• Postdoctoral researcher in the metabolomic area

You will have the opportunity to join a leading university and the research group “QuAn: Analytical Chemistry Group” in a dynamic and professional environment.

Research personnel with the title of doctor


  • A PhD in chemistry or biology is requested to work in metabolomics with experience in the development of analytical methods, especially in liquid and gas chromatography coupled to tandem mass spectrometry and high-resolution mass spectrometry. It will be valued previous experience in environmental toxicology.

Profile requirements:

  • Metabolomics, Analytical Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry, Environmental Toxicology.
  • Letter of interest in the specific program, detailing previous experiences. Describe experimental techniques and skills.
  • Full CV and reprints of two main publications by the candidate.
  • Two letters of recommendation from scientists with whom the researcher has collaborated previously.
  • At the moment of contracting one must comply with the following requirements:

-Be between 16 and 30 years of age
-Being unemployed
-Be registered as a job-seeker on the Catalan Job Service (SOC)
-Not having carried out research activities at the Ramon Llull University (URL) in the previous six months.

We offer:

  • full-time contract
  • expected duration: 24 months
  • planned incorporation: December 2022


Submission of applications:

Interested people must apply via email at rrhh@iqs.url.edu with the subject INVESTIGO QuAn.
IQS School of Engineering – URL might require proof of the obligatory requirements before formalising the contract, as well as the necessary aspects when they consider that there may be inaccuracies.

  • Deadline: applications can be sent until 15-09-2022
  • Admission and selection process:

-The Human Resources Department of  INSTITUT QUÍMIC DE SARRIÀ – URL is the responsible body for all of the admission and selection process, in accordance with the rules and procedures applicable to the entity.
-Candidates that do not comply with the requirements will be excluded from the process.

This offer is within the Investigo Programme for hiring young job seekers in the realization of research and innovation initiatives, in the framework of the Recovery, Transformation and Resilience Plan in Catalonia, financed by the European Union through the European Next Generation Funds. Official code 100045ID16

Ramon Llull University includes in its IV Gender Equality Plan the commitment to promote equality between people and includes measures to guarantee equal treatment and opportunities between genders and eliminate any type of discrimination. The areas affected by this Plan, in accordance with what is regulated by article 46 of LO3/2007, are access to employment, professional classification, promotion and training, remuneration, organization of working time, and the prevention of sexual and gender-based harassment.