2024_8_69 – Researcher for the FI-TRACE Research Group

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2024_8_69 – Researcher for the FI-TRACE Research Group


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Offer DescriptionThe successful candidate will be part of the UIB ‘Flow Injection and Trace Analysis (FI-TRACE)’ research group and undertake tasks linked to project TED2021-131303B-I00: ‘Holistic Marine Bioremediation Strategies based on Artificial Reefs’, funded by the MICIU through the call for strategic projects addressing ecological and digital transition within the 2021-2023 National Plan for Scientific and Technical Research and Innovation. All activities fall under the framework of ‘Green Employment (Minimising Waste and Pollution)’ within the FI-TRACE research area into ‘Flow Analysis Methods for Solving Environmental Problems and Recreational Water Analysis’.The successful candidate will undertake the following tasks:1-Assessing the bioremediation capacity of sponge reefs located at the endpoint of marine outfalls at wastewater treatment plants2-Determining emerging organic pollutants, such as pharmaceuticals, plasticisers, cosmetic products and flame retardants in coastal marine ecosystems3-Developing new analysis methodology based on miniaturised and automated systems to determine traces of emerging pollutants in marine samples4-Assessing sample preparation methods for emerging pollutant preconcentration5-Optimising chromatography and mass spectrometry methods to separate and identify emerging pollutants6-Analysing bioactive products generated by sponge reefs as defence systems to tackle possible environmental pollution, with a view to using biomass within a circular economy modelPI: Dr. Manuel Miró LladóFunding body: Unió Europea – Next Generation EUInstitution: Universitat de les Illes Balears (UIB) / University of Balearic Islands (UIB)Where to apply WebsiteRequirementsResearch Field Chemistry » Analytical chemistry Education Level Bachelor Degree or equivalentSkills/QualificationsAt the time of hiring, having an undergraduate degree that has been validated by the Ministry of Education and Vocational Training or the Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities (formerly, the Ministry of Universities) and linked to the relevant area. Qualifications linked to the subject matter, preferably chemistry. The following regulations apply: Royal Decree 889/2022 of 18th October that sets out the Validation, Accreditation and Equivalence Requirements and Procedures for Non-Spanish Official Higher Education Qualifications, and the Equivalence Procedure for Official Spanish Qualifications from Previous Academic Arrangements as per the Levels in the Spanish Qualifications Framework for Higher Education, or the regulations in force at the time of the recruitment process.Specific RequirementsCandidates must fulfil the following requirements at the time of recruitment: Request version:a) Be under 30 when the employment contract beginsb) Be registered as unemployed at the SOIBc) Not have held any other research post at the UIB within the six months immediately preceding their recruitment.Particular consideration will be given to candidates with knowledge in chromatography analysis techniquesLanguage requerimentsC1 Catalan.Years of Research Experience NoneAdditional InformationBenefitsGross monthly salary: 2.062,70 €National Social Security Insurance (Public Health Insurance)Planned end date of the tasks subject to the contract: Tuesday, Setember 16, 2025Eligibility criteria

  • Accomplishments in the field (max. 40 points)
  • Qualifications in the specialised area (max. 20 points), other (max. 5 points)
  • Video CV and, where applicable, a personal interview (max. 20 points)
  • Experience in the field (max. 15 points), e.g.:

3 years (10 points),
3 years (5 points)

  • Other merits (max. +5 points), e.g. letters of reference.

Eligibility threshold: 60 points.Selection processIn accordance with article 8 of REGULATORY AGREEMENT 14540 of 15th June 2022 that approves the regulation governing the recruitment of research staff under chapter 6 allocation of the university budget, as well as technical or operational research staff.Required Candidate Documents

  • Short CV (CVA format)
  • Copies of supporting documents for accomplishments included in the CV, including a copy of qualification certificates or a receipt of having requested them (English, Catalan or Spanish)
  • Video CV on candidates’ suitability for the job offer (max. 3 minutes). The URL for the video must be attached (English, Catalan or Spanish).

Selection comiteei. The relevant Pro-Vice-Chancellor for research (or delegated representative) as chair.ii. The supervisor (or delegated representative).iii. The members of the Research Area Assessment Committee (CARAI).iv. One or more expert members in the topic pertaining to the recruitment and chosen by the chair of the committee, where applicable.v. The head of FORHU (or delegated representative), as secretary, who may speak but not vote.Additional commentsPlease check the official website ( for updates and details of this offer, as they may be subject to change and will not be reflected in this publication. Website for additional job detailsWork Location(s)Number of offers available 1 Company/Institute Universitat de les Illes Balears (UIB) / University of the Balearic Islands (UIB) Country Spain GeofieldContact State/ProvinceIlles Balears CityPalma WebsiteStreetCra. de Valldemossa Km 7,5 Postal Code07122 E-Mail[email protected]STATUS: EXPIREDShare this page

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€2062.7 per month



Job date

Fri, 07 Jun 2024 03:15:59 GMT

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