Post-Doctoral Researcher, International Centre For Research On Innovative Bio-Based Materials (Icri-Biom), Lodz University Of Technology, Łódź, Poland

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December 13, 2023
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13 Nov 2023

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Lodz University of Technology


International Centre for Research on Innovative Bio-based Materials (ICRI- BioM)

Research Field

Technology » Biotechnology

Technology » Micro-technology

Technology » Nanotechnology

Technology » Materials technology

Researcher Profile

Established Researcher (R3)



Application Deadline

13 Dec 2023 - 23:59 (Europe/Warsaw)

Type of Contract


Job Status


Hours Per Week


Offer Starting Date

2 Jan 2024

Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

Not funded by an EU programme

Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?


Offer Description

Lodz University of Technology is one of the finest universities of technology in Poland. Its tradition and experience in training professionals and conducting research date back more than 75 years. It is an attractive partner for business. It cooperates with the largest national and international corporations. It conducts research of a European standard, develops new technologies and creates innovation in collaboration with the leading research centres all over the world. One of the pillars of Lodz University of Technology management is equal treatment of staff regardless of their gender, age, race or other demographic and social characteristics. In 2016, TUL was the first technical university in Poland to receive the HR EXCELLENCE IN RESEARCH award certifying that the University adheres to the principles of the European Charter for Researchers and the Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers. 1. The requirements to be met by the candidate (detailed description of the knowledge, qualifications, skills, and professional experience). • Ph.D. degree in any one of the following fields: Biotechnology, Microbiology, Chemistry, Materials Science, Nanotechnology, (or other related fields). • Good practical and theoretical knowledge of techniques for working with electrode materials, reactor designs, CO2 conversion, membranes, and biopolymers. • Practical knowledge of biopolymer separation techniques, and experience in HPLC, and GC techniques. • Prior experience in the optimization of biotechnological processes will be considered as valuable asset. • Great work capacity and enthusiasm for research. • An active participation in scientific groups, societies, and conferences. • Fluency in spoken and written English. The working language is English. • Publications in international peer-reviewed journals. • Experience in supervision of Master's and Ph.D. projects 2. Specification of the terms and conditions of employment and authority associated with the position. • full time job, • Gross monthly salary in the range of 9000-10,770 PLN (plus 13th salary) based on the qualifications. • Starting date from January 2024, and possibility of extension till the completion of the project. • Full public health insurance and a great research environment at the Lodz University of Technology.

3. Description of the expected responsibilities and duties. • Design and optimization of bioreactors for the microbial PHAs production process; • Renewable energy driven Bio-electrochemical reactor integration; • Investigation of the influence of internal/external stress factors on the production of PHAs in the continuous operation of the integrated system. • Optimization of PHA bio-separation conditions

NCN competition type: M.ERA-NET Application deadline: 2023-12-13 Application method: via email: [email protected] 4. List of the required documents: 1) application for employment to the Rector of Lodz University of Technology; 2) CV including previous research projects, work experience, career goals & a complete list of conference abstracts and/or publications. 3) personal questionnaire for a person applying for employment at Lodz University of Technology, as provided in Annex no. 1.1 to the OTM-R POLICY - OPEN TRANSPARENT MERIT-BASED RECRUITMENT; 4) Data Privacy Statement as provided in Annex no. 1.2 to the OTM-R POLICY - OPEN TRANSPARENT MERIT-BASED RECRUITMENT; 5) Consent to the processing of personal data, as provided in Annex no. 1.3 to the OTM-R POLICY - OPEN TRANSPARENT MERIT-BASED RECRUITMENT; 6) true copies/copies of diplomas, copies of degree certificates and transcripts; 7) other documents proving the qualifications, 8) A brief motivation letter (one page) outlining the interest of the candidate in the post-doctoral position. 5. the place, manner, and deadline for submitting the documents (as well as information concerning their return); Documents should be sent electronically to the email address [email protected] by 13/12/2023. Please attach your application in English as a single PDF file (max 15 Mb) with the subject line “Post-doctoral position in the HELVA project” and send it to: [email protected] The best candidates will be invited for a 20-minute job interview that will be organized on the Microsoft Teams platform. The competition may not be settled due to a lack of candidates meeting the requirements. The salary is granted according to REGULATIONS OF THE LODZ UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY and NCN-FUNDED RESEARCH PROJECTS. 6. contact person and postal and e-mail addresses to which documents or scans thereof may be forwarded; For additional information on recruitment, please email: [email protected] 7. the expected date of the announcement of the decision January 2024


Research Field

Technology » Biotechnology

Education Level

PhD or equivalent

Internal Application form(s) needed

Post-Doctoral Researcher ICRI-BioM.pdf


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International Centre for Research on Innovative Bio-based Materials (ICRI-BioM),






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