Doctoral student in inorganic chemistry

Lund University
October 11 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

Work description

Graduate training in organometallic chemistry. The Project involves the development and study of organometallic compounds based primarily on late metals and pincer ligands. The compounds will be used for activation of small molecules and unreactive bonds.


The successful candidate should have a strong background in synthetic and mechanistic chemistry. A Master's Degree (or equivalent) in Inorganic, Organic or Organometallic Chemistry is required. Excellent oral and written communication skills in English are mandatory.

Application: Attach (1) Personal letter, (2) Academic CV, (3) Short summary of

research accomplishments (e.g. Diploma work, max 2 pages, Palatino 12pt).


Students with basic eligibility for third-cycle studies are those who- have completed a second-cycle degree- have completed courses of at least 240 credits, of which at least 60 credits are from second-cycle courses, or- have acquired largely equivalent knowledge in some other way, in Sweden or abroad.

The employment of doctoral students is regulated in the Swedish Code of Statues 1998: 80. Only those who are or have been admitted to PhD-studies may be appointed to doctoral studentships. When an appointment to a doctoral studentship is made, the ability of the student to benefit from PhD-studies shall primarily be taken into account. In addition to devoting themselves to their studies, those appointed to doctoral studentships may be required to work with educational tasks, research and administration, in accordance with specific regulations in the ordinance.

Type of employment

Limit of tenure, four years according to HF 5 kap 7ยง.


- Ola Wendt, professor, 046-2228153; e-post:

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