Postdoctoral fellowship in Biophysical Chemistry

Chalmers University of Technology
Study in:Sweden
Deadline: 15 February 2018

Chalmers University of Technology invites applications for a Postdoctoral fellowship in Biophysical Chemistry at the Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Department.

Tasks and responsibilities:
  • Selected candidate will be responsible of maintaining and developing the single-molecule laser-tweezers equipment and AFM pursuing experiments on DNA and RNA.
  • Selected candidate will be responsible to perform own research in a research group.
  • The position also includes teaching on undergraduate and master’s levels as well as supervising master’s and/or PhD students to a certain extent.
  • Another important aspect involves collaboration within academia and with society at large.
  • The position is meritorious for future research duties within academia as well as industry/the public sector.
Duration: maximum 2 years (1+1); full-time temporary employment


  • Applicant must hold PhD in Physical Chemistry/Biophysics.
  • Applicants are required to have expertise in single-molecule force spectroscopy on DNA and/or RNA.
  • Applicants with education or experience in computational chemistry or molecular dynamics modelling would be preferred.

Application procedure:

  • Apply online and quote with Ref 20170644 written in English. The application require following attachments as pdf-files:
  • CV, include complete list of publications
  • Previous teaching and pedagogical experiences
  • Two references that we can contact.
  • Personal letter (1-3 pages): introduce yourself and present qualifications; Previous research fields and main research results; Future goals and research focus. Are there any specific projects and research issues you are primarily interested in?
  • Attested copies of completed education, grades and other certificates.
—————–Quick Overview————-
Organization Chalmers University of Technology
Fellowship Level Postdoctoral
Country Sweden
Subject areas Chemistry
Fellowship amount Varies
Eligibility Open to all nationalities
Deadline 15 February, 2018

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