PhD Student Position in Dr. de la Escosura’s Group

Position type: PhD Student.

Advisor: Dr. Andrés de la Escosura.

Location: Biohybrid Materials and Systems Chemistry Research Group, Department of Organic Chemistry, Faculty of Sciences, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.

Eligibility criteria: The ideal candidate should have a chemistry degree, with some backgroung in organic synthesis. He/she should have some experience with analytical methods, such as NMR, IR, UV-Vis and fluorescence spectroscopies, and chromatographic techniques such as HPLC or gas chromatography. A good academic record and English level is required, as well as good writting and learning capacities.

Research objective: Study of prebiotic organic reactions with biological relevance in non-enzymatic conditions, as a means to investigate possible sources of the biomolecules that enabled the origins of life and their potential to be integrated in reaction networks.

Duration: 3 years.

Starting date: October 2023.

When to apply: from 17th July to 15th September 2023.

How to apply: Applications should be submited via email to, providing an updated curriculum vitae that includes previous experience; a motivation letter expressing the interest for the position; and contact details of two referees (all in a single pdf file).

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