Solution NMR Technician

£33797 - £40322 per annum
11 Dec 2019
End of advertisement period
10 Jan 2020
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Chemistry
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The Department and role purpose The Department of Chemistry at Durham University seeks to appoint a talented individual to the role of Solution NMR Technician. This post offers an exciting opportunity to make a major contribution to the development of internationally excellent research while allowing you unrivalled opportunities to progress and embed your career in an exciting and progressive institution. For more information on the Department, please visit our webpages at . The University is committed to developing all of our colleagues to achieve their full potential. We promote and maintain an inclusive and supportive environment to ensure that all colleagues can thrive.

The NMR service is extremely well equipped, having seven spectrometers housed in a purpose-built suite. The proton resonance frequencies of the seven spectrometers range from 200 to 700 MHz. The primary objective and priority of the service is to support the research activities within the Department of Chemistry. The Solution NMR service provides analytical support and advice to a wide range of internationally leading research groups spanning synthetic organic and inorganic synthesis, chemical biology, supramolecular and macromolecular chemistry. An overview of research within the Department of Chemistry can be found at: . The Solution NMR service also offers a flexible and responsive service to industry and external stakeholders to develop the impact of our research base outside academia. The NMR service also supports NMR provision for undergraduate M.Chem. research projects and advanced teaching laboratories, thus providing a central research and teaching facility that supports all our research, teaching and impact activities.

This post is full time and fixed term for six months.