In order to strengthen our Food Data and Advanced Technologies group teams, we are looking for a Student (m/f/n) for
Master/Bachelor thesis / internship
In the shortest possible notice, interested in working in area of Life Cycle Assessment on topic: "LCA comparative study of FOX mobile juice production system and standard industrial juice production system".


This Master (Bachelor) thesis/internship will concentrate on one of the tasks of European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation program named: Innovative down-scaled FOod processing in a boX (FOX) (Öffnet externen Link in neuem Fensterhttps://www.fox-foodprocessinginabox.eu/). The aim of this project is development of mobile and modular processing units with innovative small-scaled mild preservation technologies for use in regional food systems, as a basis for innovative SME-led business models.

Aim of master thesis/internship will be evaluation of environmental impact (LCA) of two different apple juice production systems, one based on FOX approach and of the other one considered standard larger-scale industrial system.

Areas of responsibility
  • Literature research
  • Collection of data relevant for LCA for mentioned topic
  • LCA analysis and interpretation of results
Your profile
  • Studies in the field of food technology or related to topic
  • Prior experience in LCA analysis not necessary, but is an advantage
  • Good communication skills, teamwork and motivation to work on this topic
  • Good computer literacy
  • Good spoken and written English skills required
Are you interested?

Then we are looking forward to receiving your complete application including your earliest possible starting date, preferably by e-mail

DIL Deutsches Institut für Lebensmitteltechnik e. V.
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