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Open position for Research Assistant (student)

Published Mar 18, 2022

Circular Economy initiative at KTH Royal Institute of Technology (CE@KTH) aims to establish and strengthen research and education in Circular Economy at KTH. CE@KTH is now looking for a Research Assistant (student) for a short term position.

Job description

You will work as part of larger team and participate in research activities of CE@KTH. Your main task will be to map the research that is being carried out across the different departments and schools of KTH, as well as outside, in the field of the circular economy. The candidate will be working part time equivalent to maximum 20% of full-time work. Access takes place according to the agreement.


We are looking for a candidate in their final year of M.Sc. degree in Industrial/Production Engineering and Management or equivalent. The candidate is required to have excellent communicational skills in English, both written and spoken. Moreover, you are a good team player and have a strong ability to deliver in your work. Great emphasis will be placed on personal competence and suitability. Preference will be given to candidates with,

  • Experience and knowledge of circular economy and Circular Business Models
  • Relevant industrial experience

What we offer

The candidate will be working with one of the leading research groups on circular economy in Europe. In addition, the position offers hourly compensation as per KTH rules and regulations.

Application process

Apply for the position by emailing your application (CV and a personal letter) no later than 2022-03-31 to (Miguel Mendonca Reis Brandao) and As the applicant, you are responsible for ensuring that your application is complete in accordance with the advertisement and that it is received before the application deadline.

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Last changed: Mar 18, 2022