The successful candidate should have a strong background in heterogeneous catalysis.


  • Synthesis, characterization, and performance testing of heterogeneous catalysts in flow reactor systems to support multiple on-going energy-related projects.
  • Contribute to day-to-day supervision of graduate students.
  • Responsible for KUTEM’s executive operations and maintaining safe operations.
  • Lead/support writing efforts on reports and scientific articles.Requirements:
    The successful applicant should have:
    • A PhD in Chemical Engineering or Chemistry, or related field.
    • Strong background in heterogeneous catalysis.
    • Experience in the design and operation of high-pressure flow reactors.
    • Experience in the synthesis and atomic-scale characterization of supported metal catalysts.
    • Technical skills for maintaining laboratory equipment.
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
    • Experience in XAS data analysis is a plus.Application:
    Prospective candidates should send their CV along with the contact details of at least two referees to with the reference code “HETCAT” in the subject line.