Researcher in Supramolecular Chemistry, University of Siegen, Siegen, Germany

Postdoc in Germany
Researcher in Supramolecular Chemistry: The University of Siegen, a modern institution dedicated to interdisciplinary research and with an international outlook, is seeking a highly motivated individual to join our Faculty IV: School of Science and Technology, Chemistry-Biology, Organic Chemistry I. This is a part-time position focused on advancing research in the field of supramolecular chemistry, aiming for a Ph.D.


Scientific Employee

Research Area:

Supramolecular Chemistry


University of Siegen, Siegen, Germany


  • An above-average academic degree (Master or equivalent) in Chemistry
  • A Master’s thesis in the field of supramolecular chemistry is advantageous, especially with aspects of organic synthesis and coordination chemistry
  • Experience in the synthesis of organic ligands, coordination complexes, and cage compounds
  • Proficiency in the characterization of supramolecular structures using techniques such as diamagnetic and paramagnetic NMR, UV/vis spectroscopy, and photochemistry
  • Interest or experience in interdisciplinary collaboration
  • Very good knowledge of English; knowledge of German is a plus
  • Participation in scientific exchanges and publications is desirable
  • Experience in teaching, particularly in organic chemistry, is advantageous

Job Description:

  • Conduct independent research in supramolecular chemistry, aiming for a doctoral degree
  • Engage in practical laboratory work, including the synthesis of organic ligands and the investigation of the self-organization and properties of supramolecular structures
  • Collaborate with national and international scientists
  • Contribute to the preparation and editing of scientific publications and progress reports
  • Teach and supervise Bachelor’s and Master’s research projects in organic chemistry
  • Participate actively in research group tasks
  • Promote and embody the values of equal opportunities and diversity in all activities

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should submit their applications exclusively through our job portal here. Please note that applications in paper form or via email will not be considered.

Last Date to Apply:

July 31, 2024


For more information, please contact Frau Anna McConnell at +49 271 740-4360 or via email at

The University of Siegen promotes equal opportunities and diversity. Applications from individuals of all genders, people with severe disabilities, and individuals from diverse personal, social, and cultural backgrounds are particularly welcome.

Apply now and become a part of a vibrant research community at the University of Siegen!



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