Postgraduate Research Associate (temporary replacement) in Drinking Water Microbiology via EURAXESS

University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences

Vienna, , AT

The Department of Water, Atmosphere, Environment, Institute of Sanitary Engineering and Water Pollution Control is seeking to fill a part time position (26 hours per week, temporary replacement) vacancy in the drinking water microbiology research group.

The group investigates microbial communities in drinking water resources through novel culture-independent approaches, such as flow cytometry and metagenomics.

Job description:

  • hold a master degree
  • you bring experience in microbiological work
  • experience in flow cytometry wished
  • basic molecular-biological technical skills, e.g. PCR, DNA purification
  • teaching and presentation activities
  • understanding of water supply systems and waste water treatment
  • project management
  • laboratory organisation

Gross monthly salary and pay grade in terms of collective agreement for university staff (payable 14 times per year): B1, € 1.903,90

University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna seeks to increase the number of its female faculty and staff members. Therefore qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply. In case of equal qualification, female candidates will be given preference unless reasons specific to an individual male candidate tilt the balance in his favour.

Please send your job application to the Personnel department, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, 1190 Vienna, Peter-Jordan-Straße 70; E-Mail: [email protected]. (Reference code: 39)

We regret that we cannot reimburse applicants travel and lodging expenses incurred as part of the selection and hiring process.