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Graduate student positions in methane measurement and mitigation
FluxLab, St. Francis Xavier University
We have several positions open for graduate studies in methane measurement technology development and modeling within the solid waste industry. Please check out the link below for more details.

Aside from these specific positions we’re always looking for ambitious change-makers wanting to get involved in meaningful projects.

The FluxLab at St Francis Xavier University is a positive and collaborative research group, offering a well funded and fast-paced research environment, along with flexibility, responsibility, and lots of interaction with research end use stakeholders.

Find us on the web at www.FluxLab.ca
Link: https://fluxlab.ca/wp-content/uploads/2023/10/Msc-PhD-advertisement-Sardinia-1.pdf
Mechanical/aerospace engineer
INEGI
The ARMETISS project aims to contribute in the development of a full system of smart clothes and equipment for soldiers, that improve overall operability, protection and endurance, under different warfare and operational environments.

What are the challenges?

Establish modelling procedures for the conception and design of composite based components;

Support the design of components and structures made of composite materials (e.g., satellites structures made of carbon fibre reinforced polymer, protective equipment for combat vest);

Implement and calibrate constitutive models to capture the behaviour of composite materials, including damage;

Assess structural requirements through simulation using the finite element method (eg. static, dynamic and thermal loads);

Propose simulation models and strategies for virtual testing;

Define and manufacture, laboratory prototypes and specimens for design validation.

What we are looking for?

Master’s degree or PhD in Mechanical Engineering or Aerospace Engineering;

More than 5 years of experience using the finite element method for structural analysis (Abaqus®, Ansys® preferred);

Experience in non-linear mutiphysical and dynamical analyses (impact);

Knowledge of composite materials and associated manufacturing processes;

Advanced CAD modelling skills;

Advanced programming knowledge (Matlab, Python, etc);

Experience with the project of machines, products, or structures;

Prolifient used off MS office applications;

Fluent in English

Expressions of interest should be sent between 09th to 20th October 2023 through the official page of INEGI www.inegi.pt Join us | Open Positions - Press Apply Mechanical/Aerospace Engineer(m/f) - CT UMEC 37/2023
Link: https://www.inegi.pt/en/opportunities/open-positions/
Collaborative Tools Specialist
INEGI
Imagine, for a moment, how every adjustment, every configuration, every optimization you make in these tools is a note in our symphony of innovation. Each click is a step towards visionary solutions, towards a world where challenges are overcome with the strength of unity. Your mastery is the key that unlocks the door to efficiency – you will be another architect of our success and your vision will be shaping tomorrow.

What are we looking for?

Higher academic training in Information Technologies, Computer Science or experience in managing and configuring collaboration tools, namely Microsoft Office 365 tools.

Solid knowledge of collaboration tools, including their features, integrations and best practices.

I really enjoy working in a team and also independently when necessary.

Robust problem-solving skills and attention to detail.

Relevant certifications (e.g. Microsoft 365 Certified: Fundamentals) are an advantage.
Link: https://www.inegi.pt/pt/oportunidades/posicoes-abertas/?url=/pt/oportunidades/especialista-em-ferramentas-colaborativas-m-f/
Two positions for lab technician
INEGI
Open Positions

Laboratory technician (m/f)

Submit Application by 13-10-2023

Apply

Laboratory technician (m/f)

Submit Application by 13-10-2023

Apply
Link: https://www.inegi.pt/pt/oportunidades/posicoes-abertas/?url=/pt/oportunidades/especialista-em-ferramentas-colaborativas-m-f/
Technology Roadmap Coordinator
INEGI
What is the Challenge?

Assessment of the carbon footprint of COLEP's new production line, and impact on the company's environmental/sustainability performance.

Mapping of data and processes of the new COLEP production line;

Carbon footprint calculation;

Analysis of environmental performance.

What are we looking for?

Degree in Engineering;

Good knowledge of Microsoft Excel;

Knowledge in the area of ​​the environment is valued;

Ease of working in a team;

Critical, proactive, autonomous and organized thinking;

Ability to communicate your work;

Mastery of Portuguese and English, written and spoken.
Link: https://www.inegi.pt/pt/oportunidades/posicoes-abertas/?url=/pt/oportunidades/coordenador-de-roadmapping-tecnologico-m-f/
Research Project Manager
Green Fuels
The Research Project Manager will be responsible for ongoing project management, coordinating projects, ensuring deadlines and reports successfully completed. Particular research areas that new appointed Project Manager will work on include biogenic waste valorisation to advanced liquid biofuels, to decarbonize the transportation sector. The Research Project Manager will also need to liaise closely with funding institutions, e.g. Innovate UK, and research and operations staff from both industrial and academic partners.
Qualifications:
• Degree in a relevant scientific or engineering discipline, or equivalent level of professional qualifications and/or experience; preferentially with a PhD in Sciences, e.g. Biology, Chemistry or Physics
The position will be based at our offices and laboratories in Berkeley, Gloucestershire. Candidates should be eligible to work in the UK.
Salary base range: 30-45K per annum; Salary negotiable depending on work experience.
Link: https://uk.indeed.com/job/research-project-manager-35e24e47a6956049?_gl=1*c3ahca*_gcl_au*MTY3OTc4MzAxOS4xNjkxNjcwMTUx
Global Product Stewardship - Chemical Control Law Scientist
P&G
A position in Global Product Stewardship with P&G is an excellent opportunity to experience an intensive immersion in the exciting, challenging, and increasingly complex compliance world. This position requires the successful candidate to master at least one safety/regulatory discipline and coordinate with the other functions within GPS to ensure appropriate strategies and programs are in place to support his/her projects.
YOUR CONTRIBUTION TO P&G’S SUCCESS:
Receive training in chemical control laws to develop knowledge, and ultimately expertise, as a Chemical Control Law (CCL) Expert. This will enable you to deliver successful product stewardship, ensuring compliance with chemical control laws.
Build deep business process expertise and subject matter understanding of the external landscape related to the emerging and evolving global chemical control laws. Translate the regulatory requirements per country into work processes to enhance the GPS service.
Partner with R&D to design safe and sustainable products for iconic cosmetic brands such as Oral B, Pantene used by billions across the globe. Position safety risk assessments internally and externally for key ingredients within these products.
Lead chemical registration strategy development as well as deploying compliance programs for emerging CCL e.g. UK and Turkey. This will involve interaction with suppliers and regulatory agencies.
Job Qualifications
PhD in (eco)toxicology, chemical engineering, chemistry, materials sciences, or life sciences.
Ability to fully grasp and turn scientific principles into practical applications (applied science) through project work, particularly in the areas of safety / risk assessments.
Excellent communication skills as evidenced by participating to projects that involve multiple collaborators. Integrate complex technical data into actionable business actions.
Link: https://www.pgcareers.com/global/en/job/R000089584/Global-Product-Stewardship-Chemical-Control-Law-Scientist
Innovation consultant
Innovayt
As an Innovation Consultant at Innovayt, you will be engaged in developing, designing, and presenting cutting-edge research and technology projects. The daily work will be highly diverse and draw on your knowledge within technology and economics, as well as your presentation and social skills, to validate project ideas, define funding strategies, and write funding proposals on behalf of our clients. You will work with clients from all over Europe and from all different sectors, while being part of an international and supportive team of experts within Natural Science, Engineering, Business Development, and Corporate Finance.
Link: https://innovayt.eu/careers/
PhD Researcher in Sustainability and circular economy
CTCV - Technological Centre for Ceramics and Glass
CTCV - Technological Centre for Ceramics and Glass (www.ctcv.pt) opens a call for PhD researchers to join its R&D team, in the areas of Energy, Materials, Sustainability / decarbonisation, and areas related to current technological developments in ceramic, glass, and natural stone industries.
Candidates will participate actively in R&D projects, with main tasks involving the development of roadmaps for industry decarbonisation, contributing to their carbon neutrality.
Environmental science » Global changeEducation LevelPhD or equivalent
Skills/Qualifications
Desired profile:
- PhD in the field of Energy, Mechanics, Environment, Chemistry or Materials
- Fluency in spoken and written English
- Driving licence category B
- Availability for national and international travel
- Good communication and empathy skills
The following are also preferential conditions:
- Experience of participation in national and European R&D projects (preferred)
Specific Requirements - Candidates are required to submit the following documents:
Curriculum vitae (Europass)
Copy of an ID
Copy of the PhD degree certificate
Report on previous professional activities with evidences
Evidence of other achievements achieved during the studies
Languages: PORTUGUESE, ENGLISH
Link: https://www.linkedin.com/safety/go?messageThreadUrn=urn%3Ali%3AmessageThreadUrn%3A&url=https%3A%2F%2Flnkd.in%2FdgkpKjvW&trk=flagship-messaging-android
PhD Researcher in technologies for decarbonisation, energy efficiency and renewable energy
CTCV - Technological Centre for Ceramics and Glass
CTCV - Technological Centre for Ceramics and Glass - (www.ctcv.pt) opens a call for PhD researchers to join its R&D team, in the areas of Energy, Materials, Sustainability / decarbonisation, and areas related to current technological developments in ceramic, glass, and natural stone industries. Candidates will participate actively in R&D projects, with main tasks involving the development of roadmaps for industry decarbonisation, contributing to their carbon neutrality.
Skills/Qualifications

Desired profile:
- PhD in the field of Energy, Mechanics, Environment, Chemistry or Materials.
- Fluency in spoken and written English
- Driving licence category B;
- Availability for national and international travel
- Good communication and empathy skills
The following are also preferential conditions:
- Experience of participation in national and European R&D projects (preferred)

Specific Requirements
Specific Requirements - Candidates are required to submit the following documents:
Self-signed application
Curriculum vitae (Europass)
Copy of an ID
Copy of the PhD degree certificate
Report on previous professional activities with evidences
Evidence of other achievements achieved during the studies
LanguagesPORTUGUESE, ENGLISH
Link: https://www.linkedin.com/safety/go?messageThreadUrn=urn%3Ali%3AmessageThreadUrn%3A&url=https%3A%2F%2Flnkd.in%2FdrbRSpMd&trk=flagship-messaging-android
GSG Knowledge Manager
GSG
The Knowledge Manager role will focus on managing and sharing existing or emerging content and knowledge within the community. It has four priority areas:
● Knowledge Management (30%): capturing, curating and disseminating knowledge for a highly diverse community, with the ability to deep dive on specific topics. This includes developing products from case studies and best practice, keeping the community updated on developments and maintaining existing digital knowledge management systems.
● Knowledge Management System (20%): GSG is implementing a new KMS in 2024.
The Knowledge Manager will be a key internal customer working with the project manager and, post-implementation, ensuring we maximise the benefits of the new system
Knowledge Sharing (30%): increase the effectiveness of knowledge sharing through community activities e.g. online peer learning activities,, providing tailored advice, and developing tools and mechanisms.
● Impact Measurement (20%): lead on GSG’s monitoring and evaluation, including the annual NAB Self-Assessment process (survey development, data analysis, report production) and report on the impact of the GSG core team.
Essential knowledge and skills
● Knowledge Management: demonstrated success of developing and implementing knowledge management strategies, processes, mechanisms and tools
● Impact Investment: impact investing and the GSG’s work (social innovation, impact investing, social entrepreneurship, venture philanthropy, public policy, and/or venture capital)
● Engaging Communicator
● Action-oriented Convener
● Stakeholder Manager
● Fluent in English; other languages useful
Link: https://eu.docworkspace.com/d/sAIBey1HR2sWvAZXhivCypxQ
Senior technician vacancy
Facultou of Engineering University Porto
Bachelor's degree in the areas of Secretarial, Management Consulting, Communication, Languages ​​or related areas, duly proven during the application.

If the qualification was granted by a Foreign Higher Education Institution, it must be recognized by a Portuguese Higher Education Institution, in accordance with Decree-Law No. 66/2018, of August 16, which approves the Legal Regime for Recognition of Academic Degrees and Higher Education Diplomas, awarded by Foreign Higher Education Institutions, and any formalities established there must be completed by the application deadline.

2. Conditions of Preference:

a) Pre-Bologna Bachelor's degree or Master's degree in the areas of Secretarial, Management Advisory, Communication, Languages ​​or related areas;
b) Proven professional experience in secretarial activities, namely in course secretariat and customer service, in particular in supporting Students in Higher Education institutions, of at least 5 years;
c) Ability to integrate into teamwork, with initiative, proactivity and adaptation to diverse professional situations, learning new methods and work tools and good communication skills with diverse interlocutors;
d) Skills in the use of IT tools, namely knowledge of the “Information System for Aggregated Management of Academic Resources and Records” (SIGARRA),
e) Proficiency in English.

3. Formalization of Applications:
Applications must be accompanied by the following documentation:
a) Curriculum Vitae, in Portuguese, indicating the full name and address and email address (submission mandatory);
b) Copy of the Certificate of Minimum Required Academic Qualifications - Bachelor's Degree (and respective recognition by a Portuguese Higher Education Institution, if the degree was awarded by a Foreign Higher Education Institution) - (presentation required), c) Proof(s)
of Professional Experience and Professional Training.
Link: https://sigarra.up.pt/feup/pt/cnt_cand_geral.concurso_show?pct_conc_id=1052
PhD PosiƟon in Salt Marsh Soil Biogeochemistry
UGA
The successful candidate will conduct research characterizing soil mineralogy and organic maƩer
composiƟon in salt marshes along the Georgia coast. This broad spaƟal characterizaƟon will be complemented by lab‐based experiments tesƟng physical and chemical mechanisms of organic maƩer protecƟon under varying redox condiƟons. In addiƟon to advancing wetland soil science theory, this
research will assiststate and federal partnersin idenƟfying properƟes of dredge material that can enhance
carbon burial in beneficial use projects.  
The student will gain experience in advanced geochemical and organic maƩer characterizaƟon techniques.
Chemical transformaƟons of organic maƩer in the lab experiments will be captured at the scale of compounds, minerals, and microbes, thereby providing fine‐scale mechanisƟc informaƟon that is
necessary for understanding large‐scale spaƟal paƩerns. The student will gain insight into coastal
management projects by working collaboraƟvely with government partners to co‐develop decision
support tools that match dredge material with beneficial use projects for the co‐benefit of enhanced
carbon storage.  
At the Ɵme of appointment, highly qualified applicants will have a masters or undergraduate degree in
chemistry, geology, geoscience, soil science, or a related field. Ideal candidates will have knowledge of
biogeochemical processes, experience using wet‐lab chemical procedures, conducƟng fieldwork in Ɵdal wetlands, and using GIS, as well as excellent quanƟtaƟve, wriƩen, and interpersonal skills. Preference to those with masters degrees but highly qualified candidates with bachelor degrees will be considered.
Link: https://eu.docworkspace.com/d/sAABfPm3R2sWvAduYlfCypxQ
PhD (Doctorate) - on Urban Climate Morphology in 4TU HERITAGE program
TU Delft
The TU Delft team of HERITAGE is seeking a highly motivated and talented candidate for an interdisciplinary PhD position focussing on the relationship between urban form and outdoor and indoor heat in the context of climate change. We specifically welcome applications from candidates with an interest and experience in conducting data-driven research and linking spatial analysis at different scales.

You will be involved in HERITAGE activities related to work package 4 which aims to i) develop clustering classification methods to identify building and context types based on key form parameters that influence outdoor and indoor temperatures; ii) assess climate performance of morphological types by using climate simulations and on-site measurements

As a PhD candidate, your key responsibilities will be to:
In collaboration with the promotor team, develop within the first year a GO/No Go report describing the detailed PhD proposal and the strategy for completion within the foreseen 4 years.
Conduct systematic literature reviews to gain an in-depth understanding of relevant theories, concepts, and methodologies in urban climatology;
Collect and analyse quantitative data to examine the relationships between local climate types and microclimate patterns;
Collaborate with interdisciplinary research teams to develop innovative climate data collection and modelling strategies.
Publish research findings in reputable peer-reviewed journals and present results at international conferences and workshops.
Contribute to the teaching and supervision activities of the Urbanism Department (10% in year 2 and 3).
Follow the Doctoral Education Skills Training Programme offered by the Graduate School (45 ECTS credits)
Link: https://www.tudelft.nl/over-tu-delft/werken-bij-tu-delft/vacatures/details?jobId=14329&jobTitle=PhD%20Position%20in%20Urban%20Climate%20Morphology
PhD candidates for New graduate school - Perspectives on climate change in coastal seas
Stockholm University Báltico Sea Centre
Within a new graduate school in marine, climate and environmental issues, 12 doctoral students at several of Stockholm University's departments will be hired. The graduate school is directed towards students who are interested in understanding their own research in a broad and interdisciplinary context. A particular focus is on deepening the understanding and provide new knowledge of the specific conditions and challenges of the Baltic Sea in a changing climate.
Link: https://su.se/balticseacentre/graduateschool
CHEMINFORMATICIAN
Beilstein Institute
We are looking to extend our current portfolio of open science projects by collaborating with the community on digital infrastructure projects in chemistry. If you have experience in developing tools and software for digital infrastructure for chemistry and are interested in this unique opportunity to directly contribute to an international project by working in conjunction with the InChI community while contributing to the goals of a long-standing non-profit organization, then we invite you to apply for the position of:

YOUR PROFILE
you have a university degree (Masters/Diplom/PhD) in computer science, cheminformatics, or chemistry (but with demonstrated, very good programming skills and related experience)
professional experience in software development
profound knowledge of C and C++ required, knowledge of Java is preferable
experience with the embedment of chemical drawing editors like ChemDraw into IT data workflows is preferable
knowledge of chemical cartridges and chemical tool boxes (e.g. RDKit, CDK)
good communication skills and ability to discuss technical topics with non-developers
excellent command of English, both written and spoken
ability to work independently, accurately and in a well-structured way
you must be eligible to work and live in Germany
YOUR TASKS
further development of the IUPAC International Chemical Identifier (InChI)
integration of the InChI standard in the Beilstein-Institut projects (journals, databases, etc.)
detailed documentation of the programming developments
testing of extensions of the program with specially selected application examples
evaluation of the test results and improvement of the program
bug fixing and input of user needs regarding software development
collaboration and direct exchange between the InChI Trust, IUPAC and other organizations who are working to promote the InChI standard
Link: https://www.beilstein-institut.de/en/about-us/jobs/?L=y
Associate professor
Technical university of Denmark
Assistant or associate professor at DTU sustain. See more at link
Link: https://efzu.fa.em2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX_1/job/2340/?utm_medium=jobshare
Several jobs (consultancy, researcher, engineer...)
AIMEN
17 job vacancies for different roles (see weblink below for further details)
Link: https://www.aimen.es/aimen/unete-al-equipo
Post doc researcher
Center for Ecosystem Science and Society
To help identify how fast permafrost carbon climate feedback is happening
Link: lnkd.in/dR8a9QrM
Chemist
Concrete4change
See link below
Link: https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/3725117274
Researchers in Social Life Cycle Assessment
Tomas Bata University
Performing Social Life Cycle Assessments (S-LCAs) for energy storage technologies, focusing on their social impacts
Collaborating with interdisciplinary teams to integrate S-LCA findings with environmental and economic assessments
Analysing social data related to labour, human rights, and community engagement
Developing methodologies for assessing social impacts, considering stakeholder perspectives
Contributing to frameworks and tools for incorporating social considerations into decision-making processes
Requirements:
Ph.D. in Social Sciences, Sustainability, Environmental Studies, or related field
Profound understanding of social impact assessment frameworks and social indicators
A track record of scholarly publications related to social impact assessment or sustainability
Collaborative mindset and the ability to work effectively in multidisciplinary research teams
Prior experience in stakeholder engagement or qualitative research methods would be advantageous.
Moral and civil integrity
Link: https://kariera.utb.cz/researcher-for-the-university-institute-in-social-life-cycle-assessment/
Researcher in energy materials for storage a harvesting
Tomas Bata University
The position aims to develop novel energy materials for storages or harvesting devices.
What does this position entail?
Experimental skills and experience in the preparation of energetic materials and devices
Ability to work independently in laboratories
Prepare and solve projects, ability to write scientific publications
Involvement in cooperation projects with industry
Requirements:
PhD in Engineering, Electrochemistry or related field
Strong publication record in relevant scientific field.
Above-standard interest in the research topic
What we offer?
Background of a stable employer
The possibility of career growth and personal development
30 days of vacation
Meals at the staff cafeteria with the contribution of the employer
Possibility of further training and education
Other benefits provided by the employer – e.g. a discounted mobile tariff for family members as well, the possibility of discounted use of our recreational facilities, university nursery school, discounts with partners.
Link: https://kariera.utb.cz/researchers-in-energy-storage-and-harvesting/
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