Department of Chemistry



Postdoc - University of North Carolina Chapel Hill

Immediate Postdoctoral Opening at Chemistry Department, UNC Chapel Hill  

A postdoctoral position is available immediately in Prof. Wei You’s group in the Department of Chemistry at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, focusing on new polymerization methodology development (i.e., photoinitiated metal-free living cationic polymerization, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2015, 137, 7580), in collaboration with Prof. Dave Nicewicz in the same department.   

Interested candidate should have a solid background in one or several of the following areas: controlled/living polymerization of functional monomers, post-polymerization functionalization and macromolecular coupling approaches, synthesis of block copolymers, and polymeric materials. The position is available immediately with a term of one year. The term of the position may be extended based on satisfactory progress and additional funding considerations.

Please email to submit a CV as well as the contact information for 2-3 references.


Wei You
Associate Professor of Chemistry
UNC Chapel Hill (O: 919-962-6197)