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Postdoctoral Position in Microbial Discovery
Technical University of Denmark We are looking for a postdoctoral research with an interest in developing novel metagenome engineering tools - and bringing novel microbes into cultivation. Details are in the formal job announcement.
Biowater Technology A technical role for a dedicated and enthusiastic individual to join our project team, delivering solutions to the wastewater industry. The role is office based, and site based with projects in Norway and Sweden.
• Team player and excited by new technology in an expanding business. • Confident, personable and customer/partner focussed • Risk aware • Technical, methodical and solution orientated. For more infomation, please check the link in the page.
Postdoctoral researcher position at Howard University
Howard University Howard University invites applications for a postdoctoral scholar working under the supervision of Dr. Jeseth Delgado Vela. The postdoctoral scholar will work on NSF-funded project focused on biofilms in multiple applications: on medical devices and within wastewater treatment plants. The researcher will gain knowledge and skills in microbial culturing, bioinformatics, biofilm modeling, surface characterization methods, and microbial ecology of biofilms. The project will provide a unique opportunity to conduct interdisciplinary research. The scholar will have the opportunity to work within state-of-the-art laboratories at the Food and Drug Administration and collaborate with FDA researchers evaluating how material properties effect biofilm formation in medical implants.
Candidates should have a doctoral degree in microbiology, environmental engineering, chemical engineering, biological system engineering, or a related field. Desired qualifications include experience with biofilm modeling, bioinformatics, and biofilm culturing. The ideal candidate is collaborative and flexible and interested in mentoring graduate and undergraduate students. The candidate must have excellent oral and written communication skills.
Interested individuals are encouraged to contact Dr. Delgado Vela directly at Jeseth.email@example.com. A resume or CV should be provided in the email that includes relevant experience and contact information for three references. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Position available immediately, but start date is negotiable.
Automation Controls Technician
World Water Works, Inc The Automation Controls Technician is responsible for assisting in developing, maintaining, and troubleshooting equipment, facility, and utility control systems for DAF, MBBR and other biological treatment solutions.
University of Manitoba The Department of Civil Engineering is part of the Price Faculty of Engineering at The University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Manitoba. We are seeking a postdoctoral research fellow to work with Professor Jan Oleszkiewicz's research group in the Environmental Engineering Laboratory. This position will include interaction with an interdisciplinary research team of faculty and MSc and Ph.D. students at the University of Manitoba and with collaborating industry and municipality. The successful candidate is expected to conduct experiments at the continuous flow aerobic granular sludge pilot plant at the West End Water Pollution Control Center, collect and analyze samples, prepare research reports and manuscripts, assist in proposal writing, and present findings at national and international professional conferences. The position is for one year, renewable depending on performance and funding. Starting January 2022 Qualifications: • Doctorate Degree in a related field required • Demonstrated record of accomplishment in scientific publication in high quality journals, adherence to deadlines, work on industry-sponsored research, and experience conducting and managing laboratory experiments. • Proficiency with processes of biological nutrient removal from wastewater; desirable knowledge of microbial processes and process modeling • Effective English language oral and written communication • Driver’s license Interested candidates please apply with a curriculum vitae, a statement of research interests and the contact information of two references.
Jan Oleszkiewicz, PhD, PEng, BCEE, FIWA, FWEF Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Environmental Engineering
E1-368, 15 Gillson Street, Dept of Civil Engineering University of Manitoba, Canada R3T 5V6 T: 204 474 8722 Jan.firstname.lastname@example.org
Graduate Research Assistant
University of New Mexico I have two open graduate research positions at the MS or PhD levels for research on nutrient removal, biofilms, and/or granulation. Due to funding requirements these positions are limited to US citizens. Please contact Professor Andrew Schuler for more information.