Open positions

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Call for EoI: Postdoctoral fellow candidate
Project title: Juan de la Cierva Candidate
PI: José Luis Mascareñas Cid
Fernando López García
Starting date: End of 2021
Terms and conditions:
This hosting offer is to apply for a fellowship under the program Juan de la Cierva, funded by Spanish “Ministerio de Ciencia, Innovación y Universidades”
For specific requirements and application process of the fellowship, please see the relevant call:
- Juan de la Cierva – Incorporación (3 year contract, aprox. anual gross salary 29,000 €):  32ea0/?vgnextoid=056fe027b89f5710VgnVCM1000001d04140aRCRD

Interested candidates are encouraged to write a motivation letter

Applications should be sent by e-mail to: indicating in the subject JdC EoI @metbiocat.
•          PhD in Chemistry or related area. Expertise: organic synthesis, metal catalysis.
•          Excellent academic and scientific record, with some publications in top journals as main author.
•          Previous background or training in asymmetric synthesis will be particularly valued. International postdoctoral experience according to Juan de la Cierva requirements is needed. Ability to work in a multidisciplinary environment is a must.
•          Juan de la Cierva – Formación: (a) PhD year: 2020 – 2019, and (b) not having obtained the PhD at the University of Santiago de Compostela.
•          Juan de la Cierva – Incorporación: (a) PhD year: 2016 – 2018, and (b) for candidates that obtained the PhD title at the University of Santiago de Composela, must have spent at least 12 months as trainee in another institute.
•          Passion, initiative and team‐working ability. Strong commitment for scientific excellence in a highly competitive environment is also a must.
Research topic:
Efficient synthetic methods based on metallic catalysis. Enantioselective developments and access to bioactive and/or synthetically relevant molecules
Deadline: 19/01/2021
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