Full Time/Part Time
Duration of Post
Post is open to:
External and internal candidates
Full time starting salary is normally in the range £29,301 to £38,183. With potential progression once in post to £40,523 a year.
The University is a family-friendly employer and the School of Chemistry welcomes flexible working to suit family or other commitments. The University has on-campus childcare facilities.
Terms and Conditions
To develop a new type of solid oxide fuel cell that can operate below 350c. The applicant will prepare and characterise a range of electrode and electrolyte materials in order to examine their suitability for operation in a low temperature solid oxide fuel cell.
-First degree in Chemistry and a PhD in Solid State Chemistry are essential
-Experience in Solid State Chemistry Synthesis techniques, X-ray powder diffraction, Rietveld refinement are essential
-Experience in the characterisation of battery or fuel cell/electrolyser materials is essential
-Experience of research into the synthesis and characterisation of new inorganic solid state materials is essential