The University of Stavanger invites applications for a doctorate scholarship in Petroleum Technology at the Faculty of Science and Technology in the Department of Petroleum Engineering.
This is a trainee position that will mainly give promising researchers an opportunity for professional development leading to a doctoral degree.
The research fellow will be appointed for three years. The position is vacant by appointment. The appointee can accede when he/she is admitted to the PhD program in Petroleum Technology with an agreement to complete the doctorate within the duration of the scholarship.
The position is funded by the National IOR Centre of Norway.
The doctorate will mainly be carried out at the University of Stavanger. The experimental part of the PhD-work will mainly be carried out at IFE, Kjeller.
Applicants must have a strong academic background with a five-year master degree within chemistry, preferably recently, or possess corresponding qualifications which could provide a basis for successfully completing a doctorate. The candidate should be experienced in laboratory work preferentially within analytical chemistry. Laboratory work will be a crucial part of the PhD. It is advantageous with some background in reservoir technology.
For more information about the position, please visit IFE here.