9 Research Associate Positions @ University of Bath


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Research Associate (fixed-term post)

The department of Biology & Biochemistry, University of Bath is currently looking for a postdoctoral researcher to join the Hunt lab (www.vickyhuntlab.org).  

The lab is looking for a highly motivated, organized candidate who is capable of working well in a team and independently. Applications are welcome from candidates with a Ph.D. in any relevant field including RNA biology, immunobiology, molecular biology, and parasitology. Previous experience with CLIP-seq or a similar technique is preferred. Experience working with nematodes or parasites is desirable but not necessary.

Salary Starting from £33,797, rising to £40,322

Reference CC7039 Closing date Sunday 22 September 2019

Research Associate in Microbiology (Fixed Term)

The department of Biology & Biochemistry, University of Bath is seeking to appoint a highly motivated individual to work with us on a project around urethral catheterization and conduct laboratory work, assist with data analysis, and contribute to the publication of study findings.

Suitable candidates will hold a PhD in a relevant subject area, preferably microbiology or a subject with a major component of biology and/or molecular biology. Candidates with qualifications in related disciplines such as chemistry who have gained relevant experience in microbiology are also encouraged to apply.

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

Reference: CC6980, Closing Date: 05/09/2019


Research Associate in bioremediation of pollutants in soil (fixed-term role)

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral Research Associate to study microbial metabolism of pollutants in soil with the usage of advanced mass spectrometry tools.

The successful candidate will have, or expect to have very soon, a PhD in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Environmental Science or a related discipline and experience in spectroscopic techniques.

SalaryStarting from £33,199, rising to £39,609

Reference: CC6968, Closing Date: 28/08/2019


CerTest Research Associate in Statistics of Aerospace Composites

CerTest – full title ‘Certification for Design – Reshaping the Testing Pyramid’ – is a Programme Grant by the UK Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).

Candidate should hold a PhD in computational statistics or applied mathematics and have substantial experience with Bayesian sampling methodologies in high dimensions (in areas such as uncertainty quantification or imaging) as well as having a broad statistical modelling knowledge.

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

Reference: CC6943, Closing Date: 30/09/2019

Research Associate (fixed-term role)

Applications are invited for a Research Associate position in the Department of Mathematical Sciences at the University of Bath. The position is funded as part of the “Simons Foundation Collaboration on Special Holonomy in Geometry, Analysis and Physics”. 

The applicant will have a good first degree (or equivalent) in Mathematics and a PhD in Mathematics, or an equivalent level of professional qualifications and experience.  You must have a demonstrable research track record in Geometry, Topology or Geometric Analysis or closely related areas in Mathematical Physics.

SalaryStarting from £33,797, rising to £40,322

Closing dateSunday 22 September 2019

Research Associate (fixed-term post)

Candidates must have a PhD or be close to completing a PhD in a field related to the theme of the position, ideally with deep knowledge in at least one of the following: stochastic analysis, theory of SPDEs, regularity theory for PDEs, mathematical physics, interacting particle systems, and you must show enthusiasm for learning more on these subjects.

Applications are invited for a 1-year postdoctoral Research Associate position in Department of Mathematical Sciences at the University of Bath.

SalaryStarting from £33,199, rising to £39,609

Reference: CC6941, Closing Date: 27/08/2019


CerTest Research Associate (Fixed Term)

CerTest Research Associate in Analysis and Testing of Aerospace Composites 

The core research challenges in CerTest are strongly multidisciplinary, and will be addressed by a world leading interdisciplinary team of academics and postdoctoral researchers, supported by a group of PhD studentships carried out in close collaborations with the industrial partners.

You should hold a PhD in solid mechanics and have a good understanding of structural and material failure.

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

Reference: CT6933, Closing Date: 30/09/2019

CerTest Research Associate (Fixed Term)

CerTest Research Associate in Modelling of Aerospace Composites

You should hold a PhD in Engineering or Applied Mathematics with a strong grounding in the fundamentals of finite element analysis (FEA) and including a basic understanding of non-linear mechanics.  

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

Reference: CT6934, Closing Date: 30/09/2019

Research Assistant/Associate in Radial Turbine Optimization (Fixed Term)

The Institute of Advanced Automotive Propulsion Systems (IAAPS) at the University of Bath is recruiting a Research Assistant/Research Associate to undertake research work for a Radial Turbine Optimization project.

Applicants should possess a suitable degree in subject area of direct relevance for the project and have research experience. Applicants must have experience of turbomachinery parametric design optimization using CFD coupled to algorithms in Matlab. Experience of delivery and involvement in major collaborative research programmes would also be highly beneficial. Candidates should be self-motivated and possess project management and technical communication skills.

Salary Starting from £26,715, rising to £39,609 Per Annum, for the duration of the contract and depending on the position offered

Reference CF7032 Closing date Tuesday 17 September 2019

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