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PhD researcher on impact of electroactive biofilms on corrosion processes

Prof. Korneel Rabaey & Dr. Antonin Prevoteau are hiring a predoctoral researcher to work on developing a fundatmental understandig of how (electroactive) biofilms can influence corrossion processes.

PhD researcher on thermophilic anaerobic oxidation of ammonia

Prof. Ramon Ganigué is hiring a predoctoral researcher to work on thermophilic anaerobic ammonia oxidation. This project is focused on unravelling the themophilic nitrogen metabolism with a potential applied focus based on the findings.

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15 international PhD positions for the C-PlaNeT project

C-PlaNeT is a Marie Sklodowska Curie European Joint Doctorate. It provides funding for 15 PhD students. The project wants to contribute to a circular economy for plastics by bringing together 15 researchers from various fields (chemistry, engineering, economics, environmental sciences, political sciences).

Every student will work at 2 institutions in 2 different countries and will do an internship outside the university. Every student needs to have a different nationality than the country of his/her home institution. 4 PhD students are hosted at Ghent University. Other partners are TU Eindhoven (Netherlands), TU Berlin (Germany), FA University Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany), MU Leoben (Austria), KU Leuven (Belgium), AU Thessaloniki (Greece) and DTU (Denmark).

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