Ph.D. student position in organic chemistry

Field: Chemistry

Results of the competition:

As part of the conducted procedure, the Competition Committee recommended the candidacy of Sudeep Sarkar MSc, for the post of PhD student.


Ph.D. student position in organic chemistry

The Laboratory of Asymmetric Catalysis at the Centre of New Technologies, University of Warsaw is looking for applicants for the position of Ph.D. student to work within a research project SONATA BIS supported by the National Science Centre, Poland:
“Asymmetric transformations with hypervalent iodine reagents. Merger with nucleophilic catalysis and novel chiral iodoarenes as entry to powerful synthetic reactions.”

– the status of a Ph.D. student obtained not later than October 1st, 2018 (we offer detailed information regarding the enrollment for the Ph.D. program at the Faculty of Chemistry, University of Warsaw)
– M.Sc. degree in organic chemistry or related disciplines (has to be awarded not later than September 20th, 2018)
– knowledge and experience in organic chemistry, with the focus on chemical synthesis
– proficiency in English
– high motivation for research work

We offer:
– scholarship of 3000 PLN/month for 4 years
– work in a young, quickly developing team
– opportunity to conduct high profile, well-publishable research
– superb working conditions in a newly-constructed Centre of New Technologies building

Interested individuals are requested to send: (1) cover letter, (2) CV with the list of scientific achievements*, and (3) transcript of records from the undergraduate (B.Sc. and M.Sc.) programs to the project leader Dr. Marcin Kalek: The application deadline is May 15th, 2018. Selected candidates will be invited for (online) interviews. The results will be announced till May 30th, 2018.

Information about the research carried out at the Laboratory of Asymmetric Catalysis can be found at:

Laboratory of Asymmetric Catalysis

For additional information, please contact:

* Please include the following statement in your CV: “I hereby give consent for my personal data included in my application to be
processed for the purposes of the recruitment process under the Personal Data Protection Act as of 29 August 1997, consolidated
text: Journal of Laws 2016, item 922 as amended.”

Deadline: 15/05/2018

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