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Open Positions 2
Time Span as soon as possible for 4 years
Application Deadline 12 Mar 2019
Financing yes
Type of Position
  • PhD - Individual Supervisor
  • PhD - Doctoral Programme
Field of Research
  • Mathematics / Natural Sciences
Subjects Inorganic Chemistry
Description The group of Prof. Dr. Kallol Ray at the Department of Chemistry in Humboldt Universität zu Berlin is looking for motivated and dedicated PhD candidates to work on organometallic synthesis, catalytic hydroformylation reactions and spectroscopic investigation of reaction mechanism.

The project will be carried out within the framework of the cluster of excellence Unified Systems in Catalysis (UniSysCat). A research stay in the laboratories of collaboration partners abroad might be possible.

The PhD position is for at least 4 years, salary scale TV-L E13 (67%), and requires a Master degree (or equivalent) in Chemistry, a good knowledge and interest in synthetic inorganic chemistry, organometallic catalysis, and ligand synthesis.

The group you would join is an international small-sized, highly dynamic group with excellent instrumentation and analytical facilities.

Please send your application (motivation letter, CV, academic certificates, transcript of records, and contact information of references (if you are from outside Germany)) as a single pdf file to

Requirements Masters or equivalent in Chemistry, highly motivated, experience in inorganic and organisc synthesis, catalysis, and spectroscopic measurements. willingness to travel and perform research stays in international laboratories.
Working Language
  • English
  • German
Language of Dissertation
  • English
  • German
Required Documents
  • CV
  • Reports, certificates
  • Letter of Motivation
  • Others : contact information of references
More Information


Humboldt University Berlin • Chemie
Prof. Dr. Kallol Ray
Brook-taylor Strasse 2
12489 Berlin

Phone: 03020937385