Open positions

Please find below the positions that are currently open.
We are always looking forward to welcoming exceptional
candidates into our research Group,
please send us your cv to info@metbiocat.eu

Postdoctoral candidate
Project title: "Collaborative project at the interphase between catalysis, chemical biology and materials science"
PI: José Luis Mascareñas Cid
Starting date: Between June and November, 2019
Terms and conditions:
Full-time one-year contract, with possibility of extension for at least another six months.
Applications:
Send a brief CV (maximum 2 pages) by e‐mail.
The name and email of two contacting professors or researchers that know the candidate should be provided. Reference letters for preselected candidates will be required.


Applications should be sent by e-mail to: joseluis.mascarenas@usc.es indicating in the subject Postdoc position @metbiocat.
Requirements:
PhD in Chemistry. Excellent academic and scientific record, with some publications in top journals as main author. Experience in research activities in synthesis and organometallic chemistry.

We seek outstanding individuals with initiative, creativity and team‐working ability. Strong commitment for scientific excellence in a highly competitive environment is a must.

Previous experience in chemical biology, as well as in material sciences will be highly considered.
Research topic:
Metal-mediated catalysis at the interface between material science and chemical biology
Deadline: May 15th, 2019
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Predoctoral student
Project title: "Discovery of new, groundbreaking methods, strategies and concepts in the realm of transition metal catalysis, asymmetric catalysis and modern organic synthesis"
PI: José Luis Mascareñas Cid
Fernando López García
Starting date: Between May and September, 2019
Terms and conditions:
Initially, 1 year contract that can be extended. Anyway, the candidate should apply for predoctoral fellowships
Applications:
Send a brief CV (maximum 2 pages), a list of qualification marks, and names of some professors that might write a reference letter (they will be required for preselected candidates).


Applications should be sent by e-mail to: fernando.lopez@csic.es indicating in the subject Predoc position @metbiocat.
Requirements:
Bachelor degree in Chemistry, and academic rank higher than 7.5 (over 10).

Master of Chemistry (organic synthesis or computational chemistry) already completed or to be completed during the current semester.

We seek outstanding individuals with initiative, creativity and team‐working ability.

Previous experience in research activities in organic synthesis, metal catalysis, organometallic chemistry and/or computational chemistry will be highly considered.

The name and email of a contacting professor or researcher that know the candidate should be provided.
Research topic:
Unconventional synthetic methods based on metal catalysis. Enantioselective developments and access to bioactive molecules
Deadline: April 30th, 2019
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