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Academic positions


  • Lecturer (1/10 FTE) for research and teaching in Urban Metabolism and Circular Economy. The lecturer will coordinate the ‘Urban Sustainability and Circular Economy’ (5 ECTS) available in the Master in Urban Studies (joint programme with VUB) and the Advanced Master in Transformation Urbanism (coorganised with the Faculty of Architecture). 


  • Lecturer (1/10 FTE) for research and teaching in Structural Design. The lecturer will coordinate the ‘Structural Design’ (4 ECTS) available in the MSc in Civil Engineering (BRUFACE joint programme with VUB).


  • Temporary (2017-2018) lecturer (0.1 FTE) for teaching and research in Urban and Construction Law. The lecturer will coordinate the ‘Urban and Construction Law’ (2 ECTS) module available in the Advanced Master in Transformation Urbanism (coorganised with the Faculty of Architecture). BATir plans to make the position permanent from next year and make the module available in the MSc in Civil et Architectural Engineering (BRUFACE joint programmes with VUB) as well.


Language of teaching will be English only (C1 level required) and includes supervision of master thesis as well.


Information available by contacting me: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Deadline: 24 May 2017.

Procedure to apply : see attached files.


PhD positions


PhD POSITION : Circular economy in the building sector - Les Casernes Case Study in Ixelles (Brussels)

This research project aims at creating in the area ‘Les Casernes’ a hop spot in Circular Economy for academic and building sector players as well as entrepreneurs This project will contribute making ULB and VUB major players in the City beyond their knowledge capacity by creating new construction, designing, or collaborative methods leading to a possible new life style. Les Casernes will then become a vibrant meeting place where training and other actions related to circular economy will take place.

The application package will contain a CV, a letter of motivation highlighting the relevant experience
and skills together with a 2 page research proposal consistent with the project. It must be emailed to
Prof. Philippe Bouillard (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) by 8th January 2018. Short-listed candidates will
be interviewed on 22th January 2018 AM.

See the details in the following pdf files (English, French)

For further information, feel free to contact Prof. Philippe Bouillard, +3226502756 or
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Post-Doctoral positons



Brussels School of Engineering/Ecole polytechnique de Bruxelles

Service: Constructions, Architecture et Urbanisme (BATir)

A position of senior researcher / post-doctoral in the domain of Sustainable Circular Economy. More details are available in the detailed job position (pdf file).

Closing date for applications: 25/06/2017
Date of publication of this announcement: 09/05/2017
Date at the beginning of hiring: 01/09/2017 (negotiable)