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This job offer was closed at 2022-05-15

Basque Center for Macromolecular Design and Engineering, POLYMAT Fundazioa

PhD Fellowship in Chemistry

Research Field: Chemistry 
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Job Summary

A PhD Fellowship in Chemistry is available (in the group of Professor Alejandro Müller) at the Basque Center for Macromolecular Design and Engineering, POLYMAT Fundazioa (

Job Description

Applicants must have a BSc and MSc in Chemistry, Applied Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Materials, Physics or Mechanical Engineering, with a background in Polymers.

Good command of written and spoken English is a must (if preselected, a telephone interview will be carried out before any other appointment is made). The selected candidate is expected to conduct research, write papers, and deliver a PhD thesis.

The applicant must meet the following requirements:
- Aged under 30 years old at the time of starting the contractual relationship
- Unemployed and registered in the public employment service LANBIDE
- Be up to date with tax obligations and with Social Security
- People who have held any type of research position in the same company or its associates within the previous 6-months are not eligible
- Must live in the Basque Autonomous Community

Applications should be addressed to Professor Alejandro Müller
and sent via email in one single PDF to before the 2022/15/05 (applications will be considered upon arrival) including:

(i) a cover letter highlighting their interest in the position.
(ii) curriculum vitae.
(iii) a short description of previous research (1-2 Pages).
(iv) the names and contact addresses (e-mail) of two academic referees.

Please note that because of the large number of applications expected, we will not be able to give individual feedback to unsuccessful applications.

POLYMAT has obtained the ‘HR Excellence in Research award‘. The award reflects our commitment to continuously improve our human resource policies in line with the European Charter for Researchers, the Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers and our commitment to achieve fair and transparent recruitment and appraisal procedures.


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Job Details

Type of Contract Temporary 
Status Full-time 
Hours Per Week 40  
Company/Institute Polymat BERC 
Country SPAIN 

Organization/Institute Contact Data

Organization Basque Center for Macromolecular Design and Engineering, POLYMAT Fundazioa 
Organization/Institution Type Research Laboratory 
Faculty/Department/Research Lab  
Country SPAIN 
City Donostia - San Sebastian 
State/Province Gipuzkoa 
Postal Code 20018 
Street Avenida de Tolosa 72 
Phone + 34 943 50 60 61 
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Application Details

Envisaged Job Starting Date 2022-06-01 
Application Deadline 2022-05-15 
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