PhD - Functional Inorganic Materials

Application deadline:

The candidate will carry out his/her PhD thesis in the Functional Inorganic Materials team ( under the supervision of Dr. Natalia M. Padial at the Institute of Molecular Science (ICMol) at the Universidad de Valencia in the frame of the project funded by the Plan GenT SEJIGENT 2021 program:
Enantioselective heterogeneous catalysts based on titanium-organic frameworks

Eligibility criteria:
• Degree in chemistry obtained after January, 2019.
• Obtained 60 master ECTS to access the PhD program.
• Previous experience in organic/inorganic synthesis, characterization of crystalline solids, or photoredox reactivity is recommendable.
Strong oral and written communication skills in English will be also considered.

Duration: 4 years from January 2022.
Applications should be addressed to Dr. Natalia M. Padial and sent via email in a single PDF file to before the 30th September 2021 including:
a) Motivation letter (why do you want to join us?).
b) Curriculum vitae.
c) Degree academics records, where the number of obtained ECTS credits and average score with 2 decimals in a 0-10 scale appear.
d) For non-Spanish degrees we also require a document issued by the Spanish Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport with the Spanish grading scale equivalent average score. This document can be obtained through the portal “Equivalencia de notas medias de estudios universitarios realizados en centros extranjeros”.

Applications will be considered as received. Please note that because of the large number of applications expected we will not be able to give individual feedback to unsuccessful applications. Your application will be treated confidentially. Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed remotely before appointment.