Job Opportunities for Research Associates in Peru

The NMR laboratory at Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru in collaboration with the NMR & Molecular Interaction Group headed by Dr. Guy Lippens (CNRS-INSA Toulouse, France),  and as part of an initiative funded by the Peruvian government which aims to attract researchers from abroad to conduct research in Peru, is looking for highly motivated scientists to work in a multidisciplinary environment within the scope of “Nuclear Magnetic Resonance for Food Sciences and Health Sciences”.

The successful candidate will be granted full access to all the Chemistry Department facilities, including a 500 MHz NMR equipped with TCI cryoprobe, mass spectrometers, various optics and chromatography instrumentation. Research funds are available.

Applicants must possess an advanced degree (Ph.D. or equivalent) in Chemistry, Biochemistry or Physics with research experience in NMR spectroscopy.

All candidates must be fluent in English. Spanish is not mandatory.

Salary: Up to 210,000 soles (Approximately USD 60k) per year based on qualifications.

Period of employment: 2 to 3 years with possibility of renewal.

How to apply: Interested applicants that fulfill the requirements should send a cover letter, CV and two letters of recommendation to Dr. Helena Maruenda (

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