PostDoc position in the field of machine learning and chemoinformatics applied to the computational exploration of near-infrared absorbing organic dyes
Empa - the place where innovation starts
Empa is the research institute for materials science and technology of the ETH Domain and conducts cutting-edge research for the benefit of industry and the well-being of society
To tackle these challenging objectives, we are looking for a highly motivated, creative and communicative personality that can bridge expertise between chemistry and informatics. Required qualifications include a PhD degree in chemistry, materials science or related field with a strong background in machine learning and chemoinformaticsmethods based on artificial neural networks. A basic understanding of organic chemistry is mandatory, experience with organic synthesis advantageous. We expect a track record of high-quality scientific publications. Fluency in English (written and oral) is mandatory.The duration of this position is two years. The project will start November 1st 2018 or earlier.