Achieving wider uptake of water-smart solutions
WIDER - UPTAKE
Minimization of sewage sludge production from biological wastewater treatment
Reference code: 03_PhD_UNIPA
Organisation University of Palermo
Research field: Wastewater engineering, Biochemistry engineering, water quality engineering
Type of contract: Temporary
Researcher profile: First Stage Researcher
Job status: Full time
Funding amount: 20,000.00 € per year
Hours per week: 40 hrs
Application deadline: 30 June 2020 24:00 CET
Within the European Horizon2020 project “Achieving wider uptake of water-smart solutions” the Research Group in Sanitary and Environmental Engineeringof of University of Palermo seeks a motivated and enthusiastic PhD fellow. The successful PhD fellow will become a member of an international and interdisciplinary research team focusing on wastewater treatment.
Activities will include bench and pilot scale plants setting up and monitoring, laboratory analysis, batch tests performing, writing scientific papers, attending conferences and PhD seminars.
Number of positions
Start date and duration
1st November 2020 – 3 year studentship
This position requires a Master’s degree in Environmental/Chemical/Process/Engineering/Applied Science or equivalent. Previous experience in water treatment processes, membrane technologies, analytical chemistry, and environmental issues is required to be eligible for the position. Advance level of English is positively considered.
prof. Giorgio Mannina