5 Research Associate Positions @ University of Leicester, UK

By | August 18, 2019

The University of Leicester is a public research university based in Leicester, England. The main campus is south of the city centre, adjacent to Victoria Park. Leicester is ranked 167th in the world and 25th in the UK. The Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings lists the best global universities based on core missions including teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.

Research Associate

Vacancy ID:1323
Location: Other
Department: Department of Engineering
Vacancy terms: Full-time, fixed contract for 28 months from 1 November 2019
Salary details:Grade 7 – £34,189 to £39,609 per annum
Hours per week: 37.5

Advert closes midnight on 08 Sep 2019

Eligibility:

With a relevant PhD (or equivalent) you will have demonstrated expertise and research potential in Nanomaterials, Coatings or Corrosion. You will be able to demonstrate the ability to initiate, develop and deliver high-quality research with an excellent record of research achievement, underpinned by a record of publication in high-quality peer-reviewed journals. A key part of this role is to be able to identify areas of research collaboration as including industrial collaborations. Good communication skills are key along with the ability to plan, organise, implement and deliver programmes of work.

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Research Associate

Vacancy ID:1323Location:OtherDepartment:Department of EngineeringVacancy terms:Full-time, fixed contract for 28 months from 1 November 2019Salary details:Grade 7 – £34,189 to £39,609 per annumHours per week:37.5Advert closes midnight on:08 Sep 2019In this role you will work on the EU H2020 Project ‘GeoHeX: Advanced material for cost-efficient and enhanced heat exchange performance for geothermal application”. The project is part of Cambridge-based Materials Innovation Centre (MatIC) which is a long-term strategic partnership between TWI and the University of Leicester, focusing on novel materials development, materials characterization, an…More Info

Research Associate – Impact Deposits

Vacancy ID:1314
Location:Leicester
Department:Geography, Geology & Environment
Vacancy terms:Full Time, fixed term contract for 18 months
Salary details:Grade 7 – £34,189 to £39,609 per annum
Hours per week:37.5
Advert closes midnight on:09 Sep 2019

Eligibility:

With a PhD in a relevant area or equivalent experience, you will have experience in, or aptitude for, research in computer-aided (digital) shape-analysis or clast-shape characterization. Alongside this, you will have experience and knowledge of sedimentary or pyroclastic logging and process interpretation of pyroclastic or impact-ejecta lithofacies. You will have experience publishing in peer-reviewed journals, as well as strong research skills in SEM imaging and geochemical analytical techniques. In addition, you will be able to manage your own time, be able to work well in a team and have excellent communication skills. 

Research Associate

Vacancy ID:1315
Location:Leicester
Department:Museum Studies
Vacancy terms:Full time, fixed term contract for 12 months or until the return of the postholder (maternity cover)
Salary details:Grade 7 – £34,189 to £39,609 per annum
Hours per week:37.5
Advert closes midnight on:31 Aug 2019

Eligibility:

You will have a wide range of research skills and experience of researching the social impacts and value of museums through team-based approaches.  You will have the ability to work with a wide range of people and an ability to be proactive as well as responsive. This role requires a self-starter who is able to plan, organize and self-manage, bringing with them resilience, flexibility, and adaptability.

Research Associate

Vacancy ID:808
Location:Leicester
Department: Department of Engineering
Vacancy terms: Full-time fixed term contract for two years with possible extension, subject to funding
Salary details:Grade 7 – £34,189 to £39,609 per annum
Hours per week:37.5
Advert closes midnight on 22 Aug 2019

Eligibility:

You will be a highly motivated individual with a strong background in advanced microstructural characterization techniques by using electron microscopy. Prior experience and expertise in high-end scanning electron microscopy, focused ion beam and/or transmission electron microscopy are essential, preferably with a working understanding of atom probe tomography.

Good communication skills are essential, and you must be enthusiastic about working with scientists and industry experts from complementary disciplines. 

Research Associate (Bioinformatician)

Vacancy ID:1215
Location:Leicester
Department:Genetics and Genome Biology
Vacancy terms:Full Time – Fixed Term Funding available until 31/12/2022
Salary details:£34,189 – £39,609 per annum
Hours per week:37.5
Advert closes midnight on:03 Sep 2019

Eligibility:

To be successful in this role you will be a highly motivated individual with a strong background in biomedical research or data management, having experience and knowledge of working in this field. You will have a technical, technology/engineering or scientific degree and a PhD in Bioinformatics or computer science (or soon to be completed).You will also have skills in at least one of Perl, PHP and/or Python and the ability to learn new programming skills as required with experience of deploying and maintaining relational databases such as MySQL or PostGres.

Research Associate in Computational NMR Structural Biology

Vacancy ID:877
Location:Leicester
Department:Leicester Institute of Structural and Chemical Biology/Molecular and Cell Biology
Vacancy terms:Fixed term contract until 02 January 21 (Research Associate) or 30 September 2019 (Software Developer) with possible extension
Salary details:Grade 7 £34,189 to £39,609 per annum
Hours per week:37.5
The position will be open until filled, with rolling assessment conducted monthly.

With extensive experience in either NMR spectroscopy and NMR structure determination or a relevant area of software development you must be have extensive skills and experience in programming. Experience in the dissemination of research results for publications and presentations would be desirable. 

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