SINTEF Materialer og kjemi is searching for
Research Scientist / Senior Research Scientist - Sorbent technologies
We are looking for a creative and skilled person with main competence in the development separation technologies utilizing solid sorbents. You must be able to document experience and ability to develop and execute dynamic mathematical models of solid adsorbents and reactors, preferably using gPROMS or COMSOL. It is preferable that you have some experience within materials science, specifically with powder materials that can act as solid sorbents for separation purposes in the gas or liquid phase. It is also preferable that you have some background with pressure swing adsorption processes and/or reactor design.
You must have a PhD degree. We are looking for either experienced or recently qualified persons. Your main tasks and responsibilities will be:
You will join the Research group of Sorbent Technology in Oslo, a research group composed of around 10 researchers and engineers having competence from synthetic organic chemistry, via inorganic chemistry and physical chemistry to chemical engineering. We work heavily in cooperation projects funded by the Norwegian Research Council or the European Commission (H2020). We cooperate with many groups, both national (UiO and NTNU) and international, with an aim to increase our relevance for Norwegian industry.
You should also have the following qualities:
We can offer
An internationally recognized, dynamic and motivating working environment
Great opportunities for scientific and personal development in an organization that values responsibility and initiative
Great opportunities to influence own projects
Participation in innovative national and international projects in close collaboration with industry
Colleagues who want to make a difference
Collaboration with academic staff and students at universities and colleges
Flexible working hours, salary based on qualifications, day care, good pension and insurance schemes.