Educational Developer in Biomanufacturing of Biologics - DTU Bioengineering


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DTUs Biotech Lifelong Learning program is seeking a dynamic and accomplished course developer to design and teach lifelong learning courses in the thriving field of biotech and biopharma production.

As part of our new initiative in lifelong learning, we are at the forefront of delivering a range of courses tailored to the rapidly expanding biomanufacturing industry. These lifelong learning initiatives represent a collaborative endeavor between DTU Chemical Engineering, DTU Bioengineering, DTU Biosustain, and the renowned Golden LEAF Biomanufacturing Training and Education Center (BTEC) at North Carolina State University (USA), and is generously supported by grants from the Novo Nordisk Foundation (NNF).

Skilled educator with a desire to collaborate with industry to develop new courses
We are seeking an exceptional educator with a desire to drive these initiatives, with the ability to not only teach but also pioneer course development in the domain of biomanufacturing. While our primary focus remains on enhancing our existing courses, there is tremendous potential for you to shape new courses through dynamic collaborations with local industry leaders. Join us and be a catalyst for innovation in the field of biotech and biopharma.

As our new colleague, your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Developing and refining educational materials to create engaging and effective learning resources.
  • Teach at courses tailored for industry professionals, covering a diverse range of biomanufacturing topics. 
  • Meticulously planning and delivering both theoretical lectures and hands-on practical exercises to ensure comprehensive learning experiences. 
  • Continuously assessing and enhancing the courses you teach, fostering a culture of constant improvement. 
  • Collaborating closely with the administrative team to strategize and implement robust marketing strategies that drive the success and visibility of our courses.

Background in biomanufacturing industry 
We are looking for a skilled teacher with a deep comprehension of the biomanufacturing industry, with a solid theoretical background in biotechnology and industrial bioprocesses. You should be proficient in catering to learners at various levels, adapting your teaching approach to meet their diverse needs in a professional and inclusive manner.

We are looking for a profile with:

  • A relevant educational background at either the bachelor's or master's level.
  • A comprehensive understanding of biomanufacturing, acquired through academic and practical experiences. 
  • Ideally, a well-rounded background that encompasses both research laboratory and industry experience. 
  • A proven track record in teaching. 
  • A history of contributing to course development. 
  • Excellent communication skills in English, enabling you to effectively communicate with non-native English-speaking course participants.

What we offer in return
We present a stimulating and demanding role within an international environment that prioritizes research, teaching, innovation, and providing scientific insights for the betterment of our community. Our commitment to maintaining a high level of professionalism among our team members ensures that skill development is a fundamental part of our organizational culture.

In the realm of technical and natural sciences, DTU stands as one of Europe's foremost institutions for research and education, providing you with an opportunity to be part of this dynamic landscape. You'll collaborate with a diverse and cross-departmental team composed of both administrative and research professionals. You will find it intriguing to play a pivotal role in shaping and pioneering a comprehensive lifelong learning program in biomanufacturing, the first of its kind in Denmark.

At DTU Biotech Lifelong Learning, we consider ourselves a group of dedicated and driven individuals who share a passion for microorganisms, bioprocesses, and the dissemination of knowledge to society. Your contribution will be integral to advancing these important causes and making a lasting impact on the field of biotechnology.

Salary and appointment terms
The appointment will be based on the collective agreement with the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations (AC). You are employed as an Academic Officer.

The position is a 1-year position, and we can be flexible on the number of hours per week ranging from 25 to 37. Starting date is 1 march 2024 (or according to mutual agreement). An extension of the position will depend on new funding’s. 

The workplace is DTU Lyngby Campus (and might occasionally be at Kalundborg)

Application and contact
Please submit your online application no later than Monday, 8 January 2024.  Open the “Apply now” link, fill out the form and attach your motivated application, CV and exam certificates. 

If you would like additional information about the position, please contact Malene Bonné Meyer, Head of Teaching, DTU Bioengineering, ; Mobile 93511284

Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.

All interested candidates irrespective of age, gender, race, disability, religion or ethnic background are encouraged to apply.

DTU Biotech Lifelong Learning
DTU Bioengineering, DTU Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, and the Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Biosustainability proudly provide a diverse array of short lifelong learning courses designed to meet the evolving needs of companies and professionals. Our commitment extends to crafting bespoke, company-specific courses tailored precisely to address your company's unique training requirements. These courses primarily cater to biotech professionals, particularly those within the dynamic realm of biomanufacturing, who seek to enhance their expertise or stay abreast of the latest industry advancements.

Technology for people
DTU develops technology for people. With our international elite research and study programmes, we are helping to create a better world and to solve the global challenges formulated in the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals. Hans Christian Ørsted founded DTU in 1829 with a clear mission to develop and create value using science and engineering to benefit society. That mission lives on today. DTU has 13,500 students and 6,000 employees. We work in an international atmosphere and have an inclusive, evolving, and informal working environment. DTU has campuses in all parts of Denmark and in Greenland, and we collaborate with the best universities around the world.


- Arbejdspladsen ligger i:

Lyngby-Taarbæk Kommune

-Virksomheden tilbyder:


Danmarks Tekniske Universitet, Anker Engelunds Vej, 2800 Kongens Lyngby


Ansøgningsfrist: 08-01-2024; - ansøgningsfristen er overskredet

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