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PhD Candidate in Polymer Synthesis ( all genders )

Your role: 

We offer the opportunity for a PhD thesis on the synthesis of innovative polymers for biomedical applications within a R&D group in Life Science. These polymers will be applied in delivery systems for pharmaceutically active compounds. You will become part of a cross-disciplinary and dynamic team where you will participate in developing cutting-edge technologies in the field of drug delivery. With your PhD embedded in an ongoing research project you will gain exposure to an industry setting while your results directly impact applications. Beyond performing experiments, literature searches and data interpretation, this PhD project offers the opportunity to interact with experts from neighboring fields, present results to interdisciplinary audiences and publish results in peer-reviewed scientific journals.


Who you are:

Master or equivalent in Chemistry, Nano-/Polymer science or related discipline.
Very good knowledge of polymer chemistry and proven practical experience in polymer synthesis & analytics.
Self-motivated, eager scientist striving to acquire new skills and able to work independently.
Enjoying working in a dynamic and interdisciplinary team.
Organizational & communication skills and excellent knowledge of German & English (spoken and written).



at least 3 years, starting in October/November 2020

Job Requisition ID:  208922
Location:  Darmstadt
Career Level:  B - Recent University Graduate(<1 year of experien
Working time model:  full-time

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