Vice Chancellor’s Research Fellow in Low carbon and sustainable buildings

Oxford, Oxfordshire (GB)
13 Apr 2017
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13 May 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Vice Chancellor’s Research Fellow
Faculty of Technology, Design & Environment
Salary: £33,943 rising annually to £37,075

The Faculty of Technology, Design and Environment at Oxford Brookes University has an international reputation for excellence, innovation and an ambitious desire to be recognised as one of the most exciting places to study in the world. We’re now investing in key areas of research excellence, focusing on Engines and Hybrid Powertrain, and low carbon and sustainable buildings. Which is why we’re inviting exceptional candidates to apply for our inaugural Vice Chancellor’s Research Fellowship. It’s a fantastic opportunity to take the first steps on an independent career, and be part of high-profile research that offers great potential for publication.

As a Research Fellow, it’ll be your role to establish and build an independent research programme with an international reputation. As part of this, you’ll ensure projects achieve their objectives, form and develop collaborations with existing and external researchers will see you generate multi and interdisciplinary research outputs’ writing research outputs for international journals and other quality publications.

We’re looking for academics in the following area:

  • Low carbon and sustainable buildings

This is an exciting opportunity for anyone with a PhD, and a substantial period of postdoctoral (or equivalent) research experience. It’s also a fantastic chance to build and develop your already strong publications track record. In fact, you’ll come to us with a history of writing articles in high-quality peer reviewed journals, and the ability to enhance the research culture of both the department and faculty. Responsible for managing major projects and teams, you’ll also have mentored or supervised junior research staff or students.
For further details on these opportunities, and how to apply, please click the apply button.

Closing Date: 19th May 2017