PhD-position in synthetic chemistry/protein modification

Highly interdisciplinary research project (FET-open, Horizon 2020) among three academic institution and two industrial partners for the advancement of radically new mass spectrometry techniques
(Superconducting Mass Spectrometry and Molecule Analysis - see The workpackage led by the University of Basel is focussed on the development of charge decorated photocleavable tags for peptide and protein modification.

The successful candidate has a strong background in synthetic organic chemistry, ideally with experience in chromophore design. An understanding of recombinant protein production would be a definite plus. Project start 01.01.2020. We are looking forward to your application. M. Mayor, V. Köhler.

Your profile

Master in chemistry, fluency in English.

We offer you

An exiting project where your contribution would be central to the achievement of the project goals.

How to apply:

Please send a CV, a letter of motivation and copies of your university degrees to