Faculty Positions in the School of Molecular Science and Engineering


Faculty Positions in the School of Molecular Science and Engineering APPLY NOW

Vidyasirimedhi Institute has created unique graduate frontier research programs that combine the search for groundbreaking knowledge with real life industrial applications. In the initial phase, Vidyasirimedhi Institute  will award Master and Ph.D. degrees in “Chemical Engineering” and “Materials Sciences and Engineering” in the institutes of “Energy Science & Engineering” and “Molecular Science & Engineering”, respectively. Both of the initial two Institutes will operate scientific collaborations with scientists from the PTT group research centers and other outstanding research centers in Thailand and will be engaged in collaborations with overseas universities. These exchanges will enable a deep integration of groundbreaking developments. They will also ensure the utilization of the abilities and the knowledge of talented and motivated students, outstanding and devoted faculty, and of researchers across traditional disciplinary boundaries with the aim of bringing scientific excellence to bear fruit in terms of methods, applications, and products.



The Institute of Energy Science and Engineering, Vidyasirimedhi Institute invites highly qualified applicants to apply for faculty positions of all ranks (Assistant, Associate, and Full Professor) in the areas of:


  • Chemical Science and Engineering 
  • Materials and Catalysis by Design for Energy Storage and Conversion (hydrogen storage, batteries, photocatalysis)
  • Materials and Catalysis for Sustainability (green materials, materials for catalysis, carbon capture, carbon dioxide conversion)
  • Biomimetic and bio-inspired materials and catalysis for biorefinery
  • Design and Development of Homogeneous, Heterogeneous, photo- and bio-catalysts for Energy, Environment, Agriculture and Industry


We offer :
      •  Internationally competitive salary
      •  State of the art research facilities
      •  Talented students
      •  Generous research funding
      •  Numerous benefits (infrastructure, housing, etc.)
The chosen researchers are expected to establish successful, internationally recognized and externally funded research programs relevant to the goal and vision of the Institute.


Outstanding candidates with a proven excellent track record in establishing high impact research in the areas described above should submit:
      •  their curriculum vitae (including H-Index, citations, impact factors, and number of publications published in Web of Science)
      •  a list of publications including a list of five self-selected "best papers" and "talks"
      •  a description of their motivation, research plans, research experience, teaching experience and interests
      •  names of three referees


Contact Information
Mrs.Thantika Isarangkul Na Ayudhya
Vidyasirimedhi Institute of Science and Technology (VISTEC)
555 Moo1 Payupnai, Wangchan, Rayong 21210 Thailand
Tel: +6633-01-4020