Postdoctoral Position, Electrochemistry - BorderSens

Postdoctoral Position, Electrochemistry - BorderSens

University of Antwerp - Faculty of Science

Antwerp, Belgium

Project Title: BorderSens - Border detection of illicit drugs and precursors by highly accurate electrosensors.

Project Description: BorderSens aims at developing electrochemical sensing devices for simultaneous detection of illicit drugs and precursors, in order to overcome the challenges posed by currently used on-site methods used by customs and police authorities. The system will combine research on electrochemical fingerprints of illicit drugs and precursors, together with strategies to unravel and enrich the fingerprint, and data capture and analysis. Our partners include three other universities and ten forensic institutes, border control and police authorities from 7 EU countries. University of Antwerp is the coordinator of BorderSens.

Job description

  • You will be expected to take part in the management of the project, drive and conclude your work independently and write well-formulated reports and articles.
  • You support the supervisor with the project management and coordination.
  • You co-supervise PhD students.
  • You publish scientific articles related to the research project of the assignment.
  • You present your work at national and international workshops and conferences.

Profile and requirements

  • You hold a PhD degree in chemistry, forensic science, physics, bioscience or applied engineering.
  • You can submit outstanding academic results.
  • You are independent and self-motivated.
  • You are quality-oriented, conscientious, creative and cooperative.
  • Background knowledge and demonstrated experience in electrochemistry is essential.
  • Experience in project management is an advantage.
  • Knowledge in spectroscopy (Raman, FTIR) is appreciated.
  • In view of the international context, mastering of the English language (both oral and written) is mandatory.
  • In the view of a multidisciplinary, international team, good team skills, communication skills and the ability to travel are required.

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