NANYANG TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY

Research Fellow, Environmental Engineering/Chemical Engineering/Inorganic Chemistry

Location
Singapore
Posted
31 Jul 2020
End of advertisement period
30 Aug 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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