Ph.D. Fellow in Life Cycle Assessment of Animal Manure treatment technologies

Ph.D. Fellow in Life Cycle Assessment of Animal Manure treatment technologies

Faculty of Life Sciences

Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen

Ph.D. Fellow in Life Cycle Assessment of Animal Manure treatment technologies

Faculty of Life Sciences

Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen

Department of Agriculture and Ecology Wishes two tillsätter Ph.D. Fellow in Life Cycle Assessment of Animal Manure treatment technologies from a June 2011  eller snart derefter.

Project description

With Reference To The project manager, the work of the Ph.D. Fellow vil består Mainly OF DUTIES forbindelse med forskning och utveckling vedrørende lifecycle assessment innenfor Research Group ofSoil Fertility and Plant Nutrition.

The PhD Project bliver en del af a larger Interdisciplinary Project støttet av Strategic Research Council,Clean and Environmentally Friendly Technologies for animal waste Fertilizer and energy production (CLEAN WASTE) . Projektet har flere national and international partner från olika research institutes and industries, and hence excellent Possibilities for external collaboration.

The PhD Project vil include workshops on:

  • Data collection from project partners about emission från olika animal Manure treatment technologies
  • Development of a new impact assessment category considering odor som Environmental Impact
  • Conducting comparative Life Cycle Assessment of differential Manure treatment technologies

The appointee skulle have Qualifications indenfor følgende områden: 

  • A background in Environmental Science or Agronomy
  • Experience med lifecycle assessment
  • Knowledge about animal Manure, herunder teknologi og metoder for minimising miljømæssigt emission.
  • Previous erfaring med forskning, analytiske work and data analysis vil være en advatage.

Principal supervisor

Associate Professor

Sander Bruun

[email protected]

Direct phone: (+45) 3533 3481

Department of Agriculture and Ecology

Job description

Your key tasks as a PhD fellowship to LIFE are:

  • Manage and carry through your forskningsprojekt
  • Take PhD courses
  • Write scientific articles and your PhD thesis
  • Participate in International Congress
  • Stay to a research institution udlandet for få måneder
  • Teach and disseminate your research

Key Criteria for the assessment of kandidater

  • A master’s degree related to the subject area of the project
  • The grade point average achieved
  • Professional Qualifications relevant till Ph.D. program
  • Previous publications
  • Relevant Work Experience
  • Other professional aktiviteter
  • Language skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Marks obtained under det första året of study on the master program (only relevant for Applicants Applying for a 4-year scholarship)

Formal krav
The position finns for a 3-year Period for Applicants holding a relevant Master’s degree or for a 4-year Period for Applicants som går allerede er enrolled or accepted være enrolled to one of the Faculty’s master’s programmer. 
“At the hour of commencement, lawyers for the 4-year Period ca must have one year of study Remaining før graduating fra deres MSc program.

The successful, lawyers of the PhD scholarship must pass an indskrivning på LIFE Graduate School Faculty før kan finish the letter of Employment.

Graduate School of Faculty of Life Sciences, two give våra studenter the best international career prospects inom våra main research areas.

Terms of Employment

The position filled kommer enligt avtalet mellom Danish Ministry of Finance and the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations. The post is covered by the Protocol on Job Structure.

Application Procedures

All Applicants must use the formal PhD application form , the Specified Annexe, excl. annex 3, er kan included på application.

Applicants hvis principal language of instruction på deres BSc / MSc var ikke Scandinavian or English must enclose IELTS or TOEFL test scores.


The application ska submitted in one signed printed copy and one complete PDF file on a CD-ROM or USB memory stick (ie forms F1 and all enclosures samlet in a single PDF file).

Det er ikke muligt submit the application via email.

The lawyers bliver Assessed enligt den Ministry of Science Technology and Innovation Executive Order no 284 of 25 April 2008.

By the End of July 2011 , all Applicants får modtog information vedrørende den evaluation af den application. Receipt of the application vil ikke acknowledged.

The application, market 625/05430-323 ska sent to:


Faculty of Life Sciences

Department of Agriculture and Ecology

Thorvaldsensvej 40, stairway 2, 3 rd Floor

DK-1871 Frederiksberg C


The application skal modtog Illustration  1 March 2011 12:00 pm (noon) . Applications modtog Illustration this vil ikke Considered.


For specific “information om PhD scholarship, please contact the principal supervisor.


General information about PhD programmer findes på .

About LIFE

Based in a country som har World’s Most Environmentally Friendly Agricultural produktion og Located in Medicon Valley, bland Global Pharmaceutical, biotech and food companies, the Faculty of Life Sciences to the University of Copenhagen ice Situated in the heart of one of the world ‘s strongest life science environments.

The Faculty of Life Sciences is one of Europe’s Leading university environments på områder of food, health, plants, biotechnology, natural resources, the environment and related academic områder.

Our research and degree programmer er centered on knowledge og værktøjer som kan help secure a brighter future for human, animals and plants.

Read more about The Faculty of Life Sciences to .

Number of vacancies:

Workplace location:
Frederiksberg, Hovedstaden, Zealand and Bornholm

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