Open NMR Research Manager Position at BASF in Shanghai

Dear all,


BASF in Shanghai (R&D site) offers a free position as NMR Research Manager.

Please send your application via this website (available in Chinese and English): 巴斯夫招聘 (


Main Tasks:

- Develop technical solutions using existing and new technologies, methods etc.

- Transform the request objectives into work plans for lab team, analyze & interpret experimental results.

- Develop new methods and procedures for testing or analysis within the lab team.

- Constantly discuss and align analytical activities with customers and global team.

- Proactively advise customer or internal partners.

- Monitor quality of the work in the lab and of the data delivered to the customer and monitor time targets. (e.g. data delivery date to customer)

- Present and document results.

- Organize and supervise roles, responsibilities and work routines within the lab team, and instruct, coach the lab team.

- Develop, motivate, inspire lab team members.

- Continuously observe, analyze and assess scientific and technical trends in analytics.

- closely follow and evaluate scientific literature, publications, and draw conclusions for the company.



- PhD in Chemistry, Material Science related or M.SC. in Chemistry, Material Science related.

- At least 5 years’ experience of conducting NMR experiment (including PhD period); Extensive hands-on practice on NMR. Capabilities of NMR spectra interpretation for complex system, especially polymer system. Deep theoretical knowledge on spectroscopy (NMR, IR, etc.) and related techniques

- Broad knowledge of analytics for chemical products.

- Understanding of polymer materials

- At least 1 year’s international experience in polymer related R&D (post-doc or industry) is preferred.

- Mindset of digitalization

- Good English and Chinese skills


Looking forward to receiving your application.


Kind regards,
Dr. Verena Streitferdt

Analytical Science - NMR spectroscopy: 31P, trace analysis, Benchtop, HPLC/NMR coupling


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