a PhD student modeling flows of plastics and associated chemicals (Project CIRPLUS) in Dübendorf

EMPA (European Master of Public Administration Consortium) is a network of European schools, that offer master programs in public administration.

Jobbeschreibung

The PhD student will be responsible for developing a material flow analysis model of plastics and associated chemicals in the frame of the project “Developing an integrated framework for transitioning to a safe circular plastic economy: a use case study of Japan (CIRPLUS).”

 

CIRPLUS belongs to the Strategic Japanese-Swiss Science and Technology Programme, with the aim to develop an integrated framework, including methods, tools and data, for capturing the flows of chemical additives contained in plastics to inform the design of future circular plastic flows. The overall goal of the work performed at Empa is to develop novel integrated material flow analysis models of plastic flows and chemicals therein. The project implementation will be achieved in close collaboration with the project partner, the National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES) in Japan.

Your profile

  • Master in environmental/natural sciences, chemistry or engineering
  • Experience with modeling, programming, and chemicals/environmental assessment is highly appreciated
  • Practical experience or good familiarity with plastic flows and/or chemicals therein will be an advantage
  • Willingness to work closely and cooperate actively in a larger team
  • Experience in scientific writing and publishing
  • Excellent communication skills and fluency in English (both written and oral)
For further information about the position please contact Prof. Dr. Bernd Nowack, Head of the Environmental Risk Assessment and Managment (ERAM) Group of TSL  and Dr. Zhanyun Wang, Scientist at ERAM   and visit our websites  and

We look forward to receiving your online application including a letter of motivation, CV, diplomas with transcripts and contact details of two referees. Please upload the requested documents through our webpage. Applications via email will not be considered.

Empa, Esther Zürcher, Human Resources, Lerchenfeldstrasse 5, 9014 St. Gallen, Switzerland.

Veröffentlicht am

24-01-2023

Extra Informationen

Status
Offen
Standort
Dübendorf
Jobart
Karrierestarter
Tätigkeitsbereich
Chemie / Pharmazie
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