Working Hours Full-time
Salary Range: £31,076 (fixed due to funding)
Term: Fixed (36 months)
Closing Date: 08 September 2017
The Department of Physics is number one in the UK for research as of the 2014 UK Research Excellence Framework. The Semiconductor Spectroscopy and Devices group in the Department is looking to appoint a Research Associate to conduct and supervise computational research into simulating and analysing electron diffraction in scanning electron microscopes.
To be considered for the role, you will hold a PhD (or equivalent professional experience) in a relevant discipline associated with physical or computational science. You will have extensive knowledge in at least one of the areas of computational modelling of materials, simulating electron microscopy images or machine learning. You will also have applied practical experience in the development, conduct and troubleshooting of computational tools.
You will have a developing ability to conduct individual research work, to disseminate results and to prepare research proposals. You will have an ability to plan and organise your own workload effectively and an ability to work within a combined theoretical and experimental team environment. You will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to listen, engage and persuade, and to present complex information in an accessible way to a range of audiences.
For informal enquiries, please contact Dr Benjamin Hourahine, at email@example.com or on +44 (0)141 548 2325.
Online applications can be made at: https://strathvacancies.engageats.co.uk.
Interviews for the post will be held in October 2017.
Posted 27th August 2017