The University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland Valais (HES-SO Valais-Wallis) has over 2,800 students in 10 degree programs. With its 9 research institutes, it contributes effectively to the innovation, the economic and social development and the creation of jobs in the Valais.
Bandeau Emploi HES-SO // Valais – Wallis
The School of Engineering (Food Process Engineering group) is looking for a Ph. D. student
We innovate the manufacturing of meat substitutes by mechanical and food process engineering. We are looking for a food engineer, who will contribute to the project by running pilot plant trials on twin-screw extruder, and analyze physical food properties and flavor release. A mechanical engineer, fully integrated in the project, will design new equipment. Your cross-disciplinary and analytical way of thinking, and communication skills will allow you matching information to improve the machine, flavor delivery systems and consumer acceptance of plant-based food. The technical staff of the University and several experts from academia will support you.
You completed a university degree (Master or Diploma) in food sciences, chemical engineering or equivalent at a technical university. You received excellent grades, work independently and target-oriented. The multi-lingual culture of the institute and consortium meets your openness.
Activity rate: 80-100%
Start of activity: November 1st 2019 or to be agreed
Contract’s duration: 3 years minimum
For further information please contact Michael Beyrer, UAS professor (email: email@example.com). You need to be available for a face-to-face interview in Sion. Please submit your online application including resume on our website www.hevs.ch/jobs, by October, 30th 2019. Only applications sent to this adress will be considered. The HES-SO Valais-Wallis is committed to the goal of equal opportunities.Continue reading
|Title||Ph. D. position in Food Technology (Thermo-mechanical processing of alternative proteins 80– 100%)|
|Job location||Route du Rawyl 47, CP 1950 Sion|
|Published||September 23, 2019|
|Application deadline||October 30, 2019|
|Job types||PhD  |
|Fields||Thermodynamics,   Chemical Engineering,   Food Science,   Bioengineering,   Manufacturing Engineering,   Mechanical Engineering  |