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PhD position in Chemical Engineering

Job location: Shanghai, China.

Project Description:

We are looking for a PhD candidate with a solid background in Reactor Engineering and Catalysis. The candidate will be in charge of the preparation of heterogeneous catalysts, their characterization using cutting-edge techniques and their testing in different model gas- and liquid phase reactions. The candidate will work in strong synergy with a multinational and multicultural team including a group of computational chemists. The research activities will be entirely performed in Shanghai with a training period (6 months max) in France.



  • A Master Degree in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry or related field is required. 
  • The ability to collaborate and adapt in an international team is highly preferable and candidates must possess good communication skills in oral and written English. 
  • Knowledge of French and/or Chinese is an asset. 
  • Applications must include a curriculum vitae, a motivation letter and 1-2 letters of recommendation by academic referees.