Dear Cast members,
on behalf of Prof Sotiris Pratsinis [log in to unmask] I
would like to make you aware of this exciting opportunity in Europe.
Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) of Process Intensification
The Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering (www.mavt.ethz.ch)
at ETH Zurich invites applications for the above-mentioned position.
Applicants should demonstrate a strong background in engineering and
natural sciences and, in particular, transport phenomena. They should
have a strong motivation and undisputable commitment to undergraduate
and graduate student education. The successful candidate is expected to
establish an ambitious, world-class program in a research-intensive
cross-disciplinary environment at the Institute of Process Engineering
where state-of-the-art research in characterization, analysis, and
synthesis is ongoing. Excellent research and teaching lab facilities are
being established across ETH Zurich (including the initiative with IBM
Zurich Research Laboratories). Furthermore, the Swiss research and
industrial landscape offers extraordinary opportunities, particularly in
pharma, food, biotech, and energy.
Candidates should have a PhD degree in process engineering, chemical
engineering, or a related field and have an excellent international
record of accomplishments. The successful candidate will be expected to
teach undergraduate level courses (German or English) and graduate level
This assistant professorship has been established to promote the careers
of younger scientists. The initial appointment is for four years with
the possibility of renewal for an additional two-year period and
promotion to a permanent position.
Applications should include a curriculum vitae, a list of major
achievements, and a list of refereed publications. The letter of
application should be addressed to the President of ETH Zurich, Prof.
Dr. Ralph Eichler. The closing date for applications is 30 November
2013. ETH Zurich is an equal opportunity and affirmative action
employer. In order to increase the number of women in leading academic
positions, we specifically encourage women to apply. ETH Zurich is
further responsive to the needs of dual career couples and qualifies as
a family friendly employer. Please apply online.
Prof. Alexander Mitsos, Ph.D.
RWTH Aachen University, AVT - Aachener Verfahrenstechnik, Process
Systems Engineering (SVT), 52056 Aachen, Germany
Fax: +49 241 80-92326
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