Postdoctoral Scholars –Active Supramolecular Materials

University of California, Irvine

Irvine, CA

ID: 7063239
Posted: January 24, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

The laboratory of Dr. Zhibin Guan ( in the Department of Chemistry, the University of California at Irvine (UCI), is seeking highly motivated post-doctoral scholars wishing to advance their research and career prospects. Taking inspiration from Nature, the Guan laboratory synthesizes and studies soft materials including supramolecular assemblies and polymers that are active, adaptive, malleable, and self-healing. An exciting new project in Guan laboratory is the development of microtubule-inspired dissipative, active supramolecular materials using mild redox chemistry ( Highly talented post-doctoral scholars are sought to join this new effort.

Successful candidates will have a Ph.D. degree in chemistry and related field. Deep knowledge and experience in supramolecular chemistry, materials chemistry, chemical synthesis, along with materials characterization techniques are requirements.

Required Application Materials: cover letter describing their research experience and career goals, CV, and the names and email addresses of at three professional references (please do not solicit letters).

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The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.


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