Department of Chemistry and Pharmacy_ID: UNI12

Engineering and/or Technology
Italy
Sassari
Period: 
1 Sep, 2019 to 30 Apr, 2020
Deadline: 
31 Dec, 2019

General information

Duration: 
3 months
Commitment: 
Full-time
Description: 

The training includes the synthesis and analysis (by means of different spectroscopic techniques) of organometallic compounds, consisting of metals and molecules of biological interest such as proteins, peptides and chelating agents, for the prevention and treatment of metal accumulation diseases. The trainee's duties will include the following activities: - Synthesis of metal complexes - Analysis of molecular mechanisms connected with the toxic and carcinogenic effects of metals. Characterization of metal complexes by means of spectroscopic techniques, such as NMR, EPR, and UV-Visible.

Compensation: 
No financial compensation

Keywords

Traineeship ID: UNI 12  

Additional Information

Applications may be sent at any time during the year to [email protected] The offer is part of the traineeship in Sardinia project, promoted by the University of Sassari. Only students enrolled in a University outside Italy may apply.
Requirements
Languages: 
English: Independent User B1
Italian: Basic User A2
Skills: 
Applicants must possess one of the following titles: Master's level degree in Pharmaceutical Studies, or Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Technologies, or Chemistry.
Basic theoretical and practical knowledge of Inorganic and Bioinorganic Chemistry is required