In order to ensure the food supply and in particular protein supplies of the world’s population in the face of limited natural resources and increasingly occurring weather extremes affecting harvests, it is essential to develop alternative protein sources and make the best possible use of their potential. The research project (with industrial and academic partners) will develop and improve sustainable production processes for insect-based foods. Tasks include:
- planning, execution and evaluation of test series on growth processes in controlled environments as well as their modeling and analysis under different production conditions
- set-up or adaptation of suitable experimental setups
- in cooperation with other scientists: Optimizations of the process by means of optimal control methods
- publications in international journals and presentations at international conferences carrying out internal professorship tasks as well as the supervision of students in the project
If you have any questions regarding the advertised position, please contact Prof. Stefan Streif (see email address below). Informative applications should be sent electronically (preferably only one PDF file) under the keyword "241031_OF" with the usual documents until April 24th 2023 to the following address:
Technische Universität Chemnitz, Professur Regelungstechnik und Systemdynamik, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Stefan, Streif, 09107 Chemnitz, firstname.lastname@example.org
Notes: The position will be occupied conditional upon the provision and approval of third-party funding by the third-party funding provider. The temporary employment is in accordance with the regulations of the Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz (WissZeitVG) and the Sächsisches Hochschulfreiheitsgesetz (SächsHSFG) as amended. Selection is based on suitability, qualification and professional performance. Chemnitz University of Technology endeavors to particularly promote women and therefore expressly asks qualified women to apply. In the case of equal suitability, severely disabled persons or persons of equal status will be given priority in accordance with SGB IX. In principle, the job is also suitable for part-time employment. Applications will be reviewed to determine whether part-time employment is possible.
You will use your research results for scientific publications and your own qualification. This is a position for further scientific qualification.
You must meet the requirements for employment according to § 71 SächsHSFG.
Please refrain from sending original documents, as your written documents will not be returned, but destroyed in compliance with data protection regulations. If you would like them to be returned, please enclose a stamped, self-addressed envelope with your application.
Please note that, for security reasons, no electronic applications or attachments to applications made available for download via hyperlinks to third parties can be considered in the recruitment process. The relevant information on the collection and processing of personal data can be found at https://www.tu-chemnitz.de/verwaltung/personal/public/Datenschutz/dse_dp.html