Lunds universitet, LTH, Institutionen för reglerteknik
Lund University was founded in 1666 and is repeatedly ranked among the world's
top 100 universities. The University has around 44 000 students and more than
8 000 staff based in Lund, Helsingborg and Malmö. We are united in our efforts
to understand, explain and improve our world and the human condition.
LTH forms the Faculty of Engineering at Lund University, with approximately 9
000 students. The research carried out at LTH is of a high international
standard and we are continuously developing our teaching methods and adapting
our courses to current needs.
Do you want to be part of a research environment committed to address
control challenges essential for a future sustainable society? Then these
postdoctoral positions are aimed for you! Both mathematically oriented
candidates and energy network specialists are needed.
The project, Scalable Control of Interconnected Systems , is funded by an
ERC Advanced Grant, a prestigious international grant aimed to give long term
support for ground breaking research. The grant covers two postdocs and three
PhD students with complementing competences. We expect one postdoc to more
mathematically oriented, with competence in computational methods for systems
and control, while the other has a strong background in control for energy
networks. Also other types of expertise relevant for control of large-scale
systems will be valuable.
Work duties The main duty is to conduct research within the ERC project. Another
assignment is to contribute to the general scientific discussion at the
department. The duties could also include
Teaching in the first, second and third cycles of studies
Supervision of degree projects and doctoral students
Actively seeking external research funding
Collaboration with industry and wider society
Administration related to the work duties listed above
up to no more than 20% of working hours. The position also includes the
opportunity for three weeks of training in higher education teaching and
Qualification requirements Appointment to a post-doctoral position requires that the applicant has a
PhD, or an international degree deemed equivalent to a PhD, within the subject
of the position, completed no more than three years before the last date for
applications. Special circumstances might in extraordinary cases be
Very good oral and written proficiency in English.
Eligibility This is an qualifying appointment focused primarily on research. The
position is intended as an initial step in the academic career and the
assessment of the applicants will primarily be based on their scientific
merits and potential as researchers. The basis of assessment is the ability to
develop and implement research of good quality and teaching ability.
Particular emphasis will be given to academic skills within the subject area.
For appointments to a post-doctoral position, the following shall form the
A good ability to develop and conduct high quality research.
We are looking for a person who is flexible and open, willing to cooperate and
contribute to the overall working climate. Other basis of assessment are
driving force and independence as well as ability to make new connections,
communicate and cooperate with colleagues within and outside academia.
Conditions The position is a 2 year full time post doctoral position. The position is
limited in time based on an agreement between the parties at the labor market
(trade unions and employer's organisation).
The University is striving for gender equality and therefore encourages women
Instructions on how to apply Applications shall be written in English. Please draw up the application in
accordance with LTH's Academic qualifications portfolio – see link below.
Upload the application as PDF-files in the recruitment system.Read more:
https:// www. lth.se/english/working-at-lth/to-apply-for-academic-positions-at-
Lund University welcomes applicants with diverse backgrounds and experiences.
We regard gender equality and diversity as a strength and an asset. We kindly
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Type of employment Temporary position longer than 6 months
Contract type Full time
First day of employment Upon agreement
Salary Monthly salary
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100%
County Skåne län
Reference number PA2021/2869
Eva Westin, +46462228787
Anders Rantzer, +46462228778
OFR/ST:Fackförbundet ST:s kansli, 046-222 93 62
SACO:Saco-s-rådet vid Lunds universitet, 046-222 93 64
SEKO: Seko Civil, 046-222 93 66
Last application date 23.Sep.2021 11:59 PM CEST
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