The Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia (ICIQ) is seeking a Postdoctoral Researcher with a PhD in Chemistry to carry out research in the group of Prof. Antonio M. Echavarren. This position will be funded by ICIQ and the European Research Council via the ERC Advanced Grant of Prof. Antonio M. Echavarren. (ERC-2018-ADG)
ICIQ is committed to performing excellent research at the frontier of knowledge in the broad area of chemistry (Catalysis, Artificial Photosynthesis, Activation of Small Molecules, Photovoltaics, Functional Molecular Assemblies and Chemical Biology, from either theoretical or experimental perspectives). The institute also aims at training the future generation of scientists by offering high-quality educational programmes to master, PhD students and postdoctoral researchers (Full details on http://www.iciq.org/).
Our mission is to lead, from the vantage point of molecular science, cross-strategies for solving major social and economic challenges, such as climate change and sustainable supply of energetic and raw materials, thereby contributing to the establishment of a knowledge-based economy and improving citizens’ quality of life in our influence area.
The candidate of this position will work in the computational study of enantioselective catalytic transformations. Only candidates with a PhD degree in organometallic chemistry and organic synthesis, with experience in performing computational (DFT) studies will be considered.
- The candidate will work in the computational study of enantioselective catalytic transformations.