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This job offer was closed at 2023-05-10

Basque Center for Macromolecular Design and Engineering, POLYMAT Fundazioa

PhD Fellowship

Research Field: Chemistry 
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Job Summary

A PhD Fellowship in Materials Chemistry is available in the group of Dr. Danila Merino at the Basque Center for Macromolecular Design and Engineering, POLYMAT Fundazioa (

Job Description

Applicants must have a university or master’s degree in chemistry, engineering, biochemistry, or equivalent with proven research experience in preparing and characterizing sustainable materials for agricultural applications, that is, the development of biocomposites following the circular economy and green chemistry principles for the protection/improvement of soil, crops, and food.
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, and write reports, and papers.
Applications should be addressed to Dr. Merino and sent via email in one single PDF to before 10/05/2023 (applications will be considered upon arrival) including:
(i) Cover letter highlighting their interest in the position.
(ii) Curriculum vitae.
(iii) Research project about sustainable materials for agriculture (2 pages).
(iv) The names and contact addresses (e-mail) of two academic referees.
POLYMAT has obtained the ‘HR Excellence in Research award. The award reflects our commitment to continuously improving 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 achieving 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 FUNDAZIOA 
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 2023-03-13 
Application Deadline 2023-05-10 
How To Apply e-mail