University of Birmingham -School of Chemistry, College of Engineering and Physical SciencesReference 52173
Salary from £28,132 to £38,907 a year
A Postdoctoral Research Associate is required to work on an EPSRC funded project involving the design, preparation, characterisation, testing, modelling and optimisation of novel ion exchange materials for use in the nuclear industry.
The post forms part of the DISTINCTIVE (Decommissioning, Immobilisation and Storage soluTIons for NuClear wasTe InVEntories) collaboration between 10 Universities, Sellafield Ltd, the National Nuclear Laboratory and the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority.
The post holder will be required to undertake both atomistic modelling and experimental inorganic materials chemistry and must be experienced in at least one of those areas and capable of working in the other after sufficient training. The post-holder will report to Dr Joe Hriljac and Dr Mark Read.
Informal enquiries can be directed to Dr Joseph Hriljac via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note interviews are scheduled to take place on 25th February and/or 28th February 2014.
To download the details and submit an electronic application online please click on the 'Apply' button below, alternatively information can be obtained from www.hr.bham.ac.uk/jobs. Please quote the Job Reference in all enquires.
Closing date: 6th February 2014