PhD student in Biochemical Engineering: Natural Product Biotechnology

The Bioprocess Engineering Lab @ TU Dortmund university is concerned with developing new biotechnological processes for the synthesis or production of higher value chemical products with enzymes or whole cells.

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Activities and responsibilities

There is an opportunity for a Ph.D. student to join the Lab for Bioprocess Engineering @ TU Dortmund. The prospective student should be willing to work in a collaborative environment on a topic related to natural product biotechnology, e.g. engineering silent cluster activation.

The following skills are advantageous :
- microbial fermentation
- isolation of secondary metabolites from complex mixtures
- chemical analytics for secondary metabolites (HPLC-MS/MS)

Qualification profile

Candidates should have a background in (bio)-chemical engineering, biotechnology or chemistry.
Please include a short CV (1-2 pages) and a pdf of your M.Sc. certificate (including grades) in your eMail-application.

Send application to

Prof. Dr. Stephan Lütz
Chair for Bioprocess Engineering
Department of Biochemical and Chemical Engineering

TU Dortmund University
D-44221 Dortmund
Phone: +49 231 755 4764
Fax: +49 231 755 7382
Email: stephan.luetz@tu-dortmund.de

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About Bioprocess Engineering @ TU Dortmund

Der Lehrstuhl Bioprozesstechnik beschäftigt sich mit biotechnologischen Verfahren für Wert- und Wirkstoffe und bildet Bioingenieure und Naturwissenschaftler aus.
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