The position involves the rational design and implementation of novel protocols in the area of asymmetric catalysis supported by computationally as well as experimentally driven mechanistic studies (reaction kinetics, deuterium labelling studies, isolation of organometallic intermediates, etc.).
Are you an excellent, open-minded and team-spirited PhD Student candidate with a background in organic / organometallic chemistry?
Do you have good knowledge and practical experience in organic chemistry and are familiar with techniques such as inert atmosphere, NMR, UV-Vis, IR, MS, etc.
If this is the case...we are waiting for your application!
Please keep in mind that you are also required to meet the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Early-Stage Researcher eligibility criteria ().
In particular, at the time of appointment you must have had less than four years full-time equivalent research experience and must not have already obtained a PhD.
Additionally, you must not have resided in Switzerland for more than 12 months in the three years immediately before the appointment.
What we offer
You will be part of an excellent international research team and benefit from the scientific and complementary training programme of the EU-funded Innovative Training Network (ITN) CO2PERATE.
We offer highly competitive and attractive salaries according to the regulations of Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions, plus mobility and family allowances as applicable.