Postdoctoral Fellow– Nanomaterials/Nanomedicine

Postdoctoral Fellow– Nanomaterials/Nanomedicine

September 19, 2018


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Part Time/Full Time


Excellent English (Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking)



Job Description

The Center for Materials science at Zewail City of Science and Technology is looking for qualified applicants for a postdoctoral research fellow position. The position is within Prof. Ibrahim El-Sherbiny’s research group with a wide interdisciplinary exposure. The research conducted involves a wide range of skills from chemical modification of polymers for different purposes, developing new smart nanostructures (nanoparticles, nanofibers, nano-scaffolds, etc) for various biomedical (mainly controlled drug delivery, tissue engineering, and biosensing) and biotechnological applications.

Other Skills

-Strong writing and presentation skills

-Experience with spectroscopic and other analysis tools (FTIR, UV-vis,   NMR, EA, Thermal analysis, etc) and ability to interpret the results.

-Reasonable research record along with Research and Development experience is preferred.

-Experience with endnote, web design, SPSS is preferred

-Can work in a team.

-Problem solving and analytical thinking

-Planning and organizing



Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Nanomaterials, Advanced polymers, Biomaterials, Material Science, Pharmaceutics, Nanoscience & Technology or a related field. They will be evaluated according to their research experience, including fit of research area to the position requirement, their publications record, and the applicability of their previous research.

Required Documents:

•Letter of intent.

•Detailed C.V. including full publication list and the R&D experience (if any).

•Brief statement of a research career plan (not more than 1 page)

Job Contact Person

Prof. Dr. Ibrahim El-Sherbiny

Job Contact Info

All required documents should be sent directly to with the Job code (Nanomaterials-PDoc-2018) in the subject line of the email. The position is open until filled.