University of Gothenburg
seeking a candidate at the postdoctoral level or beyond with a strong
background in microbiology, analytical chemistry or bioengineering for a
project examining recirculating aquaculture systems (RAS), anaerobic digesters
and hydroponics units with the goal of better understanding conditions that
will maximize beneficial transfers of microbes and their products among
components of decoupled aquaponics systems.
position is research-focused, but also requires strong leadership and
interpersonal skills, as the candidate must be comfortable interacting with a
range of interdisciplinary researchers and leading new strategic research
directions. The successful candidate will be working within international
groups involving experts from aquaculture, hydroponics, engineering and food
successful candidate will be a dynamic, highly motivated individual who will be
able to lead research on this large international project involving several
European laboratories, as well as industry partners and research collaborators
internationally. Required skills involve demonstrated leadership and project
management experience, and prior training in a relevant scientific field (e.g.
molecular biology, microbiology, analytical chemistry, aquaculture, veterinary
science: other fields may be considered).