OPPORTUNITY FOR TRAINEE, THESIS/MEMORY IN THE INDUSTRY - CALL 2021:
The Center for Research and Innovation (CRI) was created as a response to the new challenges facing our industry and shows Viña Concha y Toro's commitment to the development of viticulture, focusing efforts on applied research that responds to the real needs of the industry.
We are looking for interns, M.Sc. or Ph.D. researchers who develop, or seek to develop their research related to different areas in the center with an emphasis on grapevines. Applicants will have the opportunity to work in the laboratory and/or vineyards.
A research topic currently being developed is: Area Enology and Viticulture
Contact: Doreen Schober, email@example.com
Quality of Cabernet Sauvignon Grapes and Wines: Development of methods and models for predicting sensory quality of wines based on chemical characterization of grapes (1 vacancy).
The project includes sampling in the field, organizing and processing the samples, data management and processing (chemical and sensory analyzes).
The project starts in March 2021.
The projects are presented as an opportunity to be developed as technical / professional internships, thesis / memory of degree or postdoctoral project in collaboration with Universities and / or national and international state agencies.
- Period for the development of the thesis: 6 months (Undergraduate, MSc); 6 months to years (PhD).
- The student's academic responsibilities are expected to be minimal. Ideally without classes.
- The student is required to live or have the possibility to move to Talca (or travel in the week from the city of origin) during the stipulated period.
- The company offers a monthly income according to the degree, in addition to mobilization to the Research Center from Talca and lunches.
HOW TO APPLY?
Send a complete CV, letter of intent and two letters of recommendation to the person in charge of each strategic R&D program based on their interests (indicate if it is practical, MSc or PhD).