Post-Doctoral Research Associate in Solid-State Chemistry
School of Engineering and Physical Sciences
Salary Ã‚Â£20,211 - Ã‚Â£27,339
A vacancy exists for a post-doctoral research fellow to work under the supervision of Drs AV Powell and P Vaqueiro on a project involving the synthesis and characterisation of new thermoelectric materials. Applicants should already be in possession of a PhD and a background in solid-state chemistry or materials science is essential. Experience of physical property measurements would be an advantage. The project is supported through the Scottish Enterprise Proof-of-Concept Fund a Ã‚Â£33M scheme to develop commercial ideas in Scotland's universities and research institutes. It therefore offers a unique opportunity for an individual to develop commercialisation and entrepreneurial skills in parallel with the technical programme. Further information on both the scheme and the project is available at.
The position is available from 1 January 2004 for a period of 15 months. Informal enquiries may be addressed by E-mail to email@example.com.
For application details please contact the Human Resources office, Heriot-Watt University Edinburgh EH14 4AS tel 0131 451 3475 (24 hours) Minicom 0131 451 8212 firstname.lastname@example.org quoting Ref 91/03/ J
Closing date 30 September 2003