Internal Only - Research Associate

Updated: about 1 month ago
Location: Cardiff, WALES


This post is currently open to employees of Cardiff University only.  Please do not apply if you do not have a current contract of employment with the University.

Internal Only - Research Associate
Cardiff School of Engineering
You will conduct research within ecohydraulics and contribute to the overall research performance of the School and University, carrying out research leading to the publishing of work in high-quality journals and collaboration with industry partners. You will be expected to pursue excellence in research and to inspire others to do the same.
During the period 1.1.21 – 31.10.21 you will work on a project entitled “Development and testing of leaky barrier algorithms in the modelling of flood flows” funded by the Welsh Government Sêr Cymru II – WEFO ERDF Programme. From 1.11.21 – 23.03.22 you will work on a project entitled “Guidance for Leaky Barrier Design to Optimize Flood Attenuation and Structural Integrity” funded by the EPSRC IAA.
This post is full time, available from 1 January 2021 and is fixed term until 23 March 2022.
Salary: £33,797 - £40,322 per annum (Grade 6)
For informal enquiries about the post please contact Dr Elizabeth Follett,
For further details about working at Cardiff School of Engineering please contact David Brown,
Closing date: Thursday, 15 October 2020

External applications are currently not being considered for this post.  If the decision is made to open the post to external candidates, the strapline at the top will be removed and you will be given ample time to apply – please check back periodically for details.

Please be aware that Cardiff University reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received.

Cardiff University is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity and to creating an inclusive working environment. We believe this can be achieved through attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse range of staff from many different backgrounds who have the ambition to create a University which seeks to fulfil our social, cultural and economic obligation to Cardiff, Wales, and the world.  In supporting our employees to achieve a balance between their work and their personal lives, we will also consider proposals for flexible working or job share arrangements.

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Candidates should evidence that they meet ALL of the essential criteria as well as, where relevant, the desirable criteria.
As part of the application process you will be asked to provide this evidence via a supporting statement. Please ensure when submitting this document / attaching it to your application profile you name it with the vacancy reference number, in this instance, 10394BR.  

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