The School of Engineering and Architecture of Fribourg (HEIA-FR), a member institution of the University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Western Switzerland (HES-SO), offers bilingual and trilingual study programs at the BA and MA levels. The HEIA-FR invites applications to fill the position of:
The Institute of Chemical Technology (ChemTech, chemtech.heia-fr.ch) at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland has core activities in applied and industrial chemistry, in particular, fine and specialty chemistry including nanomaterials, process automation, and environmentally benign production. In collaboration with the Adolphe Merkle Institute (AMI, www.ami.swiss) we have an opening for a project in the pre-seed phase that focuses on high-risk research on the industrial production of nano-agrochemicals with the purpose to reduce pesticide pollution in the environment. We are searching for a highly motivated candidate to be a part of a dynamic research team that develops and up-scales a nanoparticle manufacturing process. The position offers an excellent opportunity to directly participate in an exciting and fast-paced field of research, with a direct link to entrepreneurship.
Mission and Scope of Activities
The position at the Institute ChemTech offers highly competitive working conditions, an outstanding infrastructure, and the opportunity to collaborate within the National Center of Competence in Research “Bio-inspired Materials” at the Adolphe Merkle Institute.
|Title||Chemist / Chemical Engineer in the Field of Environmental Nanotechnology (80 %)|
|Employer||School of Engineering and Architecture of Fribourg - HEIA-FR|
|Job location||Boulevard de Pérolles 80 - Case postale 32, 1700 Fribourg|
|Published||November 14, 2019|
|Application deadline||January 31, 2020|
|Job types||Engineer  |
|Fields||Chemical Engineering,   Nanotechnology,   Materials Chemistry,   Environmental Chemistry,   Environmental Engineering,   Nanochemistry  |