Two postdoctoral positions are currently available in the Process Systems Engineering Laboratory 
at MIT as part of the Novartis-MIT Center for Continuous Manufacturing. 

The successful candidates will perform research on modeling, design, optimization and 
control of continuous pharmaceutical manufacturing. Activities will be split between:

a) modeling, design, optimization and control of a pilot continuous pharmaceutical manufacturing 
facility being constructed at MIT,

b) fundamental process systems engineering research related to continuous pharmaceutical 

The two positions will focus on the upstream and downstream parts of the process, respectively.

The project is sponsored by a  major international corporation and the candidate's responsibilities 
will include frequent interaction with and reporting to the sponsor.

Candidates should have a Ph.D. in chemical engineering (or related area) with expertise in process 
systems engineering. Interested applicants  should send a detailed curriculum vitae and a list of at 
least three referees to:

Paul I. Barton
Lammot du Pont Professor
Process Systems Engineering Laboratory
Department of Chemical Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 66-464
77 Massachusetts Avenue
MA 02139

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