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BioEnergy Associate Professor Job @ Southern Denmark University

BioEnergy Associate Professor Job @ Southern Denmark University

BioEnergy Associate Professor Job @ Southern Denmark University: The University of Southern Denmark welcomed the first students onto the campus in Odense in September 1966, and things have been developing by leaps and bounds ever since. We now have five faculties with more than 27,000 students, almost 20% of whom are from abroad, and more than 4,000 employees distributed across our main campus in Odense and regional campuses in Slagelse, Kolding, Esbjerg and Sønderborg. Several international studies document that we conduct world-class research and are one of the top fifty young universities in the world.


BioEnergy Associate Professor Job @ Southern Denmark University


Associate professor in Bioenergy, Wastewater treatment and Biorefinery

The Department of Chemical Engineering, Biotechnology and Environmental Technology in the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Southern Denmark (SDU) invites applications for a permanent associate professor position in Bioenergy, Wastewater treatment and Biorefinery to be filled by December 1st 2016, or as soon as possible thereafter.

Principal responsibilities include conducting research and teaching in the area of treatment of biomass and biowaste. The successful candidate will develop an active research program on biowaste treatment and bioenergy production with focus on pre-treatment technology, develop and teach courses in bioenergy production, and teach in existing courses in environmental biowaste and biorefinery technologies.

To be considered for this position, applicants must have a PhD in Chemical Engineering, Agricultural Engineering, Environmental Engineering, or a related field, and strong competencies in biomass characterisation. Previous research experience in biogas production, biological waste treatment, development of models for assessing usefulness of biomass for energy production or biorefinery, as evidenced by peer-reviewed publications, is required. Special consideration will be given to candidates with expertise in physiochemical characterisation of biomasses, biological transformation of organic matter and fast non-destructive methods to assess biomass characteristics related to bio-degradability of the material. Candidates are expected to have advanced English speaking and writing skills.

Further information is available from the Head of SDU Biotechnology section Professor Sven G. Sommer at email sgs@kbm.sdu.dk or at phone +45 6550 7359.

Application, salary and conditions of employment, etc.
Applications will be assessed by an expert committee. Applicants will be informed of their assessment by the Faculty.

As part of the overall assessment of the applicant’s qualifications, an interview may be applied.

The successful applicant will be employed in accordance with the agreement between the Ministry of Finance and AC (the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations), Cirkulære om overenskomst for Akademikere i staten 2015.

If the successful applicant has not documented teaching experience wich corresponds to assistant professor level, the applicant can be employed on trial for the first 18 months.

Applications must be submitted online using the link below. Attached files must be in Adobe PDF or Word format. Each box can only contain a single file of max. 10 Mb.

Read the guideline for applicants.

An application must include:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Diplomas/Certificates (Master’s degree certificate and the latest certificate)
  • Teaching portfolio (please see below)
  • List of publications indicating the publications attached
  • Examples of the most relevant publications. Please attach one pdf-file for each publication, a possible co-author statement must be part of this pdf-file.
  • Applicants for an associate professorship at the Faculty of Engineering are requested to submit a teaching portfolio with the application as documentation for teaching experience as well as supervision qualifications. Please read more here.

The University encourages all interested persons to apply, regardless of age, gender, religious affiliation or ethnic background.

Campus: Odense

Application deadline: 05/12/2016

How To Apply:

Apply online


BioEnergy Associate Professor Job @ Southern Denmark University

View Original Notification: http://www.sdu.dk/en/service/ledige_stillinger

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