Postdoc Position: Electrocatalysts, University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain

International Postdoctoral Researcher at CITIUS, Spain

Postdoc Position: Electrocatalysts: The University of Santiago de Compostela’s CIQUS – Center for Research in Biological Chemistry and Molecular Materials is seeking a dedicated and innovative postdoctoral researcher to join the FunNanoMatLab Group. This position focuses on the synthesis and testing of new electrocatalyst materials for sustainable energy applications, including H2 production, fuel cells, and metal-air batteries.

Postdoc Position: Electrocatalysts for Sustainable Energy Applications

Designation: Postdoctoral Researcher

Research Area:

  • Chemistry » Inorganic chemistry
  • Chemistry » Molecular chemistry
  • Chemistry » Applied chemistry

Location: University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain


  • PhD in Chemistry, Materials Science, or a related area
  • Previous experience in the development of electrocatalyst materials
  • Experience in electrochemistry techniques (e.g., CV, EIS, LSV)
  • Strong background in electrocatalysis testing with an excellent scientific record
  • International postdoctoral experience is highly valued
  • Excellent communication skills and proficiency in written and spoken English
  • Creativity and team-working ability in a dynamic and international environment
  • Ability to work in a multidisciplinary environment

Job Description:

  • Synthesize and test new electrocatalyst materials for applications in hydrogen production, fuel cells, and metal-air batteries
  • Conduct research within the FunNanoMatLab Group at CiQUS
  • Collaborate in a dynamic and international team
  • Publish and present research findings in high-impact journals and conferences

How to Apply:

  • Send applications directly to Prof. Maria Gimenez at
  • Include a CV, a motivation letter, and contact information for at least 2 referees who can provide recommendation letters
  • Indicate “ELECTROCAT_POSTDOC” in the email subject line
  • Applications will be reviewed on a first-come, first-served basis

Last Date for Apply: 31 July 2024 – 23:59 (Europe/Madrid)

Starting Date: 1 Sep 2024

Job Information:

  • Type of Contract: Permanent
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Hours Per Week: 35
  • Offer not funded by an EU programme
  • Position is not related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure



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