Postdoc Scholarship In Chemical Technology with specialization in Zeolite membranes, 2614-13

Published: 30 October 2013


The zeolite research group at Luleå University of Technology is the largest in Sweden in the area and works with development of zeolite materials such as membranes, catalysts, adsorbents and sensors. The group is in the international forefront in the area of zeolite membranes.  The research topics often have an environmental profile and several of the projects are related with the production of renewable fuels and chemicals. The zeolite research group is a part of the research subject Chemical Technology

We are therefore looking for a Postdoc in Chemical Technology with specialization in Zeolite membranes. Zeolite membranes will be prepared and evaluated for separation of mixtures. The postdoc receives a scholarship for one year with a possible extension for one year.


We seek Post doctors with a PhD degree in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, or equivalent, preferably with experience in zeolites and zeolite membranes. You should have good communication skills in English, be able to work in a group and have an ability to take initiative.

The research subject Chemical Technology is a part of the department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering with about 350 employees.

The work will be conducted at Luleå University of Technology in Luleå.

Contact persons:

Prof. Jonas Hedlund (LTU), +46 (0)920-49 21 05,


Your application, marked with 2614-13, including personal letter,CV, copies of diplomas from universities and other documents you wish to refer to, should be submitted to Luleå University of Technology, Registry secretary, SE-971 87 Luleå, Sweden or e-mail:  Deadline for application is November 15, 2013.