Name of the organisation: Technical University of Denmark 

Designation: Ph.D.

Salary and appointment terms:

The appointment will be based on the collective agreement with the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations. The allowance will be agreed upon with the relevant union. The period of employment is 3 years.

Qualifications: The successful candidates should have a Master’s degree or a similar degree with an academic level equivalent to a two-year master's degree in chemistry with a focus on synthetic organic chemistry. Experience working with spectroscopy (NMR, UV-Vis, fluorescence, CD) and chromatography analysis (HPLC, LC-MS) is an advantage. Most importantly, the candidate should be highly motivated, able to work independently and should be very confident in both written and spoken English. The applicant should strive towards scientific excellence, be ambitious and hard working. Only applicants who seek to be amongst the brightest in their field and conduct science at the highest international level will be considered.

How to apply: Applications must be submitted as one PDF file containing all materials to be given consideration. To apply, please open the link "Apply online", fill out the online application form, and attach all your materials in English in one PDF file. The file must include:

·        A letter motivating the application (cover letter)

·        Curriculum vitae (including a list of publications, if any)

·        Grade transcripts and BSc/MSc diploma

·   Excel sheet with translation of grades to the Danish grading system (see guidelines and Excel spreadsheet here – in the right hand column)

·        Contact details for at least two academic referees

Incomplete applications will not be considered. Candidates may apply prior to obtaining their master's degree but cannot begin before having received it.

 Applications and enclosures received after the deadline will not be considered.

All interested candidates irrespective of age, gender, disability, race, religion or ethnic background are encouraged to apply.

Last date for Submission of Application: 31-07-2020

Link for official notification: Click here

Link for online application: Click here

For more details contact: Further questions about the project and position should be directed to Associate Professor Sophie Beeren, email:

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