Careers Centre

The Careers Centre provides a platform for companies or universities to reach thousands of scientists and technologists working in the filed of oils and fats.

And at the same time, it provides job seekers the opportunity to search and apply for jobs that will advance their career.

No registration is required, at this moment this service is complimentary for all members of Euro Fed Lipid and its associate/corporate Members.

Employers who wish to post job offers are asked to simply send their vacancies here:

PhD student opportunity on “microalgae lipid droplet”

Funding: CEA (CEA offers a competitive stipend plus all healthy benefits included)
Doctoral school: Ecole doctorale 62, Aix Marseille University
Host laboratory: The team of “Microalgae and Bioenergies”, CEA, CNRS, Aix-Marseille University, France
Director of the PhD thesis: Yonghua Li-Beisson (
Supervisors: Marina Siponen and Yonghua Li-Beisson

A permanent scientist position in the team “Bioenergy and Microalgae”

The scientist will initiate projects on genetic manipulation (genetic engineering, synthetic
biology or genome editing) of microalgae to introduce novel pathways or improve existing
pathways for the production of molecules of interest.
Studies will be conducted on the model microalga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii, or other algal
or cyanobacterial species the scientist may propose to develop within the team.