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Basque Center for Macromolecular Design and Engineering, POLYMAT Fundazioa

PhD Fellowship in biobased coatings

Research Field: Chemistry 
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Job Summary

A PhD Fellowships in Chemistry is available in the Polymerization Processes Group at the Basque Center for Macromolecular Design and Engineering, POLYMAT Fundazioa ( to work in the synthesis and characterization of waterborne biobased coatings with excellent antifouling and hydrophobic properties. This phD will be part of the NATURSEA-PV European project. The project will be carried out in our premises in Donostia-San Sebastián (Joxe Mari Korta Center, University of the Basque Country, UPV/EHU).

Job Description

Required qualifications and experience
Applicants must have an MSc in Chemistry (or a related discipline). A background in polymer science is highly desirable. 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.
Applications should be addressed to Dr. Edurne González and sent via email in one single PDF to before the August 1, 2022 (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   
Company/Institute POLYMAT 
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 2022-06-17 
Application Deadline 2022-08-01 
How To Apply e-mail