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Post-doctoral Researcher on Theory and Simulation of nanostructures of two-dimensional materials


The Nanoscience Cooperative Research Center CIC nanoGUNE, created with the mission of conducting world-class nanoscience research for the competitive growth of the Basque Country and recently recognized as a "María de Maeztu" Excellence Unit (2017-2021), is currently looking for a





to work on


Theory and Simulation of nanostructures of two-dimensional materials



CIC nanoGUNE, located in San Sebastian, Basque Country (Spain), leads a very successful project joining several research groups in Spain by which controlled graphene nanostructures are grown on various substrates, and then characterised and tailored for both fundamental research and possible applications. 


The Theory group at the CIC nanoGUNE Research Center in San Sebastian (Spain) is currently looking for a Post-doctoral Researcher who is interested in the area of Theory and Simulation of nanostructures of two-dimensional materials


The main prurpose of this post is the furthering the understanding of existing and new nanostructures, on the substrates where they are grown and on other substrates (by transfer), by means of theory and computational first-principles simulation. 


A successful applicant will possess the following:

  • PhD in physics or theoretical chemistry
  • Experience in density-functional theory calculations



The contract will be for 1 year. The position is available immediately.


The candidates should apply by completing the form below, attaching: 

  • A cover letter, a complete CV, academic qualifications and at least one reference letter grouped in a single PDF file.


The deadline for application is 31 March 2020.






* NanoGUNE values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity. 

* Applicants should stick to the following instructions for submitting their applications.

* Please note that due to the large number of submissions expected, we cannot provide individual feedback.

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