Postdoctoral Researcher In Flame Nanoparticle Synthesis
Karolinska Institute Stockholm
The postdoctoral researcher is expected to work on flame nanoparticle synthesis for biomedical applications and participate in the lab research environment. This includes lab work, courses, seminars, and presentation of results at meetings. Other responsibilities include development of methodology and work routines, literature review, statistical analysis, adhering to the lab manual policies and drafting scientific reports and manuscripts.
Qualified to be employed as a postdoctor is one who has obtained a doctorate or has equivalent scientific competence. It is considered as an advantage if you have completed your doctoral degree within the last three years, if there are special reasons, your degree may have been completed earlier. Applicants who have not completed a doctorate at the end of the application period may also apply, provided that all requirements for a completed degree are met before the (intended) date of employment. This must be substantiated by the applicant’s main supervisor, director or equivalent.
The candidate should have degrees (BSc and MSc) in Material Science and Engineering and a PhD degree in Production Engineering, with extensive experience in synthesis of nanoparticles by flame spray pyrolysis. Furthermore, skills including material characterization by X-ray diffraction, Raman, FTIR and UVvis spectroscopy, electron microscopy is required. Experience in flame spray synthesis of nanomaterials is required. Further experience in spray processes is advantageous.
What do we offer?
KarolinskaInstitutet is one of the world’s leading medical universities. Our vision is to pursue the development of knowledge about life and to promote better health for all. At KarolinskaInstitutet, we conduct innovative medical research and provide the largest range of biomedical education in Sweden. KarolinskaInstitutet is a state university, which entitles employees to several benefits such as extended holiday and a generous occupational pension. Employees also have free access to our modern gym and receive reimbursements for medical care.
An employment application must contain the following documents in English or Swedish:
A complete resumé, including date of the thesis defence, title of the thesis, previous academic positions, academic title, current position, academic distinctions, and committee work A complete list of publications A summary of current work (no more than one page)
Type of employment Temporary position longer than 6 months
Contract type Full time
First day of employment According to agreement
Salary Monthly salary
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100 %
Reference number STÖD 2-216/2022
Georgios Sotiriou, georgios.sotiriou@ki,se
Henry Wölling, SEKO, firstname.lastname@example.orgTaherDarreh-Shori, SACO, email@example.comCarinaEklund, OFR, firstname.lastname@example.org
Last application date 30.Jan.2022 11:59 PM CET