We are looking for a Research Engineer with a genuine interest in Polymer
Chemistry, a strong driving force, and a problem-solving approach. The project
is conducted in collaboration with industry and aims to synthesize and analyze
a bio-based polymer network. The polymer is to serve as a matrix in a
composite for marine applications.
What we offer
A position at a leading technical university that generates knowledge and
skills for a sustainable future.
Engaged and ambitious colleagues along with a creative, international and
dynamic working environment
Work in Stockholm, in close proximity to nature
Help to relocate and get settled in Sweden and at KTH.
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An advanced level (higher education) in Chemistry, Polymer technology,
Organic Chemistry or equivalent competence, or in any other way acquired
within or outside the country acquired essentially equivalent knowledge.
Requirements for English equivalent to English B/6, read more here
Knowledge in Chemistry, Materials science and/or Polymer technology from
higher education or equivalent studies
We are looking a person who has good subject-related and professional skills.
You can both collaborate and work independently. Your problem-solving ability
is good and you can analyze and work with complex issues. You are aware of
diversity and equal opportunity issues with a specific focus on gender
Experience and knowledge on organic synthesis
Great emphasis will be placed on personal competency.
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Log into KTH's recruitment system in order to apply to this position. You are
the main responsible to ensure that your application is complete according to
The application must include:
CV including relevant professional experience and knowledge.
Copy of diplomas and grades from your previous university studies.
Translations into English or Swedish if the original documents have not
been issued in any of these languages.
Brief account of why you want to conduct research, your academic interests
and how they relate to your previous studies and future goals. Max two
Your complete application must be received by KTH no later than the last day
of application, midnight CET/CEST (Central European Time/Central European
About the employment
The employment is valid for a limited time according to the agreement - for up
to 6months, with access according to agreement.
Striving towards gender equality, diversity and equal conditions is both a
question of quality for KTH and a given part of our values
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please read here.
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