ENAC – Ph.D. Position in Modeling Human Thermoregulation


The Laboratory of Integrated Comfort Engineering (ICE) at École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) is seeking a highly motivated and talented Ph.D. candidate to contribute to cutting-edge research in the field of personalized human thermoregulation modeling. The primary objective of this Ph.D. position is to advance the field of human thermoregulation modeling through the lens of personalization. The (…)

STI – PhD position in the Dynamic Quantum Materials Laboratory


In the Dynamic Quantum Materials Laboratory we generate materials with properties that can be manipulated on a femtosecond time scale. By driving solids with intense ultrashort laser pulses, we directly address collective modes and operate at the fundamental timescales governing the dynamics in a material. These light-matter hybrids with tunable properties opens up new ways (…)

STI – PhD Position – Mid-IR Nanophotonics for Biosensing


The position: BIONanophotonic Systems (BIOS) laboratory at EPFL Switzerland (headed by Prof. Hatice Altug) is looking for a talented & motivated PhD student to work on the development of cutting-edge Mid-IR nanophotonic biosensors and bioimaging devices for applications such as diagnostics, pharmaceutics and safety. In a well-established laboratory, the PhD student will explore next-generation bioanalytical (…)

ENAC – PhD position in ecohydrological modeling for climate-smart agriculture


Your mission: The Catchment Hydrology and Geomorphology Lab (CHANGE) led by Prof. Sara Bonetti at EPFL in Sion is looking for a PhD student to work on ecohydrological modeling for climate-smart agriculture. Sustainable food production requires finding the right balance between food and nutritional security while protecting the environment and addressing climate issues. Climate‐smart agriculture (…)

ENAC – PhD position: modelling tipping points in energy transitions at EPFL


Within an interdisciplinary research project on simulating tipping points, we are offering a 100% PhD researcher position on “Modelling tipping points in energy transitions”. The position will be hosted by the at the Laboratory for Human-Environment Relations in Urban Systems (HERUS), School of Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering (ENAC), in close collaboration with the Laboratory (…)

SB – STI – PhD Student position in Nanoscale Quantum Photonics


The Hybrid Photonics Laboratory at EPFL is seeking for talented and motivated candidates to work in the field of Integrated Quantum Photonics at cryogenic temperatures in integrated circuits for metrology, quantum sensing, and quantum transduction.   As a successful candidate of a young team, you will shape the future of photonics-based quantum science and technology (…)

SB – Two Ph.D. positions in Photonic Integrated Technologies at EPFL


The Laboratory of Photonics and Quantum Measurements (LPQM) is developing next generation integrated photonics circuits for future energy-efficient communications, which can be used in datacenters or for AI accelerators, as well as for sensing, metrology and LiDAR. The laboratory models, designs and manufactures photonic integrated circuits using world-class microfabrication tools, and performs testing and advanced (…)

ENAC – PhD position in microbial one-carbon metabolisms and biotechnology


We are seeking a highly motivated PhD student to join our team at the Institute of Environmental Engineering at EPFL (the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne). The selected candidate will engage in cutting-edge research in applied environmental microbiology. The research will focus on the physiology of microorganisms with one-carbon metabolisms, such as CO2 reduction (…)

CDM – PhD Position in Policy & Sustainability (PASU) 


A PhD student position is available at the Policy & Sustainability (PASU) lab, led by Professor Michaël Aklin at EPFL (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne, Switzerland). The lab is located at EPFL’s College of Management. The starting date is September 15, 2024.  Your profile.   Education. A strong master’s degree in economics, computational social science, (…)

ENAC-PhD position in Urban Sociology Laboratory


Doctoral candidate (48 months, 100%), starting date: Mai 2024 The successful applicant will be part of the SNSF project “the Responsible City” and based at the Social and Cultural Geography research group. This is a 48-months long collaborative project with researchers at UZH, EPFL, UniNE and ETH, funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation SNSF (…)