Post-Doc Research Engineer In Functional Macromolecules Research Group

Universities and Institutes of Poland


July 31, 2022


  • Organisation/Company: Łukasiewicz Research Network – PORT Polish Center for Technology Development
  • Research Field: Chemistry › Applied chemistry Chemistry › Molecular chemistry Chemistry › Organic chemistry
  • Researcher Profile: Recognised Researcher (R2) Established Researcher (R3)
  • Application Deadline: 31/07/2022 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • Location: Poland › Wrocław
  • Type Of Contract: Temporary
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Hours Per Week: 40
  • Łukasiewicz Research Network – PORT Polish Center for Technology Development is a Research Institute within the Łukasiewicz Research Network. It focuses on development of new technologies, resulting from basic and applied research, which, in turn, serve as a basis for innovative solutions for the industry. With high-class specialists and state-of-art infrastructure, we provide capacity for the most advanced research. Our Institute consists of three research centers - Life Sciences & Biotechnology Center, Materials Science & Engineering Center and Center for Population Diagnostics, with access to specialized core laboratories - a combination, which allows to carry out both, scientific research and pilot studies for the industry in a comprehensive manner.

    Due to our growing needs, we invite the candidates to apply for the position of


    (Functional Macromolecules Research Group)

    Location: Wroclaw, Poland

    Since ancient times, people have had to store information in order to pass the acquired knowledge to future generations. Currently, the amount of data generated is almost twice larger than the capacity of conventional media such as hard drives or flash memory devices, and the trend is growing rapidly. The PolyDigit project aims to develop polymer materials for data storage that are suitable for long-term archiving of information and easy readout.

    Project received funding from Polish National Science Centre (No 2021/42/E/ST4/00010).

    More information about activity of Functional Macromolecules Research Group: https: //


    To implement research projects on synthesis and characterization of macromolecules within research scope of PolyDigit project, financed by National Science Center (NCN)


  • A PhD degree in Chemistry or related and interest in organic/polymer chemistry
  • Proficiency in English and team player attribute
  • Experience in organic preparative synthesis, chromatography (HPLC, Flash) and strong spectroscopy background (NMR, FTIR, CD, UV-vis, Fluorescence)
  • Pleasure in experimental work and high level of creativity, problem solving
  • Additional requirements:

    The candidate must meet the requirements of NCN project Regulations, particularly:

  • The candidate must be a person starting their research career which means he/she obtained a doctoral degree not earlier than 7 years before the year of starting the employment in the project. This period does not include breaks related to maternity leave, paternity leave, parental leave or period of receiving sickness/rehabilitation allowance
  • For more information regarding the post-doc role requirements in NCN project check here:

    https: //

    We offer:

  • Fixed term contract with option of further extension, in the position of Senior Specialist
  • Excellent research infrastructure, modern and well-equipped laboratories
  • Strong collaboration with national and international industries
  • Friendly, inspiring, interdisciplinary environment
  • Social benefits: co-financing of private medical care, sport activities, etc.
  • 36 days of annual leave
  • If you are interested, please apply via the below link:

    https: //

    Please send your CV and half-page cover letter.

    Application deadline:

    July 31st, 2022

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    Required Research Experiences
  • Chemistry

  • 4 - 10

    Offer Requirements
  • Chemistry: PhD or equivalent

  • ENGLISH: Excellent

    Contact Information
  • Organisation/Company: Łukasiewicz Research Network – PORT Polish Center for Technology Development
  • Department: Materials Science & Engineering Center
  • Organisation Type: Public Research Institution
  • Website: https:// www.
  • Country: Poland
  • City: Wrocław
  • Postal Code: 54 - 066
  • Street: Stabłowicka 147