Postdoctoral Fellow

Gas cleaning for bioenergy processes and / or process modelling 70 % - 100 %

Your tasks

  • Testing of sorbents and catalysts for desulfurization and similar gas cleaning technologies
  • Development of reactor and process unit models for process chain analysis and optimization based on experimental results
  • Support planning and evaluation of experimental campaigns and exchange with research groups in academia and industry

Your profile

You hold a PhD degree or equivalent in chemical or process engineering (also environmental engineering, mechanical engineering or technical chemistry) and want to put research into practice. You have active interest in experimental and modelling work and enjoy working in an interdisciplinary team. A good command of written and oral English and German (or the willingness to learn German) is required.

We offer

Our institution is based on an interdisciplinary, innovative and dynamic collaboration. You will profit from a systematic training on the job, in addition to personal development possibilities and our pronounced vocational training culture. If you wish to optimally combine work and family life or other personal interests, we are able to support you with our modern employment conditions and the on-site infrastructure.

Your employment contract is limited to 2 years.

For further information please contact Dr Serge Biollaz, phone +41 56 310 29 23.

Please submit your application online by 30 June 2019 (including list of publications and addresses of referees) for the position as a Postdoctoral Fellow (index no. 5102-00).

Paul Scherrer Institut, Human Resources Management, Mariusz Prus, 5232 Villigen PSI, Switzerland