Posts on Feb 2016

Call for abstracts for the First EUAlgae Workshop of Algae Bioproducts for Early Career Investigators

Date: April 4th 2016

Venue: School of Industrial Engineerings, Valladolid University, Valladolid, Spain

Target attendees: Early Career Investigators (prioritized) and PhD students from countries participating in the COST Action EUALGAE ( Only those candidates  selected for oral presentation will be reimbursed.

Workshop structure (1 day): 17 Oral presentations (15 min presentation + 5 min questions) selected based on scientific relevance (evaluated from the abstracts submitted to the Working Group Leaders). Selection criteria will also include Working Group balance, country balance and gender balance. ONLY ONE ABSTRACT PER RESEARCH GROUP WILL BE CONSIDERED

Local Organizers: Dpt. Chemical Engineering and Environmental Technology, Raúl Muñoz (


See the text of the call here

Postdoctoral Scientist Position at IMDEA Energy (Spain) to work on Biofuels Production

Required Qualification:

  • Ph.D. degree in Biology, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Biotechnology.

  • Solid background in photosynthetic microorganisms’ cultivation and fermentative processes.

  • Demonstrated experience by gained expertise and/or publications in international peerreviewed journals.

  • Experienced in national and international projects.

  • Accredited oral and written communication skills in English

Location: Móstoles, Madrid, Spain.

Remuneration: Between 32,000€ – 37,000€ per year, depending upon qualification and expertise.

Duration: The position is available immediately and is a one year appointment with annual renewals depending on performance.

Applicants should send their Curriculum Vitae (publications list included) and covering letters by February 19th 2016 at 15:00 to the following address:


Subject: Reference: 16.01.BT1 POD

For further information: Open position at IMDEA Energy