Open positions

Opening for Postdoctoral Researcher in Physical Limnology

Our ECOL lab is active in the study of physical lake processes. Present field work includes the investigation of winter cooling, river inflow, and air-water exchange. All fieldwork is complemented by 3D numerical modelling of lake hydrodynamics.

We wish to extend and reinforce these different projects. We seek a motivated postdoc with experience in designing and carrying out independent field campaigns and capable of operating our state-of-the-art remote sensing and fine-scale measurement instruments and equipment.

Your profile

  • PhD degree in physical limnology, oceanography or environmental fluid mechanics, including (extensive) field experience
  • Advanced competencies in large data set analysis and a strong publication record
  • You are proficient in English, French is an asset

Application procedure

Contact Prof. D. Andrew Barry ([email protected]) with your application letter and complete CV

Civil service opening

We are seeking civil service people with a HES or EPFL background in microtechnics, robotics, electronics engineering in particular for several ongoing research projects with the Léman lake as experimental study site. SC job description reference: CC n° 73424

Please note that according to the new Civil Service rules, EPFL students or employees must have graduated or terminated any collaboration with EPFL or other EPF institutions one year prior to applying for a civil service. HES graduates are not concerned.

Candidates are welcome to apply with a short CV by email at: [email protected]