Postdoc position in Synthetic organic chemistry

    Postdoc position in Synthetic organic chemistry

    Organic chemistry – Postdoc in synthetic carbohydrate chemistry, at Department of Chemistry, Aarhus University, Denmark

    Deadline to Apply

    June 06, 2021 (23: 59 GMT +1)


    PositionPostdoc position
    No. of Position(s)1
    Research AreaChemistry
    SalaryAccording to standard norms
    WorkplaceDepartment of Chemistry
    Aarhus University
    Contract Period1 Year
    Starting dateAug 01, 2021


    • The candidate must have a nearly or fully completed PhD degree and have a strong background in synthetic organic chemistry. Furthermore, the candidate should be acquainted with semicomplicated 1D- and 2-D NMR spectra of small molecules and have good English communication skills.
    • As a member of our group we expect you to be a team player and take part in co-supervision of junior students.
    • All applicant are requested to enclose 2 letters of support/reference in their application and be the coauthor of at least one publication in a respected international journal.

    Responsibilities/ Job Description

    Together with other members of the Jensen group, the task will be to establish a new approach for chemical glycosylation that avoids lengthy purification of reaction mixtures using the organic chemistry toolbox.

    How to Apply?

    To apply, please click the Apply Online button mentioned above

    Documents Required

    The application must be in English and include

    • Curriculum vitae
    • Degree certificate
    • A complete list of publications
    • A statement of future research plans and information about research activities, teaching portfolio and verified information on previous teaching experience (if any). synthetic 

    Guidelines for applicants can be found here.

    About the Department

    The department is situated on the campus area close to the city center of Aarhus and houses several internationally renowned research groups. There is easy access to state-of-the-art research facilities and newly renovated and modern laboratories. Aarhus has the youngest population in Denmark with a rich student life.


    • Appointment shall be in accordance with the collective labour agreement between the Danish Ministry of Finance and the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations.
    • Further information on qualification requirements and job content may be found in the Memorandum on Job Structure for Academic Staff at Danish Universities.
    • Salary depends on seniority as agreed between the Danish Ministry of Finance and the Confederation of Professional Associations.


    Associate Professor Henrik H. Jensen
    Phone: +45 2426 4475

    Nat-Tech Administrative Centre – Nat-Tech HR
    Phone: +4593521875

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    Postdoc in synthetic carbohydrate chemistry

    Post expires at 8:59am on Monday June 7th, 2021 (GMT+9)