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Department: London Centre for Nanotechnology
Duration: 1+ y        Workload: 100%
Duties: The aim of the project is to design, assemble and calibrate a device engineering/light robotics system to evaluate the performance of quantitative RDT-based systems. This project may have a great impact in shaping the policy making and regulation of smartphone-based diagnostic tests
Minimum Requirements: The successful applicant should be a postgraduate degree in Engineering, Physical sciences, Computer Science or other relevant subject and expertise in optics engineering and automation of basic robotic setup (e.g. moving platforms). Experience with using LabView, MATLAB, Arduino, Python, C++. Candidates should also have excellent written and verbal communication. Ability to work well in a team and build good working relations with diverse teams. Open minded attitude to other scientific areas than their own. Ability to quickly learn new methods and techniques. A demonstrated ability to maintain good experiment records
Preferred Requirements: Knowledge and experience in solving computer vision problems and mobile phone app design is desirable

Deadline: March 21, 2018 | Published: February 18, 2018   11:52              

Department: Institut für Bodenkunde
Duration: 3 y        Workload: 65%
Duties: Die erfolgreiche Kandidatin/der erfolgreiche Kandidat führt Forschungsarbeiten innerhalb der mikrobiellen Ökologie und Biogeochemie durch. Dabei sollen Hypothesen-getriebene experimentelle Strategien entwickelt und molekulare, physiologische, Isotopen-basierte sowie mikrospektroskopische Methoden angewendet werden. Die Auswertung und Interpretation der Daten erfordert den Einsatz multivariater Statistik und grundlegender Bioinformatik. Publikationen und Präsentation der Ergebnisse auf internationalen Konferenzen wird erwartet. Eine enge Zusammenarbeit innerhalb des Forschungs- konsortiums wird angestrebt
Minimum Requirements: Voraussetzung für die Einstellung ist ein abgeschlossenes wissenschaftliches Hochschulstudium in Fächern wie Geoökologie, Mikrobiologie, Geowissenschaften, Agrarwissenschaften sowie verwandten Disziplinen. Wir erwarten eine hohe Motivation zur selbstständigen Forschungsarbeit, Teamfähigkeit und gute Kommunikationsfähigkeit in Deutsch und Englisch. Erfahrungen in Bodenchemie einschliesslich der Anwendung mikrospektroskopischer Verfahren und/oder Isotopentechniken werden ebenfalls erwartet

Deadline: April 1, 2018 | Published: February 18, 2018   01:48              

Department: Departement Angewandte Linguistik
Workload: 80%
Duties: Initiierung, Konzeption und Akquisition von Forschungs- und Dienstleistungsprojekten. Erarbeitung von Forschungsanträgen. Leitung und Durchführung von interdisziplinären Forschungsprojekten. Leitung und Durchführung von Dienstleistungsprojekten. Planung, Konzeption und Durchführung von Usability-Tests; Analyse, Auswertung und Aufbereitung der erhobenen Daten. Aufbereitung und Verbreitung von Forschungsresultaten durch Publikationen und Kongressauftritte. Übernahme von Lehrveranstaltungen und Betreuung von Bachelorarbeiten
Minimum Requirements: Sie verfügen über eine Hochschulausbildung mit Promotion, vorzugsweise im Bereich Technische Kommunikation oder in verwandten Bereichen, und Sie bringen eine mehrjährige Praxiserfahrung sowie einen exzellenten Forschungsnachweis auf dem Gebiet der Technischen Dokumentation mit. Sie haben breite Erfahrung in der Akquisition von Forschungs- und Dienstleitungsprojekten, sind in der Berufswelt gut verankert und verfügen über eine entsprechend starke Vernetzung mit Industrie und Wirtschaft. Erfolgreiche Lehrerfahrung auf Hochschulstufe und Führungserfahrung sind von Vorteil. Als kommunikative Persönlichkeit weisen Sie hohe Kompetenz in der deutschen Sprache sowie gute Kenntnisse der englischen Sprache vor. Sie sind eigenständig, engagiert und flexibel. Als ausgesprochen teamfähige Person können Sie gut mit anderen Menschen umgehen. Bei Erfüllung der reglementarischen Voraussetzungen kann Ihnen der Professorentitel verliehen werden

Published: February 18, 2018   01:46              

Department: Institut für Mikrobiologie
Duration: 3 y        Workload: 65%
Duties: Die erfolgreiche Kandidatin/der erfolgreiche Kandidat führt Forschungsarbeiten innerhalb der mikrobiellen Ökologie und Biogeochemie durch. Dabei sollen Hypothesen-getriebene experimentelle Strategien entwickelt und molekulare, physiologische, Isotopen-basierte sowie mikrospektroskopische Methoden angewendet werden. Die Auswertung und Interpretation der Daten erfordert den Einsatz multivariater Statistik und grundlegender Bioinformatik. Publikationen und Präsentation der Ergebnisse auf internationalen Konferenzen wird erwartet. Eine enge Zusammenarbeit innerhalb des Forschungskonsortiums wird angestrebt
Minimum Requirements: Voraussetzung für die Einstellung ist ein abgeschlossenes wissenschaftliches Hochschulstudium in Fächern wie Geoökologie, Mikrobiologie, Geowissenschaften, Agrarwissenschaften sowie verwandten Disziplinen. Wir erwarten eine hohe Motivation zur selbstständigen Forschungsarbeit, Teamfähigkeit und gute Kommunikationsfähigkeit in Deutsch und Englisch. Erfahrungen mit mikrobieller Physiologie und Gemeinschaftsanalyse sind von Vorteil

Deadline: April 1, 2018 | Published: February 18, 2018   01:33              

Department: Institut für Kartographie und Geoinformatik (ikg)
Duration: 3 y
Duties: Immer mehr Daten über Prozesse und Umwelt werden digital erfasst und verarbeitet. Diese bedürfen automatisierter Verarbeitungsmethoden - insbesondere im Bereich des Maschinellen Lernens. Im BMBF-Projekt ICAML "Interdisciplinary Center for Applied Machine Learning" werden Materialien und Konzepte entwickelt, um sowohl die theoretischen Grundlagen als auch die Umsetzung mit zum Produktiveinsatz geeigneten Systemen und Tools zu vermitteln. Konkreter Forschungsgegenstand sind dabei Big Geospatial Data im Bereich Volunteered Geographic Information (VGI) und 3D-Punktwolken
Minimum Requirements: Voraussetzung ist ein abgeschlossenes wissenschaftliches Hochschulstudium in den Fächern Informatik, Geoinformatik oder Geodäsie. Darüber hinaus werden überdurchschnittliche Studienleistungen in den genannten Fachrichtungen erwünscht. Erwartet werden sehr gute EDV- und Programmierkenntnisse sowie Freude am wissenschaftlichen Arbeiten

Deadline: March 15, 2018 | Published: February 17, 2018   18:32              

Department: DTU Environment
Duration: 2 y
Duties: Responsibilities and tasks The main responsibility of the postdoc is to act as the day-to-day coordinator and contributor to DTU Environment’s involvement in the H2020 project caLIBRAte: “Performance testing, calibration and implementation of a next generation system-of-systems Risk Governance Framework for nanomaterials”. You will be involved in the work packages “Environmental risk assessment models” and “Data collation for calibration and gap analysis”, respectively
Minimum Requirements: Qualifications Candidates should have a PhD degree or equivalent. Flexibility and self-motivation are desired skills at DTU, as well as a natural interest in collaboration and personal responsibility. You must have a detailed and documented knowledge on ecotoxicity testing of nanomaterials. You must have experience from H2020 projects in writing deliverables and in project management. You should have experience with regulatory issues as well as classification and labelling of chemicals from work in industry or as a consultant. You enjoy working with complex topics. Your teaching experience is considered a great benefit for the dissemination parts of the position. You must have strong coordination and planning skills and an interest for project administration and economy. You thrive on collaboration and teamwork

Deadline: March 1, 2018 | Published: February 17, 2018   18:30              

Department: Büsgen-Institut
Duration: 3 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: Vorbereitung und Durchführung von analytischen und praktischen Arbeiten zur Herstellung von Verbundwerkstoffen. Werkstoffprüfungen nach gängigen Prüfnormen. Steuerung und Regelung des neuartigem Heissluft/Heissdampfverfahrens, Überwachung der Strömungsmechanik. Mitwirkung bei der Konstruktion eines Prototyps und der Durchführung von Industrieversuchen
Minimum Requirements: Wir suchen eine/n hochmotivierte/n, teamorientierte/n Mitarbeiter/in mit einer überdurchschnittlich abgeschlossenen Ausbildung zur/zum Verfahrens- oder Industriemechaniker/in oder mit vergleichbarer Qualifikation, ggf. auch mit Weiterqualifizierung, z.B. zur/zum Staatlich geprüften Techniker/in. Wir erwarten Erfahrungen mit physikalischen und strömungsmechanischen Messmethoden sowie im Maschinen- und Anlagenbau

Deadline: March 11, 2018 | Published: February 17, 2018   18:26              

Department: Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit
Workload: 100%
Duties: The Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit invites applications for one or more postdoctoral training fellowships in theoretical neuroscience and related areas. The Unit is a world-leading centre for research in theoretical neuroscience and machine learning. Our neuroscience work focuses on the interpretation of neural data, population coding, perceptual processing, neural dynamics, neuromodulation, and learning
Minimum Requirements: Candidates will be required to demonstrate a strong quantitative background in theoretical neuroscience, machine learning, statistics, computer science, physics or engineering; a record of publication in highly respected journals and conferences; and must hold a PhD in a relevant field by the agreed start date of the position

Deadline: March 23, 2018 | Published: February 17, 2018   17:15              

Workload: 100%
Duties: The Head of Casualty working closely with other functions will seek to drive retention of profitable risks, re underwriting, reshaping or elimination of non-profitable risks, achieving a balanced portfolio within the parameters of plan and strategy and targeted, profitable new business growth. Provision of technical underwriting expertise and guidance to Underwriters in support of the achievement of business plans, the development of key customers, brokers and cases etc. Handling of a range of queries and referrals within agreed authority limits, provides approval of terms and conditions and advice to assist with the development of the account and to maintain/develop underwriting standards
Minimum Requirements: Advanced Bachelors degree, ACII, FCII, Chartered Insurer or equivalent other academic qualification. Experienced underwriter or actuary managing a material portfolio of General Insurance business. Typically at least 15 years of General Insurance experience, preferable to have experience work in a leadership role. Track record of growing and managing a business and delivering change in a complex insurance environment

Published: February 17, 2018   09:35              

Department: Fahrzeug-/PH-Schaden
Duties: Erstellung von Schadenkalkulationen. Wertbestimmung von Fahrzeugen. Verkauf von Fahrzeugüberresten. Berechnung von Chômageforderungen. Überprüfung von Rechnungen und Fotos am PC. Verhandeln mit Kunden, Geschädigten und Reparaturfirmen. Betreuung eines eigenen Gebietes
Minimum Requirements: Automechaniker oder Carrosseriespengler mit Weiterbildung zum Automobildiagnostiker mit eidg. Fachausweis oder Werkleiter mit eidg. Fachausweis. Muttersprache Deutsch, Fremdsprachen von Vorteil. Gute kommunikative Fähigkeiten sowie sicheres und überzeugendes Auftreten. Erfahrung im Umgang mit Kunden (Kundendienstberater, Werkstattchef). Gute IT Kenntnisse. Kaufmännisches Denken. Engagierte und interessierte Arbeitsweise

Published: February 17, 2018   09:29              

Department: Nutrition Innovation Center
Duration: permanent        Workload: 100%
Duties: Provide data analyses, visualization, reporting and interpretation for a wide variety of research questions in nutrition, health, and personal care; Work closely and in a result-oriented way with study directors, nutritionists, biologists, veterinarians, pharmacists and medical doctors, either as a permanent team member or as an ad-hoc consultant; Optimize the design and power of clinical studies in humans and feeding studies in farm animals to quantify the benefits of our products such as vitamins, enzymes, probiotics, fatty acids, etc; Conduct (meta-)analyses on internal and external data for scientific insights and publication; Critically review, evaluate, and interpret internal and external data analyses, reports, and publications
Minimum Requirements: MSc in (Bio-) Statistics or a related field, PhD preferred; 3-8 years of practical experience in applying statistics in a life science environment (PhD in relevant field is considered as 3 years); Sound knowledge of standard statistical methods, particularly regression and extensions (GLMM), Enthusiasm to explore new methods; You are an experienced R user (our main platform). Ideally you also have a working knowledge of SAS; Fluent in English, German and/or French would be an asset

Published: February 17, 2018   09:28              

Duration: 1-24 m
Duties: Mit dem Forschungsstipendium der Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) haben Sie die Möglichkeit, ein selbst gewähltes Forschungsvorhaben in Kooperation mit einem selbst gewählten wissenschaftlichen Gastgeber an einer universitären oder ausgewählten nationalen Forschungseinrichtung in Japan durchzuführen
Minimum Requirements: Bewerben Sie sich, wenn Sie als hoch qualifizierter Nachwuchswissenschaftler aus Deutschland Ihre Promotion am 1. April des Finanzjahres (1. April bis 31. März) vor nicht mehr als sechs Jahren abgeschlossen haben

Published: February 17, 2018   09:27              

Department: African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS)
Duties: Mit dem international ausgerichteten Programm "Deutsche Forschungslehrstühle" konnte die Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung bereits drei Forschungslehrstühle an AIMS-Standorten in Senegal, Südafrika und Ghana erfolgreich besetzen. Bei der Besetzung des Lehrstuhls am AIMS-Zentrum in Kamerun läuft derzeit der Auswahlprozess. Die Ausschreibung für einen Forschungslehrstuhl in Tansania ist veröffentlicht
Minimum Requirements: Das Programm richtet sich weltweit an Wissenschaftlerinnen und Wissenschaftler im Fachgebiet Mathematik, die anwendungsrelevant forschen und über Erfahrung in der Ausbildung von Studierenden und Promovierenden verfügen. Die zunächst auf vier Jahre befristete Förderung der einzelnen Forschungslehrstühle beträgt in der Regel bis zu 560.000 Euro und wird vom Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung finanziert. Es wird angestrebt, die Forschungslehrstühle unabhängig von Fördermitteln des Forschungsministeriums langfristig zu etablieren

Published: February 17, 2018   09:27              

Workload: 100%
Duties: We are currently recruiting a Mechanical Engineer Surveyor, specialising in the Pressure Systems discipline where you will undertake the thorough examination, or inspection, of steam raising equipment and other plant to ensure that they comply with current Regulatory and Statutory requirements
Minimum Requirements: You will need to hold a recognised academic qualification a Mechanical Engineering discipline which needs to be a minimum of HNC, HND, NVQ 4 or equivalent. You will also require a relevant level of practical experience in a related engineering field, which ideally should be a recognised apprenticeship and some direct relevant maintenance or servicing experience with pressure plant – particularly steam raising plant e.g. boilers

Published: February 17, 2018   09:26              

Duties: Mit diesem Hintergrund sind Sie bestens gerüstet, in unseren hochkarätigen Teams direkt bei den Kunden vor Ort, anspruchsvolle analytische Probleme - meist mit betriebswirtschaftlichem, finanzwirtschaftlichem und/oder IT-Hintergrund - zu lösen; Die Bandbreite der Projekte ist gross: Vom Aufbau neuer Geschäftsfelder über Risikomanagement bis hin zu IT-Grossprojekten ist alles dabei
Minimum Requirements: Sehr gut abgeschlossenes Studium (Diplom/Master) oder Promotion in einem MINT-Fach; Klares analytisches Denkvermögen; Gute IT-Kenntnisse und Beherrschen einer Programmiersprache (z.B. C++, Java, Python); Verhandlungssicher in Wort und Schrift im Deutschen (C-Level) und Englischen (B-C-Level); Lust, neue Aufgaben und Herausforderungen ganzheitlich zu durchdenken und Lösungsideen Realität werden zu lassen; Reisebereitschaft im deutschsprachigen Raum (4 Tage, freitags Office Day in München)

Published: February 17, 2018   09:25              

Department: DTU Compute
Duration: 3 y
Duties: The overall goal of this PhD project is to develop accurate and interpretable prediction models for brain tumor grading and tumor recurrence detection from joint PET/MRI scans, taking advantage of the increase in sensitivity and specificity of dynamic FET PET data compared to conventional MRI. The project will involve designing and implementing novel probabilistic models, as well as validating the developed tools on several retrospective studies of subjects that underwent radiochemotherapy
Minimum Requirements: Requirements Candidates must have a master degree in applied mathematics, physics, computer science, electrical engineering, or a similar degree with an equivalent academic level. A genuine interest in probabilistic modeling, machine learning and/or signal processing is a must, as is the ability (or the willingness to learn) to program in C++, Matlab or Python. Prior exposure to medical imaging is not required. Ability to travel for secondments in the TRABIT network is essential, as is a good command of the English language

Deadline: May 17, 2018 | Published: February 17, 2018   02:42              

Department: Physics
Workload: 100%
Duties: The candidate will be expected to perform particle-physics research at one of the leading scientific endeavors in subatomic physics, the ATLAS Experiment at the CERN Large Hadron Collider (LHC), and in an area for which Carleton University is recognised as a world expert: the design, construction, and commissioning of gaseous particle detectors. We seek a candidate with a strong emerging research focus in experimental high-energy physics. The initial research program associated with this faculty position is primarily focused on participation in the ATLAS New Small Wheel (NSW) project. More specifically, the current effort centers on the deployment of small-strip thin gap chambers (sTGC)
Minimum Requirements: The position requires a Ph.D. with evidence of an excellent track record in experimental particle physics research. Applicants must be committed to effective teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels

Deadline: March 15, 2018 | Published: February 16, 2018   20:27              

Department: Dezernat 3 -Gebäudemanagement
Workload: 100%
Duties: Fortschreibung und Verwaltung der Bestandsunterlagen für technischer Anlagen und Gebäudeinstallationen. Bestandserfassung technische Anlagen. Anfertigung von Bauzeichnungen im Rahmen von baulichen Planungen. Unterstützung von Bauingenieuren und Architekten im Projektablauf. Unterstützung bei der Erstellung von Raumprogrammen und Präsentationen. Anfertigung von technischen Zeichnungen und schematischen Darstellungen, die im Rahmen von Änderungen an der Technischen Gebäudeausrüstung anfallen
Minimum Requirements: abgeschlossene Ausbildung zur/zum Technischen Zeichnerin/Zeichner oder Technischen Systemplanerin/Systemplaner bzw. Bauzeichnerin/Bauzeichner oder vergleichbar. Erfahrungen im Umgang mit CAD, Techn. Gebäudeausrüstung (Elektro, HKL, Sanitär) bzw. Bau (idealerweise mit AutoCAD Architecture). gute Kenntnisse der gängigen MS-Office-Anwendungen und gute Deutschkenntnisse (Wort und Schrift)

Deadline: March 1, 2018 | Published: February 16, 2018   04:19              

Department: Institut für Siedlungswasserwirtschaft und Abfalltechnik (ISAH)
Duration: 3+ y        Workload: 100%
Duties: Mitarbeit in der Forschung zur Siedlungsentwässerung und hier insbesondere im Bereich der konzeptionellen und technischen Entwicklung des Konzeptes "Schwammstadt". Sie entwickeln das ingenieurtechnische Design siedlungswasserwirtschaftlicher Elemente der Schwammstadt, arbeiten interdisziplinär an der Schnittstelle zur Stadtplanung und definieren konkrete Empfehlungen für die zukünftige Ausgestaltung des urbanen Wassermanagements. Hierzu nutzen Sie moderne Planungs- und Betriebsunterstützungs- instrumente und vertiefen ihr Wissen im Bereich der Systemmodellierung
Minimum Requirements: Ein abgeschlossenes wissenschaftliches Hochschulstudium des Bau- und Umweltingenieurwesens (Diplom/Master) mit siedlungswasserwirtschaftlicher Vertiefung oder gleichwertig. Darüber hinaus werden sehr gute Studienleistungen in den genannten Fachrichtungen erwünscht. Grosse Freude am wissenschaftlichen Arbeiten und erkennbares Talent im Hinblick auf die Zusammenführung und Veröffentlichung von Forschungsergebnissen. Erfahrungen im Projektmanagement und Kommunikationsfreude. Eine ausgeprägte englische Sprachkompetenz wird erwartet. Neben ihrer Kerntätigkeit in Hannover sollten Sie bereit sein, Dienstreisen in das aussereuropäische Ausland wahrzunehmen

Deadline: March 15, 2018 | Published: February 16, 2018   04:11              

Department: School of Engineering (SoE)
Duration: 3 y        Workload: 60-80%
Duties: Mitarbeit an interdisziplinären, (inter-)nationalen Forschungsprojekten und -anträgen im Rahmen der SCCER CREST-Task "Transitions of Regional Energy Systems", deren Leitung beim INE liegt. Aufbau und Analysen mit systemdynamischen Modellen für Transitionen regionaler Energiesysteme (TREES). Akquisition von drittmittelfinanzierten Forschungs- und Beratungsprojekten, Leitung von Forschungsprojekten (Wiss. Mitarbeiter/in). Mitarbeit bei der fachhochschulübergreifenden Koordination und Vertretung des INE im SCCER CREST. Beziehungspflege zu Forschenden (national und international). Wissenschaftliche Publikationstätigkeit
Minimum Requirements: Sie verfügen über einen Hochschulabschluss (mit Promotion für die Stelle als wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeitende/r) im Bereich “System Dynamics”, "Energy, Science and Technology", "Energy Economics" oder einer verwandten Studienrichtung. Berufserfahrung im Energiesektor (Privatwirtschaft, öffentliche Hand, etc.), vorzugsweise im Schweizer Kontext, gute Vernetzung im Schweizer Energiesektor sowie Interesse am Thema "Nachhaltige Energiesysteme" und Verständnis für energie-technische Zusammenhänge sind geschätzte, ergänzende Qualifikationen

Deadline: March 4, 2018 | Published: February 16, 2018   04:08              

Department: Koninklijke Nioz Texel - RV Pelagia
Duties: Je bent verantwoordelijk voor het bedienen en operationeel houden van wetenschappelijke apparatuur tijdens wetenschappelijke expedities. Omdat elke zeegaande expeditie een eigen onderzoeksaanpak heeft vergt dit creativiteit en inventiviteit. Daarnaast zorg je voor het onderhouden, repareren en testen van nautische apparatuur, inclusief de onderhoudsplanning. Voor dit laatste heb je een onderhoudssysteem (Marad) tot je beschikking. Verder ben je als systeembeheerder verantwoordelijk voor het data- en local area-netwerk aan boord en ondersteun en instrueer je gebruikers van deze systemen
Minimum Requirements: We zijn op zoek naar een allround scheepselektronicus die minimaal beschikt over een security awareness-certificaat, een geldig paspoort en een monsterboekje. Een geldige medische keuring voor de zeevaart hoort daar natuurlijk ook bij. Je kunt je goed verstaanbaar maken in het Engels. Ervaring met programmeren in Python is een pré (of de bereidheid je dit eigen te maken). Je maakt 183 vaardagen in een jaar, gemiddeld zes weken op en zes weken af

Deadline: March 15, 2018 | Published: February 16, 2018   04:04              

Department: Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering
Duration: 3 y
Duties: This project, funded by the National Physical Laboratory (NPL), seeks two students to investigate 3D ultrasound computed tomography of the breast using novel pyroelectric detectors developed at NPL. Theoretical, computational, and engineering aspects of the design and implementation of a practical imaging technique will be studied. The project will interest Physics, Applied Mathematics or Engineering students with a strong knowledge in developing all aspects of imaging science and experimental design
Minimum Requirements: Applicants must have or expect to obtain, a UK first class or 2: 1 honours degree or the international equivalent in the appropriate area of physical science. Clear interest in novel imaging methods and materials. Well-developed experimental skills. Sufficient level of mathematics and numerical skills. Creative and critical thinking. Excellent writing and oral communication skills. Self-management and good working habits. Capability to work independently and used to take initiative and Programming skills are desirable

Deadline: March 16, 2018 | Published: February 16, 2018   01:50              

Department: Institute of Computational Physics (ICP)
Duties: Develop a mathematical description of the transport and reaction processes of a H2Br2 redox-flow battery. Study of membrane transport properties and of the material properties of porous layers used in RFBs. Developing a numerical model of a RFB that is suitable to predict the influence of transport and reaction processes on the battery performance. Experimental data needs to be analysed and compared to numerical simulation results. Work out design recommendations for H2Br2 RFBs of an industrial project partner
Minimum Requirements: For a successful application you need a Master’s degree in Mathematics, Physics or Engineering and first research experience. Mathematical skills are important, for example, in the field of partial differential equations and numerical modeling. Experience in multiphysics modeling and simulation are helpful. Interest in energy conversion and storage devices like electrochemical cells is expected

Published: February 16, 2018   01:41              

Department: Physics - PPS
Duration: 9 m        Workload: 100%
Duties: The candidate can expect to teach a mix of introductory and upper level courses and/or labs. The Lecturer’s primary focus will be teaching, and the Visiting Assistant professor will have reduced teaching load and should be committed to involving and mentoring undergraduate students in research
Minimum Requirements: Ph.D. in a relevant field by the date of employment
Preferred Requirements: Experience in physics education research is desirable

Published: February 16, 2018   01:38              

Workload: 100%
Duties: Responsible for the instruction of undergraduate courses and labs in Physics and Physical Science; Typical course load is 15 credit hours equivalents a semester; much of the load is General Education courses; Curriculum development and evaluation is an ongoing effort required of this position; Holding office hours and individual help sessions with students is also expected; Service on campus committees and special assignments on the Department/Division level is an obligation of the faculty role in the College governance
Minimum Requirements: Must have an MS/MA or PhD in Physics or a closely allied field from a fully accredited university; Good personal and communication skills to work with students and interact with colleagues are a fundamental requirement
Preferred Requirements: Experience in teaching undergraduate courses in Physics, Astronomy, or associated courses in Physical Science, is desirable; Planetarium experience is desirable

Published: February 16, 2018   01:32              

Workload: 100%
Duties: The University of Mississippi’s National Center for Physical Acoustics is seeking a Senior Research Scientist to lead research efforts related to development of program requirements, design of physical acoustic experiments and development and application of signal processing algorithms for acoustic data. Research areas include wind noise reduction, false alarm reduction, detection and characterization of impulsive events, detection of both impulsive and continuous sources in low SNR environments, detection and characterization of severe storms, and development of new acoustic technologies
Minimum Requirements: This job requires a Ph.D. in Physics or Engineering and a minimum of five (5) years experience as a Senior Scientist in the area of acoustics and/or signal processing research or in a position with similar duties and requirements. The successful candidate’s duties will include working on grants and/or contracts that may require US citizenship or approval for non-US citizen involvement and compliance with applicable Export Controls laws

Published: February 16, 2018   01:30              

Duties: Assist management with their on-going development and parameterization of Allied World’s internal capital models; Support capital submissions to regulators, including the BMA, Lloyd’s, the PRA, the CBI, and FINMA; Run model for quarterly updates, analysis of reinsurance purchases, ad-hoc model runs for new business initiatives, merger and acquisition analysis and for other strategic business purposes; Perform industry research and analysis of parameters and methodologies including loss distributions, asset distributions, correlations, etc; Assist with validation of models and liaise with other departments as necessary to gather expert knowledge; Create and maintain model documentation
Minimum Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in math, statistics, economics or related field; Zero to three years of experience in a General Insurance actuarial role (responsibilities and compensation to depend on experience and knowledge); Progress in UK, CAS, or Swiss actuarial exams; Experience with capital modelling preferred; ReMetrica experience an asset; Knowledge of Solvency II principles; Strong Excel and Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) skills

Published: February 16, 2018   00:49              

Department: College of Humanities
Duties: We seek individuals who will develop and drive an interdisciplinary research program at the intersection of the humanities and engineering and who are dedicated to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The holder of this position will carry out her or his research on the epistemology of exact sciences and life sciences, on scientific knowledge, and also on know-how and technical objects (on their conception, their fabrication and their different uses), aiming to understand the transmission and the worldwide circulation of this knowledge and these objects, highlighting in the process the role of experts together with the more general implication of citizens in the dissemination and circulation of such scientific knowledge
Minimum Requirements: The holder of this Chair must be a specialist in the history of science and technology of the modern period (19th and 20th centuries), including the recent past, who studies the evolution of science and technical knowledge in connection with major social, economic and/or political changes

Published: February 16, 2018   00:45              

Department: Schaumburg
Workload: 100%
Duties: Holds an actuarial qualification and, acting in an actuarial capacity, performs routine reserving or pricing tasks as assigned requiring minimal direct supervision, and performs more complex analyses under the supervision of more senior actuaries, all for the purpose of evaluating loss reserves or pricing business. Assists in the training of less experienced personnel. Client internally focused - the job’s core deliverables rely on delivering service to internal clients, usually at the line manager or employee level. May involve sharing subject matter expertise to others in the organization or supporting others in their efforts to deliver on our promise
Minimum Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics/Statistics or Actuarial Sciences and 5 or more years of experience in the Actuarial area. ACAS
Preferred Requirements: FCAS. Technical knowledge and skills reflective of a practitioner who has progressed within actuarial positions of increasing responsibility. Experience in multiple functional areas (pricing, reserving, capital management) and in multiple business units

Published: February 16, 2018   00:44              

Workload: 100%
Duties: Holds an actuarial qualification and, acting in an actuarial capacity, performs routine reserving or pricing tasks as assigned requiring minimal direct supervision, and performs more complex analyses under the supervision of more senior actuaries, all for the purpose of evaluating loss reserves or pricing business. Assists in the training of less experienced personnel. Client internally focused - the job’s core deliverables rely on delivering service to internal clients, usually at the line manager or employee level. May involve sharing subject matter expertise to others in the organization or supporting others in their efforts to deliver on our promise
Minimum Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics/Statistics or Actuarial Sciences and 5 or more years of experience in the Actuarial area. ASA
Preferred Requirements: FSA. Technical knowledge and skills reflective of a practitioner who has progressed within actuarial positions of increasing responsibility. Experience in multiple functional areas (pricing, reserving, capital management) and in multiple business units

Published: February 16, 2018   00:43              

Workload: 100%
Duties: This individual will develop and manage the work plan to deliver the tiering for the Zurich North America portfolio. This individual will also identify and lead implementation of process improvement opportunities. The position requires a deep knowledge of the property & casualty insurance industry, products and customers. An ability to consult with both actuaries and non-actuaries to understand needs and resolve business issues is a must. The tiering process leader will utilize their leadership skills as well as insurance and actuarial knowledge to collaborate with various stakeholder groups in the organization including Underwriting, Predictive Analytics, Finance, Information Technology, Strategic Execution and Line of Business Pricing
Minimum Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics/Statistics or Actuarial Sciences and 8 or more years of experience in the Actuarial area. • ACAS. • Previous actuarial experience with P&C commercial business lines. • Excellent communication skills that will facilitate cross functional partnerships within the organization
Preferred Requirements: FCAS. • Solid project management and organizational skills enabling work on multiple priorities including establishing and meeting deadlines. • Experience in multiple functional areas pricing, reserving, capital management and in multiple business units. • Knowledge and skills reflective of a senior practitioner who has progressed within Actuarial positions of increasing responsibility. • Experience with Microsoft Excel and/or knowledge of statistical analysis software. • Programming knowledge in Tableau, VBA, SQL, SAS, etc

Published: February 16, 2018   00:42              

Department: Institute of Computational Science (ICS)
Duties: The successful candidates will work on the development of particle-based model for simulations of cells in health and disease (cancer)
Minimum Requirements: Candidates should have strong programming skills (C++, GPU), background in numerical methods, and a degree in Applied Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science or a relevant engineering discipline

Published: February 16, 2018   00:42              

Workload: 80-100%
Duties: Support the finalization of the Life Actuarial Standards and Guidance required for IFRS17 including the development of the approach for transition balance-sheet. Assess impact and trigger amendment on the draft methodologies. Communicate and align methodologies with relevant input providers and stakeholders. Lead respective work packages within the IFRS 17 program and potentially the overall methodology work stream. Roll out methodologies to Life Actuarial community through constant training
Minimum Requirements: Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in Mathematics/Statistics, Actuarial, Computer Science, Economics or similar 5 or more years of experience in financial industry, preferably in life economic valuation models and IFRS reserving Fully qualified actuary (per local society) or actively pursuing qualification Strong analytical skills and solution orientation Open to change, ability to focus on priorities, timely and effective work execution Communication, negotiation and persuasion skills in a business environment. Ability to work independently, under pressure and conscious of deadlines. Good project management skills, result-oriented work in a project environment. Showing enthusiasm and having positive attitude. Experience with actuarial systems (e.g. Prophet, Moses) will be an advantage. Very good English skills, German will be an advantage

Published: February 16, 2018   00:41              

Duties: Für den Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel-Forschungspreis können in ihrem Fachgebiet bereits international anerkannte Wissenschaftlerinnen und Wissenschaftler aus dem Ausland, die ihre Promotion vor nicht mehr als 18 Jahren abgeschlossen haben, nominiert werden. Von ihnen wird erwartet, dass sie zukünftig durch weitere wissenschaftliche Spitzenleistungen ihr Fachgebiet auch über das engere Arbeitsgebiet hinaus nachhaltig prägen

Published: February 16, 2018   00:37              

Duration: 1 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: The position is to be involved in experiments, analysis with regards to transport in the pedestal and plasma-edge region. The researcher will be an integral part of DIII-D experimental research team
Minimum Requirements: An ideal candidate must have a Ph.D in Plasma Physics or related field by the time of appointment. The ideal candidate will also have a strong background in experimental plasma physics related to transport and/or pedestal dynamics
Preferred Requirements: Ph.D in Plasma Physics or related field

Published: February 15, 2018   21:07              

Department: Microbiology and Plant Biology
Workload: 100%
Duties: The main responsibilities of this position are to: develop novel mathematical/computational algorithms, biogeochemical models, and large-scale ecosystem models enhanced by big microbiome data analysis; design and develop computational tools or pipelines for mathematical/statistical modeling, linking with sequencing and gene chip data analysis; manage different servers/systems with cloud computing; coordinate the efforts for applying super-computing on the OU campus to microbiome studies
Minimum Requirements: Candidates should have PhD in computational science or related disciplines (e.g., mathematics, statistics, biological and environmental engineering, microbiology, biochemistry, and ecology). Substantial knowledge/experience in modeling, ecology, microbial ecology and/or metagenomics. Strong research experience and skills in algorithm development, predictive model design and implementation, computational tool/pipeline development, super-computing and/or cloud computing
Preferred Requirements: Experience in microbiome and system modeling studies related to bioenergy, climate change, environment and/or human health would be desired

Published: February 15, 2018   20:22              

Duration: 3 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: The PhD student will be tasked with the development, optimization and use of single particle assays to quantify protein-ligand interactions using fluorescent microscopy techniques like TIRF, FLIM, confocal microscopy. The student will aim to quantify the transient interaction of the proteins with ligand and decipher how regulatory cues, like changes in pH, ionic strength, or ligand properties, regulate these interactions. During the project, the student is expected to both perform the single particle experiments and treat the high quality data and as such will be tasked with developing, assessing and optimizing software suitable for treatment of large datasets
Minimum Requirements: Applicants should either hold an MSc degree in Physics, Nanoscience, or similar fields with great results and excellent English communication skills. Extensive expertise in fluorescent microscopy (TIRF and confocal), single particle techniques and FRET measurements. Documented experience with writing and understanding scientific software including Matlab and python for quantitative image analysis and treating large datasets. Extensive expertise in protein ligand interactions by single particle tracking studies. Expertise with model membrane systems, such as liposomes and how to image them using fluorescent microscopy

Published: February 15, 2018   19:03              

Department: Mathematics
Duration: 9 m        Workload: 100%
Duties: The Department of Mathematics at Delta State University seeks exceptional candidates to apply for the position of a Assistant Professor of Mathematics or a Visiting Professor. For the tenure-track responsibilities include teaching a 12-hour course load per semester, serving on departmental and university committees, remaining active in scholarship, and contributing to the goals of the department and university
Minimum Requirements: The successful candidate will have a PhD in mathematics or mathematics education (minimum of 18 graduate hours in mathematics preferred 30 or more) or an equivalent degree by the time of appointment
Preferred Requirements: Preferred qualifications include experience teaching calculus and entry level mathematics courses at the college/university level and knowledge of current trends in higher education

Published: February 15, 2018   18:24              

Department: Bioengineering
Duties: Under minimal supervision, modify and write software programs for image processing and analysis; Develop requirements and specifications and implement computer algorithms in software programs; Perform image quantification using commercial software systems or home-made software programs; Use independent judgment in applying or adapting scientific techniques; Assist the PI for planning and scheduling research procedures and experiments; Perform a variety of laboratory tests and procedures; Analyze and interpret research results of studies. Review literature for related research developments and techniques and compile findings
Minimum Requirements: The candidate should have a Master’s degree in medical physics, biomedical engineering, computer science, electrical engineering, or other closely related fields. Knowledge and experience in medical imaging, image processing, and image-guided intervention are required. At least one-year working experience after Master’s degree in medical image processing is required
Preferred Requirements: Preference will be given to those candidates with research experience in MRI/ultrasound registration, CT image segmentation, cardiac fiber imaging, cardiac imaging with ultrasound and CT, the use of Analyze, DSI/DTI Studio, AMIRA, and VisualSonics Vevo ultrasound systems

Published: February 15, 2018   17:23              

Department: Physics
Workload: 100%
Duties: The Physics Department of the Naval Postgraduate School invites applications for a research associate position with experience in density functional theory (DFT) simulations
Minimum Requirements: An earned graduate degree in materials science, chemistry, physics or related engineering field; Experience with density functional theory simulations or similar first-principles techniques. U.S. citizenship required
Preferred Requirements: PhD preferred. Experience with quantum molecular dynamics or DFT simulations of magnetic systems is highly desirable. Prior postdoctoral work is highly desirable

Published: February 15, 2018   17:04              

Department: Biomedical Engineering
Workload: 100%
Duties: The Postdoctoral Fellow will support the Laboratory for Computational Neurodiagnostics at Stony Brook University (LCNeuro). The incumbent will function as Study Coordinator for a newly funded neuroimaging study: Protecting the Aging Brain: Self-Organizing Networks and Multiscale Dynamics Under Energy Constraints. The project integrates computational neuroscience modeling with pharmacological intervention and neuroimaging data, in order to understand, predict, and ameliorate the impact of metabolic changes associated with brain aging
Minimum Requirements: Ph.D. degree in biomedical engineering, physics, neuroscience, psychology, or related field. Three years of full time directly related experience with clinical research and neuroimaging (fMRI, MRS, DTI, and/or PET). Must be able to independently run a Siemens MRI and/or PET scanner
Preferred Requirements: Experience with neuroimaging data quality assurance and optimization of acquisition parameters; experience with image processing/analyses of fMRI, MRS, DTI, and/or PET data. Experience working with elderly and/or patient populations. Experience working in a hospital setting

Published: February 15, 2018   16:34              

Workload: 100%
Duties: Develop and deliver instructional lectures for Physics courses up to 10 hours/week. Organize and teach all levels of Physics classes. Use appropriate teaching methods to facilitate student learning; Teach day, evening, and/or weekend teaching assignments, which may include distance learning (interactive television, online) and accelerated courses; Assess Student Learning Outcomes every semester
Minimum Requirements: Master’s in physics, astronomy, or astrophysics or Bachelor’s in physics or astronomy and Master’s in engineering, mathematics, meteorology, or geophysics
Preferred Requirements: Preference may be given to candidates with life or teaching which would demonstrate the clear ability to teach Physics to community college students

Published: February 15, 2018   16:20              

Workload: 100%
Duties: Provide quality and innovative instruction. Faculty shall teach a standard workload of 15 SCH per Fall and Spring semesters. Maintains the all aspects of the Physics Lab. This includes but is not limited to stocking, inventory, safety and cleanliness of the lab. Advises for the General Education and Developmental Studies Department. Maintains current knowledge, expertise, and safety in the subject areas of teaching responsibility. Serves on departmental and college committees, performs community services, and continues professional development. Commitment to the development, implementation, and evaluation of curriculum based on ACGM learning outcomes, and the Core Curriculum outcomes
Minimum Requirements: Masters degree required, with 18 graduate hours in Physics
Preferred Requirements: Teaching experience in a Community College. Experience serving on college-wide committees. Experience advising students

Published: February 15, 2018   15:52              

Duties: Develop expert-level knowledge of actuarial modelling, ALM; Work and gain a deeper understanding of European insurance regulations including Solvency II and IFRS17; Support consultants/senior managers to provide expert, timely, efficient and professional delivery of services to their clients; Work with clients in implementing creative and innovative solutions; Explore and implement enhancements to financial reporting and analytics capabilities based on both existing and new technologies; Maintain timely and effective communication with clients and internally
Minimum Requirements: Experience with actuarial modelling; Strong background in financial reporting systems (MCEV, EV, EEV, IFRS17, US GAAP) and familiarity with latest technology and Data Science/AI; Experience/knowledge of Reserving; Good programming/database familiarity (VBA, SQL, R); Good actuarial software knowledge, either in Prophet, Moses; Good progress with actuarial exams and desire to get qualified; Have strong technical, analytical and actuarial skills

Published: February 15, 2018   15:36              

Department: Mathematics
Workload: 100%
Duties: The Department of Mathematics at the University of Kentucky invites applicants for a Lecturer position. The Lecturer will teach primarily first year mathematics courses as well as some second and third year courses and perform administrative duties associated with the lower-division mathematics program. Lecturers have responsibility for developing the curriculum in our first year service courses. Lecturers will normally teach three courses per semester and carry out administrative duties
Minimum Requirements: Applicants should have completed the Ph.D. degree by the time the appointment begins

Published: February 15, 2018   15:33              

Department: Academic Affairs, Division of Mathematics and Natural Sciences
Workload: part-time
Duties: The successful candidate should be a trained physical geographer and/or geologist able to teach lower-level physical geography and geology courses and laboratories
Minimum Requirements: A Master’s degree in a relevant field is required
Preferred Requirements: Prior teaching experience in a similar course is strongly preferred

Published: February 15, 2018   15:22              

Department: Physics
Duration: 1 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: The successful candidate will be expected to teach introductory freshman and sophomore classes, laboratory courses, including general education courses such as astronomy and meteorology. The teaching responsibilities will total approximately 12 contact hours per semester
Minimum Requirements: Candidates for this position must have a master's degree in Physics or a closely related field
Preferred Requirements: College level teaching experience and ability to teach general education courses in astronomy and meteorology preferred

Published: February 15, 2018   15:12              

Department: Mathematics
Workload: 100%
Duties: The Department of Mathematics at Robert Morris University invites applications for an anticipated position at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor of Mathematics. The successful applicant will be able to teach a variety of courses in undergraduate mathematics and/or statistics, both for mathematics majors and non-majors. The teaching load for this position is 12 credit hours per semester, although faculty actively engaged in research are eligible for a reduced teaching load of 9 credit hours per semester
Minimum Requirements: Candidates should possess or be near completion of a doctorate in mathematics, statistics, or actuarial science

Published: February 15, 2018   13:52              

Department: Physics Department
Workload: 100%
Duties: Teaching Assistant for the Physics Department are recommended and requested by faculty for a particular Physics course, based upon successful completion of the course, command of the subject area and strong interpersonal skills. TA work closely with faculty and meet with their faculty member regularly to help ensure the success of the students in the class. TA help students in a variety of ways: attending class to offer in-class support, holding office hours, leading review sessions, reviewing assignments, etc. Physics TA’s may work an average of 4 hours per week
Minimum Requirements: TA’s for Physics must have successfully completed the course in which they are assisting. They must have been recommended and requested by a faculty member. The student’s overall GPA must be 3.0 or higher, unless and exception is made by the faculty member

Published: February 15, 2018   13:50              

Department: Bauingenieurwesen
Workload: 50%
Duties: Fachliche Mitarbeit und Betreuung von Studierenden bei praktischen Laborübungen und Abschlussarbeiten (Bachelor- bzw. Masterthesen) im Bereich der Baustoffkunde, vorwiegend Betontechnologie; Fachliche Mitarbeit und Laborbetreuung von forschungsorientierten Arbeiten im Bereich Recyclingbaustoffe und Ökologie; Ausarbeitung von E-Learning-Einheiten inklusive Übungen
Minimum Requirements: Erfolgreich abgeschlossenes Hochschulstudium im Bereich Bauingenieurwesen; Gute EDV-Kenntnisse (z. B. Excel, CAD); Gute Deutsch- und Englischkenntnisse in Wort und Schrift

Deadline: February 28, 2018 | Published: February 15, 2018   12:51              

Department: Research Unit Applied Statistics (ASTAT)
Duration: 3 resp. 2 y
Duties: The successful candidates are expected to conduct research for the research project "Sufficient Dimension Reduction Methodology in Econometric Modeling and Forecasting, " funded by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF). The research is expected to lead to publications and a PhD dissertation for the student
Minimum Requirements: Research Assistant/PhD Student: The successful candidate will have a completed master degree or equivalent (e.g., Dipl.-Ing., Dipl.-Inf.), preferably with distinction, in the following fields: Statistics, Mathematics, Applied Mathematics or Computer Science, or equivalent university studies at home or abroad. Post-doctoral Assistant: The successful candidate will hold a PhD and have an excellent research profile in Statistics, or a closely related field. Knowledge of English is necessary

Deadline: February 28, 2018 | Published: February 15, 2018   12:05              

Workload: 50-100%
Duties: Sie akquirieren erfolgreich Sammel- und Gemeinschaftseinrichtungen sowie Pensionskassen. Die Ausarbeitung von kundenspezifischen Rückdeckungskonzepten unter Einbezug und Analyse des Risikoprofils und der Bedürfnisse der Einrichtung gehören zu Ihren Aufgaben, genauso wie die Ausarbeitung und Präsentation der entsprechenden Angebote der PKRück
Minimum Requirements: Sie verfügen über vertiefte Kenntnisse in Versicherungsmathematik. Idealerweise haben Sie die Ausbildung zum Pensionsversicherungsexperten absolviert. Sie sind verhandlungssicher auf Ebene Geschäftsführung, Stiftungsrat und Experten. Ausgeprägtes Interesse an der Beratungstätigkeit und fachtechnischen Fragestellungen setzen wir voraus. Selbstständiges und verantwortungsvolles Arbeiten, hohe Sozialkompetenz und Kundenorientierung sind weitere wesentliche Eigenschaften für diese Funktion

Published: February 15, 2018   12:02              

Workload: 60-80%
Duties: Votre défi: à l'image des valeurs de PKRück, vous affirmez et renforcez notre position sur le marché suisse romand en offrant aux clients et clients potentiels des conseils compétents concernant les risques décès et invalidité et les solutions spécifiques de PKRück. Vous effectuez l'identification de clients cibles et de personnes clés de manière indépendante. Vous êtes en contact étroit avec les experts en prévoyance professionnelle, les gérants de caisses de pensions et les courtiers
Minimum Requirements: Votre profil: vous êtes au bénéfice d’une formation supérieure avec connaissances approfondies en mathématiques d'assurance. Un diplôme d'expert en prévoyance professionnelle serait un atout. Vous maîtrisez et possédez une solide expérience dans la distribution des produits de réassurance dans le marché du 2ème pilier. Vous travaillez de manière autonome et avez le sens des responsabilités. Vous êtes très orienté client, capable d'être à l'écoute et d'analyser les problèmes rapidement. Vos connaissances en allemand vous permettent de communiquer avec vos collègues

Published: February 15, 2018   12:02              

Department: Pricing Aktuariat
Duties: Schätzung des erwarteten Schadenaufwands mittels statistischer Modelle. Erarbeitung von Tarifvorschlägen und Präsentation in Entscheidungsgremien. Analyse der Profitabilität von Produkten und Portfolios. Neukonzeption und Weiterentwicklung der mathematischen Verfahren. Erarbeitung der Datengrundlagen aus verschiedenen Quellen
Minimum Requirements: Fachhochschul-/Hochschulabschluss in Mathematik, Statistik, Data Sciences oder ähnlichen Studienrichtungen. Programmierkenntnisse in R, SAS oder Python. Gute Kenntnisse in angewandter Statistik, Machine Learning. Fähigkeit, adressatengerecht komplexe Sachverhalte zu vermitteln. Berufserfahrung im Pricing von Vorteil

Published: February 15, 2018   12:01              

Duties: Mit dem Sofja Kovalevskaja-Preis haben Sie die Möglichkeit, an einer selbst gewählten Forschungseinrichtung in Deutschland für die Dauer von fünf Jahren eine Arbeitsgruppe aufzubauen und ein hochrangiges und innovatives Forschungsprojekt eigener Wahl durchzuführen
Minimum Requirements: Bewerben Sie sich, wenn Sie als bereits erfolgreiche Spitzennachwuchswissenschaftlerin oder als erfolgreicher Spitzennachwuchswissenschaftler aus dem Ausland Ihre Promotion vor nicht mehr als sechs Jahren mit herausragendem Ergebnis abgeschlossen haben und Sie Publikationen in anerkannten internationalen Zeitschriften oder Verlagen vorweisen können

Published: February 15, 2018   12:00              

Department: Institute of Mechatronic Systems IMS
Duties: develop digital manufacturing and Industry 4.0 solutions with our partners from academia and industry; develop software, applications and services in C#/C++, Java and others for various server-, client-, and cloud platforms; participate in technology transfer and writing research papers and proposals
Minimum Requirements: The challenging position with part-time possibility requires at least a bachelor’s degree in engineering or IT, but more importantly you have experience with development and deployment of IoT and cloud applications for manufacturing. fundamental understanding of and experience with connecting to PLC/DCS systems, electrical systems and machine controls; fundamental understanding of and experience with connecting to SCADA and process historians; fundamental knowledge of and experience with at least one Manufacturing Execution System (MES); basic knowledge of and experience with: ­ digital and IoT technology terminology, techniques and methodologies; ­ MES cloud integration and deployment; ­ automation and PLC programming; ­ enterprise software, network configuration; ­ OOP such as C#, C++, or Java and design patterns; ­ M2M/IoT protocols (especially OPC UA and PROFIBUS); ­ Microsoft Azure or similar development environments for cloud applications. ­ experience with infrastructu...

Published: February 15, 2018   01:49              

Department: Institute for Theoretical Physics
Duration: 3 y        Workload: 50%
Duties: The interests of the group are centered around theoretical modelling of soft and active matter rheology, and of non-equilibrium dynamics on networks. Specific topics include extensions of the soft glassy rheology model to active materials, and glassy dynamics on sparse random graphs
Minimum Requirements: Candidates should have an excellent university degree in physics, theoretical physics or a related area, with a demonstrated interest in statistical physics and a strong motivation for research; experience with numerical work will be useful. Fluency in written and spoken English is expected. German language skills are welcome but not essential as English is the default language for scientific interactions (seminars, group meetings etc)

Deadline: February 28, 2018 | Published: February 15, 2018   01:39              

Department: Institute for Theoretical Physics
Duration: 1+4 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: The interests of the group are centered around theoretical modelling of soft and active matter rheology, and of non-equilibrium dynamics on networks. Specific topics include extensions of the soft glassy rheology model to active materials, and glassy dynamics on sparse random graphs
Minimum Requirements: Candidates should have a PhD in physics, theoretical physics or a related area, with significant expertise in non-equilibrium statistical physics and a strong publications record; experience with numerical work and interest in interdisciplinary work will be useful. Fluency in written and spoken English is a requirement. German language skills are not essential as English is the default language for scientific interactions (seminars, group meetings etc)

Deadline: February 28, 2018 | Published: February 15, 2018   01:25              

Duration: 3 y +        Workload: 100%
Duties: We are seeking a Postdoctoral Research Scientist experienced in computational biology to study the pathways mediating intra-neuronal transport of toxic aggregates in various neurodegenerative diseases. Our contribution is to reconstruct, characterize, and model relevant biochemical pathways, to integrate and analyse high-throughput data in collaboration with other partners, to integrate and analyse human post-mortem data develop data resources and to compare mouse and human pathways
Minimum Requirements: The successful candidate will have a PhD in a scientific or technological field, and prior knowledge of computational systems biology. Experience either with the main approaches used to model biochemical pathways, and familiarity with the main tools in the field, or experience in bioinformatics analysis of omics and clinical data are essential. In addition, the candidate must be an experienced Linux user. The ideal candidate will have an advanced knowledge of biochemical pathways, if possible involved in intra-neuronal transports

Deadline: March 11, 2018 | Published: February 14, 2018   21:53              

Department: Hydrology
Workload: 100%
Duties: The Postdoc will work on the project Advancing QUAlity of CLimate services for European Water (AQUACLEW) a research project funded through JPI Climate, an initiative of European member states and associated countries to align national programmes by jointly coordinating their climate research and funding new transnational research activities. The primary work task will be on increasing the quality and usability of climate services, including resolution, accuracy and precision of hydrological projections. The study will mainly include numerical modelling studies of catchments in Denmark
Minimum Requirements: You must have documented scientific competences in using integrated hydrological modelling tools and calibration and validation methodologies. Likewise, you must have documented scientific competences with hydrological impacts of climate change projections and quantification of uncertainty on hydrological data and predictions. Proficiency in both written and spoken English is essential

Deadline: March 14, 2018 | Published: February 14, 2018   21:41              

Duration: Permanent        Workload: 100%
Duties: At the level of the Research Unit in Engineering Science (RUES) the tasks involve developing, supporting and maintaining common mechatronic research equipment and infrastructure. This includes mechatronic systems (machines, industrial and mobile robots, etc.), hardware and software systems for the sensing, control, actuation, data acquisition/data processing and networking in mechatronic solutions and the integration in existing systems. The tasks also comprise the participation in research projects and educational activities. In addition, participation in the maintenance of the laboratories, also providing the required level of safety herein, is required
Minimum Requirements: The candidate must possess at least a Bachelor’s degree in Mechatronics, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering, or similar. Good knowledge in electrical installations required. Experience is essential in the following areas: Design and realization of electronic boards, electrical cabinets (CAD). Design and implementing of real time computer systems (Linux, C, Python, Java, …). Electromechanical sensors and actuators. Measurements and data acquisition (Labview). Engineering Software Tools (MATLAB/Simulink, Inventor/Autodesk, …)

Deadline: March 3, 2018 | Published: February 14, 2018   18:29              

Department: Environmental Sciences
Workload: 100%
Duties: The future professor is expected to teach courses in Geology both at the undergraduate and graduate level, to organise field classes and excursions, and to contribute to the curricula of the BA and MA programs in Geography. Graduate classes may include courses in Climate Geology, Earth History, and/or Paleobiogeochemistry. Candidates are expected to investigate links between global biogeochemical fluxes and/or climate dynamics and perturbations at different timescales, preferably in the most recent geological past. The research program may, for example, focus on Pleistocene/Holocene climate change, the coupling between climate change, biogeochemical cycles, and/or the co-evolution of life, landscapes and climate
Minimum Requirements: We welcome applicants with a proven ability to combine geological and geochemical approaches to develop and exploit environmental proxies from terrestrial, marine, or lacustrine records. The successful candidate is expected to complement existing strengths in modern-system environmental geosciences at the University of Basel

Deadline: March 31, 2018 | Published: February 14, 2018   18:19              

Department: Chemical Engineering
Workload: 100%
Duties: We are looking for an outstanding researcher with extensive experience in modelling and optimisation techniques for planning and scheduling, to work on a project to assess the impact of uncertainty on optimal decision making in the process industry. To develop optimisation based approaches for decision making under uncertainty. Develop and apply model-reduction techniques for solving large-scale problems in a tractable way. Apply and test the above mentioned to process industry applications. Plan and prepare papers from own and related research to appropriate peer reviewed journals, international conferences and research seminars
Minimum Requirements: The successful candidate must have (or be in the process of submitting) a PhD in Chemical Engineering, or a closely related discipline. It will be required that the postholder will interact very closely with the researchers in the other participating universities and write up results in international journals and present at conferences. The post holder will be expected to assist in the management of the project at UCL. The candidate should be creative and knowledgeable with advanced understanding of process systems, planning and scheduling, supply chains, mathematical programming, and computational model-based techniques for optimisation

Deadline: February 27, 2018 | Published: February 14, 2018   17:54              

Department: Space and Climate Physics
Duration: 2 y +        Workload: 100%
Duties: To lead the development and test of the FPGA on the CCD front end read-out electronics. Front-end electronics are located within the instrument’s focal plane next to the CCDs and provide all the necessary functions to clock the CCD and read out images. Manage and support the FPGA group within the Electronics engineering group at MSSL, organise training were necessary. Communications with data processing units via Spacewire high speed digital link implemented within a field programmable gate array-based digital control system
Minimum Requirements: The postholder should have a first degree in electronic engineering or equivalent qualification and have expertise in the design of FPGAs, including the use of high-level languages and CAE design tools. They should also have proven expertise in the design, analysis & test of low noise analogue signal processing electronic circuitry including low noise PCB layout techniques as well as familiarity of electronic design and implementation for space instrumentation

Deadline: March 12, 2018 | Published: February 14, 2018   17:44              

Duration: 2 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: You will strengthen our research activities in computational studies of organic/polymer materials used in both electrode and electrolyte components of batteries. The focus will be on modelling of morphologies as well as electrochemical and charge transport properties in those materials using a wide range of computational tools using both classical and quantum methods (MD, DFT, QM/MM). The primary task will be to develop computational protocols and apply them to study properties of conducting redox-active polymers for Mg-ion batteries and polymeric electrolytes based on ionic liquids
Minimum Requirements: Candidates should have a PhD or equivalent degree in chemistry, physics or materials science. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in at least one of the following topics: Molecular dynamics and/or Monte Carlo simulations of polymers. DFT-level modelling of organic materials for energy storage and conversion. Multiscale simulations of molecular materials in complex disordered environments

Deadline: March 11, 2018 | Published: February 14, 2018   17:32              

Duration: 2 y        Workload: 100%
Duties: The main focus of this job will be to apply state-of-the-art metabolic engineering methodologies to the production of biochemicals and industrial proteins using thermotolerant gram positive production organisms, including, for example, B. subtilis and G. thermoglucosidasius. The successful candidate will be responsible for engineering the microorganisms for producing selected biochemicals and proteins, characterizing the engineered strains and further optimizing them. The work will also include the development and improvement of genetic tools for the organisms. The job will require close collaboration with the analytical and fermentation groups at the Center
Minimum Requirements: Ph.D. degree in microbiology, molecular biology, chemical engineering, biotechnology or equivalent. Solid and documented experience with cultivation and metabolic engineering of thermophilic gram-positive microorganisms. In-depth understanding of bacterial physiology and metabolism. All-around knowledge of the theoretical and practical aspects of metabolic engineering
Preferred Requirements: Knowledge of bioreactors, bioinformatics and omics data analysis will be advantageous

Deadline: February 27, 2018 | Published: February 14, 2018   17:30              

Department: Engineering Center
Workload: 100%
Duties: The College of Engineering and Computing (CEC) invites applications for tenure-track, open rank faculty position beginning Fall 2018. Outstanding candidates are sought with expertise with specialization in Computational Modeling and Visualization/Infrastructure and Disaster Risk/Vulnerability Reduction
Minimum Requirements: Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering or a related field, demonstrated a record of scholarly work commensurate with rank and commitment to teaching a diverse set of undergraduate and graduate students in the area Mechanical Engineering and/or Civil Engineering

Deadline: April 10, 2018 | Published: February 14, 2018   12:52              

Department: Department of Earth Science; Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Natural Sciences
Duration: tenure-track
Duties: The successful candidate is expected to carry out research in the field of geophysical subsurface imaging, preferably with an emphasis on seismic methods. The candidate is expected to teach parts of the applied geophysics curriculum at undergraduate (BSc) and graduate (MSc, PhD) levels. Use of the institute’s applied geophysics equipment and the development of new inversion methods that integrate different geophysical measurements in subsurface imaging are desirable. The integration of this expertise into climate research (e.g., permafrost monitoring, CCS, processes in glaciers during melting) is especially desirable
Minimum Requirements: Academic qualifications. Applicants are expected to have international research experience as well as a successful track record in acquiring external funding and carrying out externally funded projects

Deadline: March 15, 2018 | Published: February 14, 2018   12:09              

Department: School of Science, Engineering and Technology
Workload: 100%
Duties: The Pennsylvania State University at Harrisburg, School of Science, Engineering and Technology invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track Assistant Teaching Professor position in Mathematics effective Fall Semester 2018. Successful candidates are expected to teach a broad range of undergraduate math and statistics courses, primarily service courses, for a growing and dynamic program. In addition, all full-time faculty are expected to engage in scholarly activities, participate in University/College and professional service activities, and advise undergraduate students
Minimum Requirements: A Ph.D. in Mathematics, Statistics, or Math Education is required
Preferred Requirements: Preference will be given to individuals who have demonstrated commitment to excellence in college teaching and with expertise in statistics

Published: February 14, 2018   11:25              

Department: Physics
Workload: 100%
Duties: The project will be carried out within the experimental particle physics group, and will be focused on analysis of the high energy proton–proton collisions collected with the ATLAS experiment at CERN’s Large Hadron Collider. The Stockholm group has been active in the construction, commissioning and calibration of several ATLAS detector components: the Tile Calorimeter and the First Level Trigger system and continues to carry responsibilities in these areas. The group is also involved in several combined performance groups, e.g. the flavour tagging group and Jet/Etmiss groups, as well as in the data preparation area where we play a leading role in the luminosity determination using Inner Detector tracks
Minimum Requirements: Postdoctoral positions are appointed primarily for purposes of research. Applicants are expected to hold a Swedish doctoral degree or an equivalent degree from another country. A suitable background is a PhD in experimental or theoretical particle physics
Preferred Requirements: Previous experience within ATLAS, programming skills, expertise in experimental analysis techniques relevant to the project, as well as experience with luminosity determination or b-tagging is considered as an advantage but is not required

Deadline: March 9, 2018 | Published: February 14, 2018   10:21              

Duration: April 3 - May 31, 2018        Workload: 100%
Duties: Teaching as lecturer in theoretical particle physics on advanced level
Minimum Requirements: We search for a candidate that has a doctoral degree in theoretical physics with specialization in theoretical particle physics and who has large and well-documented experience of teaching in theoretical particle physics as a lecturer

Deadline: February 23, 2018 | Published: February 14, 2018   10:19              

Workload: 100%
Duties: The particle astrophysics group at the University of Alberta is seeking an outstanding candidate to join our activities on the IceCube Neutrino Observatory. The University of Alberta IceCube group has a leading role in analysis of IceCube data with a focus on both low-energy neutrino physics and high-energy astrophysical neutrino searches. The Research Associate will be responsible for a global analysis of high-energy astrophysical neutrino data spanning multiple data sets. The incumbent will play a significant role in the analysis design, detector simulation and software development necessary to bring this analysis to a conclusion
Minimum Requirements: A PhD in particle physics. Minimum 2 years of experience as a postdoctoral researcher on IceCube. Experience overseeing undergraduate and graduate students. Experience with neutrino cross-section calculations. Experience developing and running low-level and high-level particle detector simulations. Statistical data analysis methods. Low-level data analysis framework programming. Several years of experience with C++, Python and Boost

Published: February 14, 2018   10:17              

Workload: 100%
Duties: Assist in the analysis and reporting of risk management information to senior management, the Board of Directors, regulators, and other constituents. Assist in development and production of risk monitoring reports to support financial risk management oversight. Develop and maintain Monte Carlo simulation and stress testing models of the firm's asset and liability portfolios. Assist in the continued development and refinement of firm-wide risk analytics, aggregation and reporting capabilities. Assist in projects designed to support the continued enhancement of the risk management framework and its implementation across the company, with special emphasis on external risk reporting
Minimum Requirements: Master's degree in Finance, Mathematics, Economics or Risk Management, plus 1-3 years work experience or a Bachelor's degree plus 3-5 years work experience and/or relevant professional certification such as a Certified Financial Analyst (CFA) or FRM/PRM. Strong quantitative background, including working knowledge of quantitative methods and information technology applied to finance

Published: February 14, 2018   02:18              

Department: Center for Systems Biology Dresden (CSBD)
Duration: 1-3 y
Duties: The Center for Systems Biology Dresden (CSBD) calls for applications for ELBE postdoctoral fellowships in the fields of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology. The ELBE postdoctoral fellows program fosters cross-disciplinary projects and provides an ideal springboard to an independent research career
Minimum Requirements: We seek outstanding young researchers with a doctoral degree in computer science, (applied) mathematics, or bioinformatics and a strong commitment to work in a multi-disciplinary environment on Biological Sequence Analysis, Bioimage Informatics, Computer Simulation of biological systems, Comparative and Evolutionary Genomics, High-Performance Computing, or Network Biology. ELBE postdoctoral fellows are expected to collaborate with more than one research group to bridge between disciplines

Deadline: March 4, 2018 | Published: February 14, 2018   00:41              

Department: Hauptsitz St. Gallen
Duties: Sie sind motiviert, UNI-/FH-Absolvent (w/m) und möchten einen umfassenden Einblick in die Versicherungsbranche erhalten? Im Rahmen unseres Insurance Trainee Program (ITP) erhalten Sie die Gelegenheit, spannende Erfahrungen in verschiedenen Modulen zu sammeln: Beispielsweise im Versicherungsgeschäft, im Vertrieb und in einer Supportfunktion
Minimum Requirements: Sie: bringen einen Hochschulabschluss im Bereich BWL, VWL, Wirtschaftsmathematik, Wirtschaftsinformatik oder Informatik mit; haben Interesse an der Versicherungsbranche und sind offen für neue Herausforderungen; sind initiativ, ideenreich und lösungsorientiert; zeichnen sich durch ein hohes Engagement aus und sind teamfähig; sind flexibel hinsichtlich der Einsatzbereiche

Published: February 14, 2018   00:40              

Department: Zurich Group IT Services
Workload: 100%
Duties: Support project initialisation activities including architecture, proof of concept and project charter creation. Plan, deploy & support large scale global IT Security infrastructure projects. Analyse technical solutions end to end to determine the delivery approach, estimate timelines and costs for security solutions. Coordinate with and assist global peers to understand and carry out project implementation. Serve as technical lead for technologies throughout the life of projects. Execute first time right product installation & configuration. Provide IT security technology and process guidance for the business
Minimum Requirements: 4+ years’ experience working in a global IT environment in a systems integration or deployment & engineering role. IT Security skills – Intermediate/Advanced. Networking skills – Intermediate. Operating Systems (Win/*nix) – Intermediate/Advanced. Stakeholder management – Intermediate. Project Coordination – Beginner/Intermediate. Communication & presentation skills – Intermediate. Planning & Organisation skills - Intermediate
Preferred Requirements: Excellent problem-solving ability with effective debugging of complex systems. Ability to communicate complex concepts clearly with senior stakeholders. Strong documentation and reporting skills.Vendor/Platform experience preferred. Implementation of product installation, configuration, migration & troubleshooting of networking and security equipment (minimum 2) from: intrusion detection/prevention systems; firewalls (Cisco ASA, Palo Alto); network switches (Cisco ACI, Nexus); Symantec Endpoint Protection/AV; wireless networking equipment; log management (Splunk, RSA Security Analytics or similar); virtualisation (VMWare, HyTrust); Identity management; data loss prevention

Published: February 14, 2018   00:37              

Duties: Bewerben Sie sich, wenn Sie: ein Forscher oder eine Forscherin mit überdurchschnittlicher Qualifikation in einem Entwicklungs- oder Schwellenland sind, ein langfristiges Forschungsvorhaben Ihrer Wahl (6 bis 24 Monate) an einer Forschungseinrichtung in Deutschland in Zusammenarbeit mit einem selbst gewählten wissenschaftlichen Gastgeber durchführen wollen, mit Ihrem Forschungsvorhaben einen wichtigen Beitrag zur Entwicklung Ihres Herkunftslandes oder Ihrer Herkunftsregion leisten wollen und zum Austausch von Wissen und Methoden zwischen Deutschland und Ihrem Herkunftsland beitragen können
Minimum Requirements: Promotion oder vergleichbarer akademischer Grad (Ph.D., C.Sc. oder Äquivalent), wobei der Abschluss bei Eingang der Bewerbung nicht länger als vier Jahre zurückliegt. Sollte die Promotion unmittelbar vor dem Abschluss stehen, ist eine Bewerbung bereits mit Vorlage des Dissertationsmanuskripts oder von Publikationen, die die Ergebnisse der Dissertation enthalten, möglich; jedoch frühestens 6 Monate vor dem Abschlusstermin der Dissertation; Wissenschaftliche Veröffentlichungen in nach internationalem Standard referierten Zeitschriften und Verlagen; Wahl eines Forschungsvorhabens mit hoher Relevanz für die weitere Entwicklung des Herkunftslandes bzw. der Herkunftsregion; Forschungsplatz- und Betreuungszusage sowie ausführliche gutachterliche Stellungnahme einer wissenschaftlichen Gastgeberin bzw. eines wissenschaftlichen Gastgebers an einer Forschungseinrichtung in Deutschland; Referenzgutachten der Betreuerin bzw. des Betreuers der Doktorarbeit und eines weiteren Wissenschaftlers...

Published: February 14, 2018   00:36              

Workload: 100%
Duties: This job will explore the responses of forage fish populations in eastern boundary upwelling ecosystems to the physical and biogeochemical variability associated with future climate change. The project goal is estimation of fisheries productivity given changes in physical climate processes, nutrient stoichiometry, acidification, and plankton production and composition. Developing models linking hydrographic, biogeochemical, and lower-trophic-level projections with forage-fish populations; considering the consequences of changing forage fish availability to higher-trophic-level populations; and collaborating with researchers exploring economic and management implications of changes in fisheries productivity, distribution, and demand
Minimum Requirements: Ph.D. in Marine Science or Oceanography. Detailed knowledge of climate influence on marine ecosystems in upwelling areas. Knowledge of the dynamics of small pelagic, planktivorous fish populations. Proficiency in quantitative modeling and fluency in one or more computer programming languages. Knowledge of standard research-related statistical, graphing, and presentation software
Preferred Requirements: Knowledge of oceanic and atmospheric circulation and natural resource management is a plus. Interests in global ocean governance and policy, aquaculture, economics, biodiversity, and social issues is also preferred. Demonstrated written and oral communication skills and ability to work in an interdisciplinary team with oceanographers, biologists, economists, and social scientists is desired; as is an understanding of marine ecosystem dynamics, quantitative modeling, and one or more computer languages

Published: February 13, 2018   18:47              

Workload: 100%
Duties: Provide laboratory and project management and subject matter expertise (SME) support for Biological Defense projects. Perform Biological research – Extramurally funded research, IRAD, or other funded medical countermeasure research in support of departmental goals. Preparation of funding proposals, documents, reports, etc
Minimum Requirements: PhD in Biology, Chemistry or a related field of study. The candidate’s degree and work experience should be in the field of infectious disease, disease prevention, virology, immunology, vaccinology or related discipline. A demonstrated background and working knowledge of biological agents (bacteria, virus), vaccine clinical trial and FDA clearance processes
Preferred Requirements: Experience and training in managing small teams and projects. Experience in vaccine clinical trial and countermeasure design. Experience working in biosafety level 2 and 3 environments. A record of contributing to successful funding proposals. Knowledge and experience in the biodefense community

Published: February 13, 2018   17:47              

Workload: part-time
Duties: Adjunct Physics Instructor teaching day and evening physics courses. (Conceptual Physics, Physics-Mechanics, and General Physics)
Minimum Requirements: Master's degree in physics or a master's degree with 18 graduate hours in physics
Preferred Requirements: Teaching experience in a community college, or at the college level preferred

Published: February 13, 2018   17:23              

Workload: 100%
Duties: Responsibilities include teaching, coordinating, and revising courses in calculus-based Physics, algebra-based Physics, and other physical science courses, as needed (including interdisciplinary science courses for education). The candidate will be expected to have a commitment to excellence in teaching, a commitment to professional development, and to serving students in a collegiate setting. The candidate will be expected to work cooperatively with others and be willing to teach both day and evening courses at the Brunswick campus or Camden Center location as needed
Minimum Requirements: M.S. in Physics. Minimum one year of experience teaching undergraduate courses in Physics
Preferred Requirements: ABD or Ph.D. in Physics or related field. Recent experience teaching undergraduate physics courses

Published: February 13, 2018   17:14              

Workload: 100%
Duties: As PhD student, you will be part of the Section for Imaging and Structural Analysis where we develop and apply techniques for multiscale imaging and structural analysis by means of electrons, X-rays, and neutrons. Your PhD project will be on developing a new methodology for 3D reconstruction of coherent X-ray diffraction data to reveal volumetric phase contrast in samples for materials science applications. You will work on algorithms and computational methods for processing the high volume of data acquired at large-scale synchrotron facilities, into 3D images of the electron density distribution in the studied materials. You will also participate in the experimentation and data collection at large scale X-ray facilities
Minimum Requirements: Candidates should have a master's degree in physics or engineering or a similar degree with an academic level equivalent to the master's degree in engineering. Candidates shall moreover comply with the MSCA definition of an Early-Stage Researcher, i.e. be in the first four years of the research career, and have not yet been awarded a doctoral degree
Preferred Requirements: Experience with parallelization and GPU optimization is an advantage

Deadline: March 15, 2018 | Published: February 13, 2018   17:11              

Workload: part-time
Duties: To perform the day-to-day operations of the instructional programs in physics. Teaches algebra-based or calculus-based physics courses as scheduled. Provides instruction for courses at a variety of times and locations. Demonstrates a commitment to student engagement, student success, and instructional excellence. Maintains access to students through posted office hours and electronic communication. Prepares and utilizes a course syllabus and assessments for each course using guidelines established by the institution. Maintains current knowledge of effective teaching methodologies and utilizes a variety of instructional delivery methods, classroom media, and educational resources. Advises students in academic matters
Minimum Requirements: University-level general and engineering physics lecture topics and laboratory activities. Masters degree in related area with 18 graduate credit-hours in physics
Preferred Requirements: Ph.D. in physics. Experience using D2L learning management system

Published: February 13, 2018   17:11              

Department: The Bartlett School of Environment, Energy and Resources
Workload: 100%
Duties: To work with the PI to develop, design and deliver a body of high quality research into the soundscape indices. To work with the ERC team and help to supervise project students. To work with stakeholders and developing new relationships across policy, academia, industry. To prepare and present findings of research activity to colleagues for review purposes. To submit papers to appropriate journals and attend and present findings at appropriate conferences. To prepare progress reports and ethics reports on research for funding body as required. As duties and responsibilities change, the job description will be reviewed and amended in consultation with the postholder
Minimum Requirements: The ideal candidate will have a PhD in a relative subject area (engineering, social science, science) or be near to completion, or have commensurate research experience. They will have gained an independent research reputation relevant to soundscape research and have a strong publication record. Extensive knowledge of relevant research techniques and methodologies, especially in soundscape is an essential requirement

Deadline: March 11, 2018 | Published: February 13, 2018   17:09              

Workload: 100%
Duties: The Reinsurance Actuarial team within Liberty Specialty Markets – US Reinsurance is currently seeking a Business Analyst that must be located in the Boston, MA area. In this role you will perform business research that's designed to improve business processes and support decisions that contribute to the growth of profitable business. You will be an expert on various data sources used to explain trends and results, enhance and refine complex databases, and support ad hoc analyses. This position requires strong proficiency with spreadsheets and data manipulation
Minimum Requirements: Bachelor's degree in a quantitative field such as Economics, Mathematics, Statistics or Engineering required. 1-3 years of equivalent experience and demonstrated success in driving analytical projects. Must be organized and have ability to manage multiple competing priorities. Strong proficiency with relational database design and analytical capabilities required
Preferred Requirements: Experience with reinsurance, specialty insurance products, or large account pricing strongly preferred

Published: February 13, 2018   16:49              

Department: Physical & Computational Sciences
Workload: 100%
Duties: The Chemical Physics and Analysis Group, which includes interdisciplinary researchers in theoretical and experimental science, has a postdoctoral position open in theoretical and computational chemistry with an emphasis on understanding crystallization in aqueous solution, classical and quantum electric field and voltage fluctuations, response to external fields, and excited state formation during the early stages of nucleation of alkali halide and metal halide crystals. The group carries out fundamental research over a broad range of chemical physics
Minimum Requirements: PhD in Theoretical Chemistry/Physics or compatible disciplines. Candidates must have received a PhD within the past five years (60 months) or within the next 8 months from an accredited college or university
Preferred Requirements: Strong background in statistical mechanics, condensed phase molecular simulation methods, including ab initio molecular dynamics as well as high-level electronic structure methods. Experience in excited state electronic structure in aqueous as well as solid phases. Experience with high performance parallel computing platforms

Published: February 13, 2018   16:48              

Workload: 100%
Duties: This individual will be responsible for risk oversight on US statutory, capital, tax and IFRS financial reporting at a consolidated level. In addition this role with be the point of contact at risk for key capital initiative or other special projects. Responsible for the day-to-day interactions to ensure that appropriate risk considerations are in place and practiced across the company. Responsible for the identification, assessment, oversight, reporting, and disclosure of key risks and to ensure that business procedures and/or financial risks are in compliance with applicable regulatory and corporate standards and policies. Develop and maintain relationships with appropriate business management and process owners
Minimum Requirements: BA degree in related field (accounting, finance, IT, risk management, actuarial, mathematics, computer science, etc.) appropriate for the risk area/department above or equivalent experience. Ten years of experience. Advanced understanding of Transamerica's’ business, objectives and risks and can compare and contrast them with peer companies. Communication skills to effectively persuade others and leads in facilitation of conversation in situations of conflict
Preferred Requirements: FSA, CPA or equivalent In-depth understanding of IFRS, capital and tax reporting issues

Published: February 13, 2018   16:48              

Workload: 100%
Duties: This position will teach math courses to meet the needs of a growing population of students. In accordance with the College’s commitment to ensuring student success, the position teaches students at a variety of skill levels, integrating technology in the delivery of instruction and infusing new approaches in the teaching and learning process in the skillful and innovative remediation of math difficulties
Minimum Requirements: Master’s Degree in Mathematics or Mathematics Education. Minimum of 3 year’s teaching experience, including one year teaching courses in a higher education institution

Published: February 13, 2018   16:47              

Workload: part-time
Duties: Teach all assigned classes. Distribute a course syllabus to each student in every class. Inform students of all course requirements, course evaluation procedures, attendance requirements, make-up examination policy, and related course procedures. Meet the class at the assigned time in the assigned room. Conduct regular evaluation of student’s progress. Maintain accurate performance and attendance records and submit required reports on or before the deadlines. Assist students with study problems and with evaluating their potential for successful achievement in the course or discipline. Communicate with the department chair regularly
Minimum Requirements: Master's degree with 18 graduate-level semester credit hours in the subject area

Published: February 13, 2018   16:39              

Workload: 100%
Duties: The candidate would potentially be involved on (but not limited to) the following types of projects: Financial reporting projects which support clients both domestically and internationally (e.g., valuation support, methodology reviews). Financial modeling using actuarial software and other programs to support clients with forecasting/business planning, profit analysis, etc. Merger and acquisition projects supporting mainly potential buyers. Work may involve building appraisal models, due diligence and analyzing the impact of different risk management programs. Regulatory reviews. Work may involve review of required capital and reserving methods, assumptions and calculations
Minimum Requirements: Minimum of two actuarial exams passed with 1-2 years of relevant actuarial experience. Strong academic record with a minimum of bachelor degree. Commitment to obtaining FSA designation

Published: February 13, 2018   15:29              

Workload: 100%
Duties: Develop, maintain, and enhance actuarial projection models for Individual Life Forecasting of Variable, Interest Sensitive, and/or Traditional products, e.g. Update assumptions and Inforce populations. Implement modeling enhancements and new products. Generate custom/ad hoc reports; maintain and support reporting tools. Analyze and validate stat, GAAP, and taxable income and balance projections. Maintain and enhance project controls and documentation. Support data, analysis, scenario, and attribution requests from Individual Life, Treasurers, Enterprise Risk Management, and Corporate Actuarial. Assess and improve consistency between forecast, capital management, and regulatory models
Minimum Requirements: FSA, or near FSA strongly preferred with 5+ years of actuarial experience. Strong computer skills (Excel, SQL, VBA). High level of self-motivation and ownership of results
Preferred Requirements: Experience with GAAP concepts (FAS 97) being a strong plus. Prior experience with GGY-Axis, ALFA or other actuarial and financial modeling software is a plus. Individual life product knowledge and familiarity with actuarial modeling concepts are desirable

Published: February 13, 2018   15:24              

Department: Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
Workload: 100%
Duties: A Research Assistant is open in the Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics to assist in metabolic studies for diabetes research. Assist in animal surgeries and experiments. As skills develop this person should be able to do the surgeries themselves on occasion. Various tasks during experiments will be only minimally supervised once training is completed. Various general lab tasks such as making various solutions, maintaining equipment & troubleshooting problems, keeping records, help prepare lab for experiments, etc. Administering treatment and/or special diets (without direct supervision once training is completed and skill development is sufficient), especially when needed over weekends
Minimum Requirements: Degree in Biology or related field. One to two years of general experience working with animals. Comfort with animal use in research. General computer proficiency would also be preferred; ability to learn new technology. Comfort with standing several hours during experiments
Preferred Requirements: Veterinary work experience would be a plus

Published: February 13, 2018   15:17              

Workload: 100%
Duties: In this PhD project, we will study the economic impacts of transport and land-use policies using microeconomic theory and microeconometrics. The project will in particular focus on the relationships between the transport sector and the economy in general and especially the markets for labor and housing
Minimum Requirements: We are seeking candidates with a Master Degree in economics preferable within applied microeconomic theory or microeconometrics. In addition to the above, the following further qualifications will be considered in the assessment: Strong background and interest in application to transport and urban economics. Ability to work in an interdisciplinary and international environment as well as in a Danish context
Preferred Requirements: Proficiency in Danish language is an advantage. Experience with micro and register based data is an advantage

Deadline: February 20, 2018 | Published: February 13, 2018   14:47              

Department: Bartlett School of Architecture
Workload: 100%
Duties: In this role, the Analogue Workshop Manager will be responsible for the daily management of B-made’s Analogue Workshop while collaborating and supporting the goals of B-made’s overall facilities. Working closely with the management team at both the UCL Bloomsbury and Here East sites, the Analogue Workshop Manager’s technical expertise will underpin their daily advisory and teaching duties supporting students, researchers and staff, in the advancement of their projects. In addition, the post holder will be accountable for leading a team of Analogue Teaching Fellows and Technicians, ensuring that their development and training is integrated and enforced alongside their daily workloads
Minimum Requirements: We are seeking candidates who have a first degree and higher degree or equivalent background in a manufacturing and/or engineering related discipline. A developed and proven understanding of how design, development and manufacturing operate in industry, is essential. The successful candidate will have significant and relevant experience in the field, particularly in leading Health and Safety responsibilities and managing and developing advanced workshops or fabrication facilities, ideally with high-end design thresholds. They will have experience in high quality fabrication and skilled craft, together with experience in the management of large budgets and expenditure compliance

Deadline: March 8, 2018 | Published: February 13, 2018   14:12              

Workload: 100%
Duties: This position will support the Missouri/Kansas/Iowa/Nebraska actuarial team by applying quantitative skills and analytical methods. The team works cross-functionally with responsibilities including pricing, experience studies, rate filings, rating tools, network support, underwriting support, planning and forecasting, reporting and other ad hoc analysis. This position is for an entry-level actuarial analyst who will work closely with the MO/KS/IO/NE actuarial team in a number of functions
Minimum Requirements: Bachelor's degree. Desire to pursue accreditation with SOA. Must have passed at least 1 actuarial exam. Strong communication skills required
Preferred Requirements: Proficiency in Excel desired. SQL skills desired, but not required

Published: February 13, 2018   13:02              

Department: School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Workload: 100%
Duties: The School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE) boasts comprehensive state-of-the-art facilities and a faculty comprising more than 130 professors, making it one of the largest mechanical engineering schools in the world. Faculty members are drawn from renowned universities worldwide, providing a wealth of collective expertise in traditional mechanical and aerospace engineering, and in specialities including manufacturing, mechatronics, innovative design, nanotechnology, and biomedical and computational applications. Job responsibilities: conduct theoretical analysis and numerical simulation in heat & mass transfer phenomena
Minimum Requirements: PhD degree in Physics/Materials/Mechanics related disciplines. Strong experience in analytically modeling and solving the fluid dynamics of reaction-diffusion systems. Expertise in numerical simulation methods, including Mathematica/Maple/Matlab/Python. Good skills in interpreting abstract mathematical models and quantitatively relate them with real experiments. Experience in complexity theory and statistical physics about hydrodynamics and phase transition. Deep understanding in liquid-substrate interaction from microscales to macroscales

Published: February 13, 2018   12:58              

Department: Engineering and Information Sciences
Workload: 100%
Duties: This position will play a key role in strengthening the research and teaching of the School of Mechanical, Materials, Mechatronic and Biomedical Engineering in the field of fluid mechanics. It is expected that this position will teach at all levels of the curriculum including the team-taught introductory engineering subjects and specialised subjects on bulk materials handling, conveying of bulk solids, engineering mechanics, fluid mechanics, machine design, emerging manufacturing technologies and similar, depending on the expertise of the successful candidate

Deadline: March 6, 2018 | Published: February 13, 2018   12:57              

Duration: 3 y        Workload: 65%
Duties: This project is part of an international research group consortium which investigates biophysical, immunological and cell biological aspects of calcium homeostasis and dysfunction of ion channels in the context of human cytotoxic lymphocyte or natural killer cell activity. By combining state-of the art microscopy technology and electrophysiological technologies with flow cytometry, biochemistry, molecular biology and immunological techniques, the successful candidate will focus on the role of calcium, calcium channels and metabolic factors for the cytotoxic efficiency of human cytotoxic lymphocyte or natural killer cells against cancer cells
Minimum Requirements: MSc or an equivalent qualification in biology, biophysics, physics, physiology, immunology, pharmacy or a closely related discipline
Preferred Requirements: Experience with single cell imaging, microscopy, electrophysiology or proteomics are beneficial. Good English skills are required, excellent spoken and written English/German is an advantage

Deadline: March 15, 2018 | Published: February 13, 2018   12:56              

Workload: 100%
Duties: We currently have a need for a research officer/analyst as part of our European Competition practice. Our experts provide economic advice to clients in matters before the European Commission, national competition authorities, European courts, and the courts of Member States across the EU, as well as in national and international arbitrations. NERA has advised on many of the highest profile and most complex cases across Europe. The practice draws, as needed, on the talents of more than 100 competition experts employed by NERA across Europe, North America, and Asia Pacific
Minimum Requirements: Candidates should hold a Masters (or PhD) in Economics, Econometrics or a related discipline with an exceptional academic record. Candidates should enjoy solving analytical and empirical problems under tight deadlines. Coursework and/or experience in econometrics and proficiency in using statistical and/or mathematical software (for example Stata or Mathematica) are required
Preferred Requirements: Additional fluency in other European languages, particularly Spanish or French, would be preferred

Published: February 13, 2018   12:40              

Workload: 100%
Duties: We are seeking an experienced economist specialising in econometrics, to enhance our econometrics and programming team, as part of our European Competition practice based in London. Responsibilities may include managing small teams of economists, designing and building quantitative models and applying econometric analysis to economic and financial data; reviewing, summarising, and analysing industry trends and competitor and academic research; creating presentation materials; drafting memos and expert reports; managing large data sets and writing programmes to implement complex analyses; and participating in client meetings and conference calls
Minimum Requirements: The ideal candidate would have at least five year’s prior experience in economic research and/or competition consulting, ideally including the management of projects and smaller teams. A PhD in economics or in a related field with strong analytical skills and an exceptional academic record is required. Experience in regression analysis/econometrics and in drafting reports is required. A high level of technical ability using statistical software packages (for example Stata or R) is required

Published: February 13, 2018   12:39              

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