Research Associate in Numerical Modelling of Multiphase Shale Gas Flow and Transport

Manchester, Greater Manchester (GB)
£31,604 per annum
24 Aug 2018
End of advertisement period
17 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

A Research Associate position is available for an outstanding and ambitious individual to undertake research in the field of numerical modelling of multiphase flow and transport of shale gas in tight rocks. You must have a PhD or equivalent in one of the following relevant disciplines of engineering where the required numerical competency and skills are excelled:

- Petroleum (Reservoir) Engineering

- Chemical Engineering

- Environmental Engineering

- Hydrology (Groundwater) Engineering

- Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)

You should be capable of working under your own initiative and leading a small research team, so excellent communication and organisational skills are also required.

The School 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 achieve a good work-life balance. We particularly welcome applications from women for this post. 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 the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Dr Masoud Babaei


General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel: 0161 850 2004

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

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