Research Associate in EPR Spectroscopy

Manchester, United Kingdom
£32,236 to £39,609 per annum
06 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
03 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Location : Brunswick Street, Manchester
Closing Date : 03/10/2018
Salary : £32,236 to £39,609 per annum
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Science & Engineering
Division : Inorganic Chemistry Group
Hours Per week : Full Time
Contract Duration : Available from October 2018 to 31 March 2018

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral researcher in the EPSRC National EPR Research Facility & Service in the School of Chemistry with Profs David Collison and Eric McInnes. The Facility is housed in the state-of-the-art Photon Science Institute. The project is to develop new EPR experiments in the Facility using both pulsed and continuous wave EPR spectroscopy and to support users of the EPR Service.

The post is for 6 months in the first instance starting 1st October 2018; however we expect a further 24 month post extension when funding has been confirmed.

Applicants must have a PhD in an appropriate area of chemistry or physics, ideally with experience of pulsed EPR techniques.

The School of Chemistry is strongly committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN Charter for gender equality in higher education. The School holds a Silver Award which recognises their good practice in relation to gender; including flexible working arrangements, family-friendly policies, and support to allow staff to achieve a good work-life balance. We particularly welcome applications from women for this post, who are currently under-represented at this grade. Appointment will always be made on merit. For further information, please visit

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies

Enquiries about vacancy shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Profs David Collison or Eric McInnes

Email: Tel: +44 (0)161 275 4660

Email: Tel: +44 (0)161 275 4469

General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499


Tel: 0161 850 2004

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date

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