The University of Southern Denmark is offering PhD Position in Organic Chemistry and Molecular Machines. International applicants are eligible to apply for this position.
The main focus will be on incorporating redox-active tetrathiafulvalenes into interlocked molecules such as catenanes and rotaxanes and on investigating how motion takes place in these systems.
The University of Southern Denmark was established in 1998 through a merger involving Odense University, the Southern Denmark School of Business and Engineering and South Jutland University Centre.
Course Level: Position is available for pursuing PhD programme.
Study Subject: Position is awarded in Organic Chemistry and Molecular Machines.
Scholarship Award: Appointment as a PhD Research Fellow is for three years. Employment stops automatically at the end of the period. The holder of the scholarship is not allowed to have other paid employment during the three-year period.
Scholarship can be taken in Denmark
Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for scholarship:
The ideal candidate holds a Master’s degree (5+3) in synthetic organic or supramolecular chemistry. The candidate should have knowledge in supramolecular chemistry and/or tetrathiafulvalene chemistry. Experience in synthetic organic chemistry is a prerequisite.
Nationality: International applicants are eligible to apply for this position.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have their previous degree.
Test Requirements: University accepts the following English language tests:
- TOEFL IBT test with a minimum score of 88
- IELTS academic test with a minimum overall band score of 6.5*
- CAE with a minimum result of C, or the CPE (the CAE or CPE are only accepted from a Cambridge Network or from University of Michigan) – Please send the test candidate’s ID number (e.g. EPA123456) and the candidate’s secret number (4 digits)
- Tests older than 2 years will not be accepted.
English language Requirements: According to the Danish Ministry of Science’s Order no 181 of 23 February 2010 on Admission to Danish Universities, all international applicants to programmes taught in English must document English language qualifications comparable to the level of English taught at Danish upper secondary school (‘gymnasium’). This level compares to the C1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference.
How to Apply: The mode of application is online.
Application Deadline: Application deadline is November 11, 2016.