Department of Chemistry   University of Oxford

Department of Chemistry Job Adverts

Currently Advertized Jobs:

Athena SWAN

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: Department of Chemistry
Postdoctoral Research Associate in Organic Chemistry  (Professor Edward A. Anderson)
£30,434 - £37,394 p.a.

Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Research Associate to work under the supervision of Prof Edward Anderson on a research project funded by the EPSRC for a period of 2.5 years. The project involves the development of a practical and general metal-catalyzed synthesis of aromatic heterocycles, and the translation of this research to Industrial partners.

Find out more about the Anderson research and group at: Anderson Research .

You should have a PhD in Organic Chemistry, or have submitted your thesis prior to taking up your appointment. You should have extensive technical skill and experience in catalysis and synthetic organic chemistry, on large and small scale and over a breadth of experimental techniques and methods.

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

To apply for this role and for further details, including a job description and selection criteria, please click on the link below: Postdoctoral Research Associate - 119737

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 Friday, 11 September 2015. Only applications received before midday on 11 September 2015 can be considered. Interviews will be held as soon as possible thereafter.

The Department of Chemistry, University of Oxford is an Athena Swan bronze award holder.

Further Details are available for download here: or by e-mail to  quoting reference recruitment@chem.ox.ac.uk.
Application deadline for this post is 11 September 2015
Link to share this job advert
Department of Chemistry
Section: Organic
Postdoctoral Research Associate  (Professor Ben Davis)
Grade 7: £30,434 - £36,309 p.a.

Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Research Assistant to work under the supervision of Professor Ben Davis. Applicants must hold a PhD in Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemical Biology or Immunology (or have submitted a PhD thesis prior to taking up the appointment).

The successful applicant should have knowledge of chemistry and biology that will use methods based on chemical biology to help diagnose and treat tuberculosis. The post will be based in the Chemistry Research Laboratory, Mansfield Road, Oxford, OX1 3TA.

To apply for this role and for further details, including a job description and selction criteria, please click on the following link Postdoctoral Research Associate - 119861. You will be required to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application.

The closing date for applications is 12 noon on 14 September 2015.

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

Further Details are available for download here: or by e-mail to recruitment@chem.ox.ac.uk quoting reference 119861.
Application deadline for this post is 14 September 2015
Link to share this job advert
Department of Chemistry
Section: Organic Chemistry
Postdoctoral Research Assistants (3 Posts)  (Professor Chris Schofield, Darren Dixon, Michael Willis, Martin Smith and Robert Paton))
£30,434 - £37,394 p.a.

Applications are invited for three Postdoctoral Research Associates to work under the supervision of Christopher Schofield, Darren Dixon, Michael Willis, Martin Smith and Robert Paton, on a research project funded by UCB for a fixed-term period of 2 years.

The project involves the development of new synthetic methodologies aiming at introducing chemical groups important to medicinal chemistry on drug-like molecules through late stage C-H activation. Find out more about the supervisors’ research groups at www.chem.ox.ac.uk/.

You should have a PhD in synthetic organic chemistry or a relevant subject area, or have submitted your thesis prior to taking up your appointment. Experience in organometallic or biomimetic catalysis, photocatalysis, or mechanistic analysis will be an asset.

The post will be based in the Chemistry Research Laboratory, Mansfield Road, Oxford, OX1 3TA.

To apply for this role and for further details, including a job description and selection criteria, please click on the following link Postdoctoral Research Assistant - 119948. You will be required to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application.

The closing date for applications is 12 noon on 28 September 2015.

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.

Further Details are available for download here: or by e-mail to recruitment@chem.ox.ac.uk quoting reference 119948.
Application deadline for this post is 28 September 2015
Link to share this job advert
Department of Chemistry
Section: Inorganic Chemistry
Postdoctoral Research Associate  (Professor Dermot O’Hare)
£30,434 - £32,277 per annum

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 for a period of 6 months. The project involves the synthesis and characterisation of novel layered double hydroxide materials.

Find out more about O’Hare research group at Dermot O'Hare Group.

You should either already have a PhD in chemistry or a relevant subject area, or have submitted your thesis prior to taking up the post. You should be able to prepare, characterise and study the properties of layered double hydroxides or be willing to learn new techniques in catalysis, nanomaterials or gas sorption.

The post is for a period of 6 months to cover maternity leave and will be based in the Chemistry Research Laboratory, 12 Mansfield Road, Oxford OX1 3TA.

The post is available from November 2015, or as soon as possible thereafter.

To apply for this role and for further details, including a job description and selection criteria, please click on the link: Postdoctoral Research Associate - 119947

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

The closing date for applications is midday on 30 September 2015. Interviews will be held as soon as possible thereafter.

Only applications received before midday on 30 September 2015 can be considered.

The Department of Chemistry, University of Oxford is an Athena SWAN bronze award holder.

Further Details are available for download here: or by e-mail to recruitment@chem.ox.ac.uk quoting reference 119947.
Application deadline for this post is 30 September 2015
Link to share this job advert
The University of Oxford is an Equal Opportunity employer (03/09/2015)

About this Site, Privacy and Accessibility. © Copyright 1995 - 2012 University of Oxford