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Job Advertisement: Postdoctoral Researcher in Metal-Organic Framework Biocomposites

Position Overview: The Falcaro Group at Graz University of Technology, Austria, is excited to offer a Postdoctoral Researcher position focused on the cutting-edge field of metal-organic framework (MOF) biocomposites. We are seeking a highly motivated and talented individual with a strong background in MOFs, biomacromolecules, and/or biochemistry to join our dynamic research team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct innovative research in the area of MOF biocomposites.
  • Perform advanced techniques including X-ray diffraction and enzymatic assays.
  • Design and plan experiments with precision and scientific rigor.
  • Write high-quality scientific papers and assist in proposal development.
  • Collaborate effectively within the research group and with external partners.

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • PhD in Chemistry, Materials Science, Biochemistry, or a related field.
  • Proven experience in MOFs, biomacromolecules, and/or biochemistry.
  • Strong practical skills in X-ray diffraction and enzymatic assays.
  • Excellent planning and organizational abilities.
  • Proficiency in scientific writing and communication.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Leadership Opportunity: Depending on the candidate's demonstrated skills and expertise, there is the potential to lead a subgroup within the research team.

Contract Duration: The position is initially offered for a short term, with the possibility of extension after a probation period, up to 6 years and the possibility of being involved in teaching activities.

Application Process: Interested candidates should submit a detailed CV, a cover letter outlining their research experience and interests, and contact information for at least two references.

Applications and inquiries should be sent to marion.hofmeister(at)tugraz.at

Application Deadline: The screening will proceed until a suitable candidate is selected.

Join us in advancing the frontiers of MOF biocomposites research and contribute to groundbreaking developments in this exciting field!!


Prospective postdoctoral fellows

Prospective postdoctoral fellows should consider applying for various suitable fellowships: EU residents - Marie Curie Fellowship UK residents - Royal Society Fellowships Japan - JSPS Fellowships USA - National Science Foundation Fellowships