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The University of Oxford and the Department of Chemistry are Athena SWAN bronze award holders.

Applications are particularly welcome from women and black and ethnic minority candidates, who are under-represented in Chemistry research posts in Oxford.

Find out more about the Department of Chemistry's plans to obtain Athena SWAN recognition.

Athena SWAN

 
Department of Chemistry
Section: Inorganic Chemistry
Postdoctoral Research Associate  (Professor Dermot O’Hare )
Grade 7: £31,604 - £38,833 p.a

Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Research Associate to work under the supervision of Professor Dermot O’Hare on a research project funded by SCG Chemicals Co. Ltd, Thailand for a period of up to 24 months. The project involves the development of new air- and moisture sensitive hybrid materials based on layered double hydroxides and their use in slurry phase polymerisation of ethylene.

Main duties include managing own academic research and administrative activities. This involves small scale project management, to co-ordinate multiple aspects of work to meet deadlines as well as analysing scientific data from a variety of sources.

Find out more about the O’Hare research and group at: O’Hare Research.

Applicants must hold a PhD in Organometallic, Inorganic or Polymer Chemistry or have submitted your thesis prior to taking up your appointment. You must have experience in Schlenk line chemistry; synthesis of inorganic materials or polymerisation catalysis; and in characterisation of macromolecular compounds or solid state materials.

The post will be based in the Department of Chemistry, 12 Mansfield Road, OX1 3TA and is available as soon as possible.

You will be required to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application.

To apply for this role and for further details, including a job description and selection criteria, please click on the link : Postdoctoral Research Associate - 132571

The closing date for applications is 12.00 midday, Friday, 19 January 2018. 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.

Further Details are available for download here: or by e-mail to  quoting reference 132571.
Application deadline for this post is 19 January 2018
The University of Oxford is an Equal Opportunity employer (20/06/2018)

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