Research Associate - Fixed Term Contract

Job title Research Associate - Fixed Term Contract

Department Mechanical Engineering

Salary Starting from £33,199, rising to £39,609

Grade Grade 7

Placed on Friday 31 August 2018

Closing date Wednesday 03 October 2018

Interview date Tuesday 23 October 2018

Reference CT6112

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An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Bath to work with Professor Chris Bowen on a research project funded by the Leverhulme Trust on "pyroelectric water splitting and water treatment using ferroelectric materials".

The post holder will examine the influence of pyroelectric materials on electro-chemical systems, such as water splitting and water treatment. Research will be disseminated in international journal and key international conferences.  Visits to collaborators in the UK and abroad are expected. Applicants should have degree and PhD in a relevant discipline (materials, chemistry, physics) and a enthusiastic approach to multi-disciplinary research.  Applicants with skills in piezo- and pyro-electric materials, electro-chemical characterisation and the impact of electric fields on chemical reactions are preferred. 

This post is full time (36.5 hours per week) and is being offered on a fixed term contract basis of up to 2 years.

Please contact c.r.bowen@bath.ac.uk if you require further information.

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

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