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CFM-Centro de Física de Materiales/MPC-Materials Physics Center

PREDOCTORAL RESEARCH POSITION AT THE POLYMERS AND SOFT MATTER GROUP; Prof. Jon Maiz and Prof. Arantxa Arbe; Materials Physics Center (Donostia / San Sebastián)

Research Field: Physics 
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Job Summary

The Polymers and Soft Matter Group at CFM is offering a predoctoral (1+1+1 years) position starting between November 2022 and January 2023 to work under the supervision of Dr. Jon Maiz and Prof. Arantxa Arbe in the study of the Structure and Dynamics of Complex Polymer-based Materials for Energy Storage Applications.
The position will be funded by the IKUR strategy. IKUR is the strategy promoted by the Education Department of the Basque Government to boost Scientific Research in specific strategic areas and to position the Basque country at the forefront of international research in those fields.
The selected candidate will be hired by the Research Association MPC - Materials Physics Center. The salary will be 16.131,72 euros before taxes for the first year.

Job Description

The Polymers and Soft Matter Group at the Center of Materials Physics addresses fundamental problems related with the structural and dynamical properties of soft matter systems, mainly based on polymers. Current research topics in the group include blends, all-polymer nanocomposites, or single-chain nanoparticles. For more information, visit our web:


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Job Details

Type of Contract Temporary 
Status Full-time 
Hours Per Week 37.5  
Country SPAIN 
State/Province GIPUZKOA 

Organization/Institute Contact Data

Organization CFM-Centro de Física de Materiales/MPC-Materials Physics Center 
Organization/Institution Type Other 
Faculty/Department/Research Lab  
Country SPAIN 
City Donostia 
State/Province Gipuzkoa 
Postal Code 20018 
Street Manuel Lardizabal Pasealekua, 5 
Phone 943 018 786 
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Application Details

Envisaged Job Starting Date 2022-11-01 
Application Deadline 2023-01-31 
How To Apply e-mail  

Additional Requirements


Specific Requirements

Candidates must hold a Master degree (in Physics, Chemistry, Chemical or Material Engineering, ...). Expertise in polymers will be highly appreciated for this particular position, as well as background in experimental methods like scattering techniques or relaxation techniques.