Post-Doc Position in Analytical Chemistry

Job description:

As a post-doctoral researcher at RIC, you will work on the development, evaluation and application of sampling methods and analytical techniques for the analysis of trace volatile compounds in ambient air and biological samples. Techniques include passive and active sampling, followed by GC-MS analysis and olfactometry.
Both classical methods and innovative methods based on sorptive sampling will be applied. Special attention will be paid to data interpretation and construction of volatility/polarity diagrams.


Your profile:

  • You have a strong knowledge and know-how in gas chromatography - mass spectrometry.
  • You have a PhD degree in chemistry, biochemistry or an equivalent qualification due to experience.
  • You have a broad interest in technology development, attention to quality and detail and a team oriented attitude.
  • Our teams are diverse and international. Therefore, you should have an open mind and strong English communication skills.


Our offer:

We are pleased to offer you an opportunity to join our multidisciplinary and high-tech company in Kortrijk, Belgium. In exchange for your talent, passion and expertise, you get a challenging job in an environment were even more challenges are for the taking.  We are proud of our flexible, progressive and informal working environment with a range of possibilities to take initiative and show responsibility. This is your chance to contribute to the technology that will determine the society of tomorrow. We commit to support and guide you in this process; not only with words but also with tangible actions.
Your energy and commitment are therefore appreciated by means of an attractive and competitive salary with many fringe benefits.

The successful candidate will receive a contract for a period of 2 years, with competitive employment conditions and possibility of extension.

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