The Chair for Urban water management’ of the University of Luxembourg (Prof. Dr. Joachim Hansen) is a strong and motivated research team that gives special emphasis on fate and behavior of Micropollutants in the urban water cycle, the increase of energy efficiency of wastewater treatment processes and Sustainable Management of water and resources.
Within the last years, numerous interdisciplinary projects were carried out in these topics together with national and international partners.
The University of Luxembourg invites applications for the following vacancy in its Faculty of Science, Technology and Medicine :
Postdoctoral researcher in Engineering Science*
Working on international research projects
Contributing to teaching
Assistance in PhD student supervision
Writing of grant applications, project reports, and scientific papers
Close collaboration and knowledge exchange with national and international collaborators
A PhD in Chemical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Civil Engineering or related disciplines
A proven experience in process engineering; meaning design, commission, optimisation of a whole process based on R&D’s specifications
Strong knowledge of wastewater treatment or biotechnologies (esp. micropollutant removal technologies)
Advanced competence in laboratory and analytical work is necessary
At least 3 published journal papers in top 25% international journals of the field, and / or a strong experimentation background and experience of working in industries or university laboratories
Fluent written and verbal communication skills in German and English are mandatory
Commitment, team working, a critical mind, and motivation are skills that are more than welcome.
A well-equipped laboratory
Excellent research conditions in an international dynamic research-oriented environment
A motivating and interdisciplinary research team
The University offers highly competitive salaries, attractive working environment in one of the most enjoyable European cities and is an equal opportunity employer.