchers currently working outside of Poland. PhD degree is required and good scientific record. Ideally, the candidate should be an expert is one or more of the fields: sample preparation, gas chromatography, liquid chromatography, chemometrics and experimental design. The ability to work independently and as part of a team, curiosity and self-motivation are crucial, as well as excellent written and oral communication skills in English are essential.

Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract 24 Month Work Hours: Full Time 40.0 Hours per Week Location: Gdańsk, Poland Foreseen starting date: in year 2021, flexible

Application deadline: 28 February 2021 Please send Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae and the list of scientific achievements to Marek Tobiszewski, e-mail: marek.tobiszewski[at]


 A two year postdoc in Atmospheric Chemistry is available in the School of Chemistry at the University of Leeds.( February 20, 2021)

A two year postdoc in Atmospheric Chemistry is available in the School of Chemistry at the University of Leeds. We are looking for a postdoc to work on the PEROXY project (New field measurements and mechanistic understanding for RO2 radicals) which was recently funded by the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC). PEROXY consists of a collaborative team with complementary expertise and capabilities in both experimental and modelling aspects of atmospheric chemistry, from the School of Chemistry at the University of Leeds, and the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences at the University of Manchester.

The position is available from April 2021 and we anticipate that the position will be started by July 2021 but there may be some flexibility in the start date. Salary: Grade 7 (£33,797)


ICIQ 10 PhD fellowships (February 12, 2021)

Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia (ICIQ)

The Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology

Av. Països Catalans 16 – 43007 Tarragona (Spain)

Phone +34 977920200 Ext. 282


WHAT? 10 Scholarships to do the doctorate in an ICIQ research group.

WHO? Students with master’s degree studies completed at the time of the beginning of the scholarship and enrolled in the doctoral program. Students with a Degree in Chemistry, Physics, Chemical Engineering, Biochemistry, Pharmacy,Biotechnology or related disciplines.

MORE INFORMATION: On the website

DEADLINE:  March 14, 2021



The YUSUF HAMIED DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY seeks to appoint two talented and intellectually ambitious individuals to University Lectureships in synthetic organic chemistry, the appointments to be taken up in October 2021 or as soon as possible.

Further details of all the Department’s research and teaching activities can be obtained from the Department’s website (


Spain Project: DIRNANO (H2020-MSCA-ITN-2020, reference: 956544) “Directing the immune response through designed nanomaterials” Supervisor: Dr. Francisco Corzana

E-mail: francisco.corzana[at]





Following a change of ownership, different job opportunities has opened up in MercachemSyncom in Weert, (The Netherlands), a company that deals with the American Petroleum Institute (API) production on behalf of third parties.

They are evaluating solid state, analytical and synthetic chemists. They are looking for candidates (PhD or graduates) who are fluent in English and willing to move.

Those who are seriously motivated to have a working experience in the Netherlands can send the CV with a short presentation letter (in English) from the supervisor or other contact person, directly to the email address of Dr. Karen Storms of Human Resources: karen.storms[at], MercachemSyncom Weert

Visitor address: Peelterbaan 2 | 6002 NK | WEERT | The Netherlands

Postal address: Vliesvenweg 1 | 6002 NM | WEERT | The Netherlands





 European Young Chemistry Meeting: Freiburg (Switzerland) 20 – 22 January 2021

The biennial European congress for young chemical people, will be held in Freiburg (Switzerland) from 20 to 22 January 2021, concomitantly with the next Assembly of EYCN Delegates. More information will be available in the coming months.





MOFschool2021: 2nd International School on Porous MaterialsLake Como School of Advanced Studies, 21-25 June 2021– The applications are now open.

The School gathers some of the worldwide experts in the field of metal-organic and covalent-organic frameworks and will cover the current research developments. Starting from advanced synthetic methods, the School will propose representative examples of up-to-date characterization techniques and cutting-edge applications, up to implementation into devices. Information on the Program, Venue, Registration and availability of Grants can be found at:;!!P1tgJ-3e!QsQR-1mTFA7tPnPPLOUzKM7jJtJNr26KaySNG1lfi-FsLucsJM_9vlkIazUU7TzBcGuC$


Summer School: Chemistry and formulation for cosmetics from June 21st to July 9th, 2021

Three tematic weeks in chemistry and formulation for cosmetics

ESCOM Chimie, a French engineering school in chemistry, organises an online summer school from June 21st to July 2nd dedicated to Chemistry and Formulation in cosmetics involving several speakers from the cosmetic industry and academics. The programme is fully delivered in English and will include conferences, interactive workshops and a collaborative project. Applications are open till May 15th.

For more information:


European School of Medicinal Chemistry ESMEC,  June 28 – July 1, 2021 (April 21, 2021)

40th Advanced Course of Medicinal Chemistry and Seminar for PhD students and junior researchers from both academia and industry



International School of Process Chemistry –ISPROCHEM”,10-12 May, 2021 (April 12, 2021)

The 2021 edition of the *International School of Process Chemistry –ISPROCHEM*, promoted by the Organic Chemistry Division of the Italian Chemical Society will take place as a Webinar, as an online event on 10 to 12 of May.

It will include a historical perspective on natural products as active pharmaceutical ingredients, and several conferences aimed at highlight issues of emerging interest. The program will cover several topics, including HPAPI (Highly Powerful API) production, continuous crystallization, particle engineering, radiation of synchrotron in polymorphic characterization, new trends in development of APIs based on natural products, alternative solvents, mechanochemistry, continuous production, automated synthesis of complex molecules, continuous flow chemistry, organophotocatalysis, catalysis of iron and biocatalysis. In a workshop, studies on issues related to scale-up in process chemistry will also be presented.

For information on the program, on the international speakers who have already agreed to participate, fees and registration, please consult the website;!!P1tgJ-3e!TZBPJAvRRs3W1xBfPH9aW-GJZF1iLNKTZ9RUcV5jA0Y5cmiUTDSLb6VAK2YlkqbkX_Yr$ <;!!P1tgJ-3e!TZBPJAvRRs3W1xBfPH9aW-GJZF1iLNKTZ9RUcV5jA0Y5cmiUTDSLb6VAK2YlkqbkX_Yr$>






Msc Thesis in Synthetic Organic Chemistry

Job Offer from November 14, 2019

We are currently seeking highly motivated master students to the Synthetic Array Technologies group at the Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces (Potsdam Science Park). You will practice organic chemistry with focus in peptide and carbohydrate chemistry, automated solid phase synthesis and you will have the possibility to contribute in the development of a new technology for high-throughput analysis. Our department offers excellent research facilities as well as an international, highly interdisciplinary and collaborative environment. To apply, please send your CV, a transcript of the exams and the bachelor certificate. The position will be fund for the period of work.

For more info contact:       pietro.dallabernardina[at]