NANYANG TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY

Research Fellow, Environmental Engineering/Chemical Engineering/Inorganic Chemistry

Location
Singapore
Posted
Friday, 31 July 2020
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 30 August 2020
Ref
R00001896
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

NTU Main Campus, Singapore

Nanyang Environment & Water Research Institute - Residues and Resource Reclamation Centre (NEWRI - R3C) is looking for a Research Fellow to support the research for the project titled: Development of a sustainable treatment process for sludge.

Job Responsibilities

  • Provide expertise on environmental and structural performances of waste residues (leaching behaviour, geotechnical properties etc.)
  • Design the sampling protocols and analytical methods applicable for different types of waste residues
  • Conduct techno-economic analysis, cost-benefit study and LCA of the incineration and high-temperature slagging gasification of sludge
  • Design, conduct and troubleshoot experiments in the laboratory and the co-treatment (on-site) of municipal solid waste (MSW) and sludge at Waste-to-Energy Research Facility (WTERF)

Job Requirements

  • PhD degree in environmental engineering, chemical engineering, inorganic chemistry or related disciplines
  • Experience in thermochemical conversion processes, heavy metals leaching, environmental impact and life cycle assessment, fate and transport analysis, geotechnical testing, ash/slag treatment and upcycling

We regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Hiring Institution: NTU

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