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CIC nanoGUNE: Post Doctoral Researchers

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Job Summary

The Nanoscience Cooperative Research Center, CIC nanoGUNE, created with the mission of conducting world-class nanoscience research for the competitive growth of the Basque Country, member of the Basque Research and Technology Alliance (BRTA), and recognized by the Spanish Research Agency as a "María de Maeztu" Excellence Unit (2022-2025), is currently looking for Post Doctoral Researchers to work in one of the research groups at the institute. Information about the groups can be found at Research | CIC nanoGUNE (

Job Description

We offer an international and competitive environment, state-of-the-art equipment, and the possibility to perform research at the highest level. We particularly encourage the application from candidates who will bring new research ideas, synergetic to our current research topics. We will actively support the selected candidates into obtaining individual fellowships (such as Juan de la Cierva, Ramon y Cajal, or MSCA postdoctoral) for extending their research at nanoGUNE. We promote teamwork in a diverse and inclusive environment and welcome all kinds of applicants regardless of age, disability, gender, nationality, race, religion, or sexual orientation.

The position is expected to start on 01/04/2024 or soon after, and for a total length of up to 24 months. In the first instance, the contract will be financed by grant CEX2020-001038-M of the "María de Maeztu" 2020 call of the Spanish National Research Agency. Extensions beyond 24 months could be possible if the successful candidate obtains a personal fellowship.

The candidates should apply through the form available on the webpage , and attaching the following documents (grouped in a single PDF file):

- Cover letter
- A complete CV
- A document specifying some future research ideas and why one of nanoGUNE’s research groups would be ideal to pursue such research (maximum 2 pages)
- At least one reference contact

The deadline for applications is 29/02/2024.

(i) Applications that do not follow the instructions indicated above will not be considered.
(ii) All applicants will receive an answer after the end of the selection process; but please note that due to the large number of submissions that are expected, we cannot provide individual feedback.
(iii) Additional information about nanoGUNE's commitment towards HR excellence in Research and Gender Equality is available on our website.


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Job Details

Type of Contract Temporary 
Researcher profile Recognised Researcher (R2)  
Status Full-time 
Hours Per Week 40  
Company/Institute CIC nanoGUNE 
Country SPAIN 
State/Province Gipuzkoa 
City Donostia 

Organization/Institute Contact Data

Organization CIC nanoGUNE 
Organization/Institution Type Research Laboratory 
Faculty/Department/Research Lab  
Country SPAIN 
City Donostia - San Sebastian 
State/Province Guipuzcoa 
Postal Code E-20018 
Street Tolosa Hiribidea, 76 
Phone +34943574000 
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Application Details

Envisaged Job Starting Date 2024-04-01 
Application Deadline 2024-02-29 
How To Apply