Position as Scientist in mixture risk assessment at Ecotox Centre

The Swiss Centre for Applied Ecotoxicology (Ecotox Centre), located at Eawag in Dübendorf and EPF Lausanne is hiring a scientist in the field of mixture risk assessment. Position starts in early spring 2023.

The position is intended to strengthen the risk assessment group at the Ecotox Centre in fulfilling its role as an intermediate between science, authorities, industry, media and society. There is a strong focus on applied research and finding solutions for practical needs from cantonal and federal authorities. The successful candidate will be required to actively participate in projects, present research results at scientific conferences, write reports and scientific papers, organize and lecture in advanced education courses, provide expert consulting and maintain strong links with Swiss stakeholders.

The successful candidate
 should have a doctoral degree in environmental sciences with emphasis on environmental risk assessment and mixture toxicity theory. Several years of professional experience in a regulatory work environment (e.g. authorities, consulting, industry), (inter-)national working groups and collaborations with stakeholders is beneficial. Fluency in spoken and written English and German is required; French language skills are an additional asset.

Application deadline: 15th February, 2023

More information regarding the job position and online application process can be accessed in the link given below:-