Research Assistant in Low Carbon Technologies
Research Assistant in Low Carbon Technologies - fixed term to September 2020
Contract Type Fixed Term
Hours Full Time
Job Type Research
Salary £32,548 - £38,833 per annum
Vacancy Type Academic / Research Vacancies
Closing Date 19/04/2018
Ref No 2230
The Faculty of Engineering & Technology seeks to appoint a Research Assistant in Low Carbon Technologies within the Low Carbon Lancashire Innovation team.
The Low Carbon Lancashire Innovation project (LoCal-i) is a business support project, part funded by the European Regional Development Fund. You will work on scientific insights into energy management, renewable energy, energy efficiency, low carbon technologies and low carbon design and planning. You will be involved in the development of business-university collaborations leading to tangible outcomes in the delivery of the ERDF LoCal-i project’s contractual commitments.
Key to this role will be previous advanced academic research with relevance to actual industrial environments in the subject areas named above. Furthermore, you should have new and innovative approaches relating to the needs of local SMEs and the low carbon economy agenda for the Lancashire Region and UK.
In addition, you will also be involved in raising the profile and promoting the activities of the project across the Lancashire Region, supporting the implementation of targeted marketing campaigns and planning and attending key events, seminars and networking opportunities.
Subject to approval from the funding body, this is a fixed term position up to September 2020.
Please note all of our vacancies will be closed to applications at midnight on the advertised closing date, unless otherwise stated.