Researcher / Post-doc

Politechnika Łódzka
  • Forma zatrudnienia: Etat
  • Dziedzina nauki: nauki chemiczne

                   RESEARCHER / POST-DOC


ICRI-BioM is seeking a young researcher to fill up a full-time research position in the laboratory of Dr. Christopher M. Plummer


ICRI-BioM is an International Research Agenda, established within Lodz University of Technology under the Foundation for Polish Science MAB PLUS Program in collaboration with the Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research in Mainz. It aims at the creation of an excellent scientific unit that focuses on combining polymer chemistry with molecular biosystems engineering experimentally and with the aid of computational sciences. It is expected that the collaboration and synergy between these groups, local scientific environment, and international cooperation will lead to breakthrough research in basic and applied sciences.


This position will involve a research project at the intersection of organic chemistry and polymer chemistry. Topics including monomer synthesis and polymerization, as well as topics relating to post‑polymerization modification.



Candidates should have completed their PhD degree not longer than 5 years prior. Expected skills include:

·          Experience in organic synthesis

·          Experience in polymer chemistry

·          Experience with NMR and GPC/SEC (preferably also FT-IR, GC-MS, DSC, TGA)

·          Capability and interest to present results in international publications, national and international conferences, patents, etc

·          Good command of both spoken and written English


We offer

·              Gross monthly salary in the range 7500-9500 PLN (plus 13th salary)

·              Starting date after January 1st

·              Contract until the end of 2023 (ca. 2 year contract, with conditional renewal)

·              Full public health insurance



Interested candidates are requested to e-mail the following documentation (in PDF format)

·              Cover letter

·              Brief CV (up to 2 pages)

·              A summary of research experience (up to 2 pages – a brief outline of experience / projects)

·              Up to 5 key research achievements (e.g. full texts of publications)


by December 31st, 2021 to:

Dr. Christopher M. Plummer, Junior Principal Investigator at ICRI-BioM


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