You are quality-oriented, conscientious, creative and cooperative.
You work efficiently, and plan strictly towards deadlines.
If applicable, you commit to write a research proposal to apply for a doctoral grant from the Research Foundation Flanders (FWO) within the first two years of your PhD.
Experience in solid state fermentation, sterile techniques, enzyme technology, reactor technology, and analysis by HPLC, FTIR-ATR, … is an advantage. You have a good mathematical insight and programming skills.
a doctoral scholarship for a period of two years, with the possibility of renewal for a further two-year period after positive evaluation;
the start date of scholarship will be October 1st, November 1st or December 1st 2018 or January 1st 2019;
a gross monthly grant ranging from € 2,324.20 to € 2,469.08;
a dynamic and stimulating work environment;
the opportunity to tutor BSc and MSc students working in your research topic;
the opportunity to develop new competences through professional courses, coaching sessions and workshops;
the opportunity to build a broad national and international network of industrial and scientific parties;
a chance to make a difference, and personally contribute to the development of sustainable biotechnological answers to urgent societal challenges.
How to apply?
Applications may only be submitted online until the closing date August 12th 2018 and should include a copy of your CV and a coverletter.
A pre-selection will be made from amongst the submitted applications.
The remainder of the selection procedure is specific to the position and will be determined by the selection panel.
The interviews of the candidates, preselected by a selection panel, will take place from August 20st until September 14th 2018.
For questions about the profile and the description of duties, please contact Prof. Iris Cornet, +32 2651704, email@example.com.
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