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Industrial Organisation

Industrial Organisation


 

investigaDepartment of Industrial Organisation

TecnunThe Engineering School of the University of Navarra seeks to fill a position as an Assistant/Associate Professor in the field of Operations Management, to begin January 2022. Graduated in Engineering, Science or Business Administration is required.

Supported by the existing academic staff, candidates will teach at both undergraduate and graduate level, in the fields of Operations Management (Production, Process Quality, Logistics and Operational Research). Candidates is expected to engage in collaborative research activities of theIndustrial Management Department at TECNUN and to sustain an outstanding research program, resulting in publications in top-ranked journals, enhancing the research profile of the Engineering School and the University of Navarra.

Skills and qualifications required

- Candidates will be expected to hold a doctoral level research degree, and hold a distinguished academic record including internationally research, demonstrating appropriate markers of academic recognition.

- Duties include 50% of time teaching (1 or 2 subjects per semester) and assisting with program development and the other 50% of time carrying out collaborative research.

- Do research into knowledge area of Operations Management and the experience teaching will be valued.

- Data analytics, statistical thinking and computer science capabilities are required.

- Good written and verbal communication skills are essential, as is the ability to work well with members of the wider project teams and School of Engineering staff.

- The candidate will teach in English to both Spanish and international students for the Engineering programs offered on campus (https://tecnun.unav.edu/en/estudios).

- Interest in the identity and mission of the University of Navarra. Knowledge and interest in core values of the University of Navarra.

Desirable criteria

- Established record of acquiring research grants/funding.

- Ability to attract and develop talented researchers into the field.

- Experience with interacting with Industry.

How to apply

Applicants should submit a dossier that includes:

- A cover letter that describes his or her motivation, the research and teaching experience.

- A Curriculum Vitae

- The contact information of two referees

The applicants should email them to ofertatecnun@tecnun.es. For further information or queries, please contact us at the same email address. Candidates will be initially interviewed by Teams.

About us

The University of Navarra (www.unav.edu) is an international University committed to quality teaching and excellence in research. It occupies the 3rd position in the Europe Teaching Ranking 2019 by Times Higher Education and Elsevier. The University was founded based on the Catholic principles by St. Josemaría Escrivá and is a corporate work of Opus Dei. It provides suitable opportunities for the development of its professors and employees, carries out broad cultural outreach and social promotion through NGOs and charities, and encourages service-learning programs. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment. The School of Engineering (Tecnun) (www.tecnun.edu) has 1,200 students and it is placed in Donostia-San Sebastián, a beautiful city in the north of Spain, on the Basque coast. As an academic institution, we develop basic research in several fields of engineering, but we also carry out applied research in collaboration with Ceit, a non-profit research centre that was created by the University of Navarra in 1982.

Note: Salary according Spanish universities standard.

Description

A junior researcher position is offered in the resilience group of the School of Engineering of the University of Navarra, located in San Sebastian. The candidate's tasks will consist of providing support in the organisation of workshops, research of information, analysis of results and writing of project reports.

The following is required

  • Engineering or Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Environmental Sciences or similar.

  • Good level of English, level equivalent to C1.

  • Have initiative and autonomy

  • Previous experience in research projects would be an asset.

Offered

  • Two-year contract.

  • Good working environment and teamwork.

  • Remuneration will be commensurate with experience.

Day

  • Winter: 7.75 hours per day. July and August: 5 hours per day (continuous).

  • Flexible timetable: check-in between 8:00 and 9:30, check-out from 16:15.

  • Friday possibility of continuous working hours.

  • Holidays: 23 working days + Christmas holidays

How to apply

Send the following documentation by e-mail, before 30 June, to investigaentecnun@tecnun.es

  • Cover letter.

  • Up-to-date CV with photograph and references.

Description

The School of Engineering of the University of Navarra (Tecnun) offers a postdoctoral researcher position in resilience and climate change, to work in a European project assuming the responsibility and leadership of different tasks of the project. The project will work on aspects such as the governance of climate action, and the impact of climate change on critical infrastructures. The tasks to be performed will consist of organising workshops using participatory methodologies, attending meetings with project partners, analysing results, writing project deliverables and writing scientific papers. Further details will be provided in the interview.

The following is required

  • PhD in areas related to Engineering, Business Administration, Environmental Sciences or similar.

  • Good level of English, level equivalent to C1.

  • Have initiative and autonomy

  • Previous experience in research projects, application of participatory methodologies, modelling techniques and writing scientific articles would be an asset.

Offered

  • Two-year contract.

  • Good working environment and teamwork.

  • Remuneration will be commensurate with experience.

Day

  • Winter: 7.75 hours per day. July and August: 5 hours per day (continuous).

  • Flexible timetable: check-in between 8:00 and 9:30, check-out from 16:15.

  • Friday possibility of continuous working hours.

  • Holidays: 23 working days + Christmas holidays

How to apply

Send the following documentation by e-mail, before 30 June, to investigaentecnun@tecnun.es

  • Cover letter.

  • Up-to-date CV with photograph and references.

 Electrical and Electronic Engineering

 Electrical and Electronic Engineering


 

researches Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Profile/Grade

Industrial Technologies, Mechanics, Electricity, Industrial Electronics.

Academic Supervisor

Juan Carlos Ramos.

Department/Area

Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering / Thermal and Fluids Engineering Area.

Description

The aim is to improve the design of a thermoelectric cooler (based on Peltier cells) used to maintain the temperature in a bioreactor. A model of the operation of the thermoelectric cooler will be developed and improvements in its design will be proposed in order to achieve the target temperatures to be reached inside the bioreactor. The project is carried out together with the company that manufactures the bioreactor. For more information contact Juan Carlos Ramos(jcramos@tecnun.es).

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Mechanical and Materials Engineering


 

researches Mechanical and Materials Engineering

Description and tasks: The Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering at Tecnun - School of Engineering of the University of Navarra is looking to fill a Laboratory Technician position in the field of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. Fundamentally, he/she will be in charge of managing the Automotive Laboratory collaborating with the Formula Student "TecnuneRacing" team in the development and implementation of the electrical and electronic subsystems of the electric racing vehicle. Additionally, he/she will be asked to collaborate in the Robotics Laboratory on electrical and electronic issues.

Job profile: The candidate must have a Vocational Training degree in Electricity or Electronics or a Degree in Electrical or Electronic Engineering. Previous experience in teaching laboratory management and experimental work will be an asset.

Requirements:

  • Knowledge of electric powertrain: motors and inverters.

  • Knowledge about the operation of battery boxes and Battery Management Systems.

  • Knowledge of printed circuit board hardware and software development.

  • Good level of English, minimum B2.

  • Interest in teaching and personal contact with students.

  • Have initiative and autonomy.

Knowledge of robot programming and programmable logic controllers (PLCs) will also be an asset, although not essential.

Offered:

  • Full-time position, 1,600 hours per year.

  • Remuneration commensurate with the candidate's qualifications and experience.

  • Immediate incorporation date at the end of the selection process.

  • The candidate will work at the Technological Campus of the University of Navarra in San Sebastian.

How to apply:

  • Send by e-mail, before September 15, the following documentation to ofertatecnun@tecnun.es

  • Cover letter describing your motivation for applying for the position.

  • Updated CV with photograph.

  • Academic record.

Completion of the doctoral thesis.

Incorporation date: September 01, 2022

Required:

→ University Master's Degree in Industrial Engineering (or an official master's degree specialized in the field of Robotics).

Languages: Spanish and English

Computer Science: Matlab / Simulink, LabVIEW, C++, ROS, Python

Knowledge of robotics (direct kinematics, inverse kinematics, Jacobian matrices, etc.) and digital control (discrete time controllers).

Send the following documentation by e-mail to Investigaentecnun@tecnun.es:

→ Cover letter.
→ Updated CV with photograph.
→ Academic transcript that includes the number of convocations per subject and the average grade of the course.

The Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials of the School of Engineering of the University of Navarra (Tecnun) is looking for a candidate to work in a research project in which he/she will carry out a doctoral thesis on the design and fabrication of customized hip implants through metallic additive manufacturing.

Requirements

  • Master's Degree in Engineering approved by ANECA, preferably in Biomedical, Mechanical or Industrial Technologies.

  • Good level of English, level equivalent to C1.

  • Have initiative and autonomy

The expected start date is October 2022 (full-time).

The candidate will work at the Technological Campus of the University of Navarra in San Sebastian.

The Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering of the School of Engineering of the University of Navarra (Tecnun) is looking for a candidate to work within an industrial research project in which he will carry out a doctoral thesis on Thermal Modeling of distribution transformers used in photovoltaic and wind farms. The research project involves a transformer manufacturer, a technology center and two universities. More details will be given in the interview.

Required:

  • Master's Degree in Engineering approved by ANECA.
  • Good level of English, level equivalent to C1.
  • Have initiative and autonomy.
  • Interest in research and the acquisition of new knowledge.

It will be an asset:

  • User level knowledge of some CFD modeling software (Ansys, OpenFoam, Comsol).
  • Programming knowledge in Matlab, Python or Modelica.

Offered:

  • 4-year doctoral contract.
  • The expected start date is November 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter.
  • The candidate will work at the Technological Campus of the University of Navarra in San Sebastian.

How to apply

  • Please send the following documentation by e-mail to investigaentecnun@tecnun.es
  • Cover letter describing your motivation as a thesis candidate.
  • Updated CV with photograph.
  • Undergraduate and Master's degree transcripts.

Biomedical Engineering and Science

Biomedical Engineering and Science


 

researchBiomedical Engineering and Science

A Postdoc position is opened in the Computational Biology group at the School of Engineering of University of Navarra, TECNUN, which is located in San Sebastian, one of the most beautiful cities in Spain.

Our group spans the areas of personalized medicine, as well as systems pharmacology, with a clear focus on the integration of different -omics experiments, genome-scale metabolic networks, and applications to cancer, obesity, and rare diseases.

Candidates interested in using computational tools and mathematical models to analyse -omics data in the context of personalized medicine are encouraged to apply. The selected candidate will be involved in a European Project funded by three national associations to treat different types of haematological cancers(https://editorproject.com/). In particular, the main tasks will be the integration using statistic and machine learning approaches of drug compounds and -omics data.

Requirements: Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in either statistics, mathematics, physics, engineering, or computer science, or a Ph.D. in biological sciences with substantial experience in bioinformatics and systems biology, as well as programming skills. We will appreciate candidates with previous expertise in the analysis of -omics data, although other profiles will also be considered.

Candidates should email their CV (including names of references) and a letter of interest to Angel Rubio: arubio@tecnun.es. Applications should be received before November 15th.