Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Research Associate in Electrochemistry/Diagnostics to work under the supervision of Professor Jason Davis on a research project funded by Osler for a period of 12 months. The project involves the design, characterisation and utilisation of non-fouling receptive interfaces conducive to diagnostic assays.
Find out more about the Davis research and group at: www.jjdgroup.co.uk
You should have a PhD in chemistry or a relevant subject area, or have submitted your thesis prior to taking up your appointment. You should be familiar with surface chemical and advanced spectroscopic methods. Experience in SPR and/or electroanalysis would be beneficial. You will be expected to manage your own academic research and administrative activities, to supervise other team activities where asked and to coordinate work to meet specified deadlines.
The post will be based in the Physical and Theoretical Chemistry, South Parks Road OX1 3QZ and is available immediately.
You will be required to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application.
The closing date for applications is 12.00 midday on Wednesday 16 August 2017. Interviews will be held as soon as possible thereafter.
The University of Oxford and the Department of Chemistry are Athena SWAN Silver award holders. Applications are particularly welcome from women and black and ethnic minority candidates, who are under-represented in Chemistry research posts in Oxford.