Research Fellow in Low Carbon Technologies

Portsmouth, Hampshire (GB)
12 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
12 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Faculty of Technology
Faculty Office - Technology

Research Fellow in Low Carbon Technologies
Employment type:  Fixed-term contract (ending 31 March 2021)
Employment basis:  Full-time
Salary:  £34,520 - £37,706 per annum
Post number:  ZZ004716
Date published:  12 July 2018
Closing date:  12 August 2018
Interview date:  14 August 2018

The University of Portsmouth, as part of Greentech South, has recently been awarded a share in £3.5m of funding from Research England, Connecting Capability Fund to help deliver a national innovation network, Clean Growth UK. We are recruiting for several posts to create our dedicated and passionate team. 
We are looking for a motivated postdoctoral research fellow in low carbon technologies, who will work in collaboration with a team of professionals who will be identifying business opportunities and applying for funding. It will be the post holder’s role to assist in this process and then in the delivery of these projects, by providing the practical research skills necessary to complete tasks, either on behalf of, or in collaboration with business and other academics.
You will be exceptionally organised with a demonstrable ability for delivering projects and tasks on time and to a high standard. You will have a passion for solving problems and developing solutions that have the potential to make positive contributions to society and the environment.
You will draw on relevant and broad, but thorough expertise in technological methods and techniques that can be applied to solving problems and innovating solutions for low carbon/environmental sector business with high-growth/innovation potential.
You will have a thorough knowledge of research for low carbon technologies, within academia and/or industry. We are looking for a highly motivated individual with a PhD in a relevant discipline, preferably with some industrial experience.
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