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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: Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
Postdoctoral Research Associate in Laser Spectroscopy applied to Human Physiology  (Professor Grant Ritchie)
Grade 7: 31,076 - 38,183 p.a.

Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Research Associate in Laser Spectroscopy applied to Human Physiology to work under the supervision of Professor Grant Ritchie on a research project funded by the Wellcome Trust for a period of 12 months.

The project involves developing a mid-infrared cavity enhanced absorption spectrometer for detecting exhaled nitric oxide in breath with a time resolution of 10 ms and using this device in a small-scale clinical trial. Find out more about the Ritchie research group at: http://ritchie.chem.ox.ac.uk//.

You should have a PhD in physical chemistry, optical/laser/molecular physics or a related area, or have submitted your thesis prior to taking up your appointment.

The ideal candidate should have expertise in laser spectroscopy, particularly with diodes and/or quantum cascade lasers, and be willing to apply this experience to studies of physiological interest. The role will include aspects of instrument design and development, as well as interacting with clinicians and members of the public.

The post will be based in the Physical and Theoretical Chemistry Laboratory, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3QZ.

The start date of the post is as soon as possible.

To apply for this role and for further details, including a job description and selection criteria, please click on the following link Postdoctoral Research Associate - 128958.

Only applications received by 12.00 midday on 12 June 2017 can be considered.

The University of Oxford and Department of Chemistry are Athena SWAN Silver Award holders.

Further Details are available for download here: or by e-mail to recruitment@chem.ox.ac.uk quoting reference 128958.
Application deadline for this post is 12 June 2017
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Department of Chemistry
Section: Organic Chemistry
Postdoctoral Research Associate - 18F Radiochemistry  (Professor Veronique Gouverneur)
Grade 7: 31,076 - 38,183 p.a.

Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Research Associate to work under the supervision of Professor Veronique Gouverneur on a research project funded for a fixed-term period of 24 months. The project will consist of developing methodologies towards the development of 18F-labeled molecules to facilitate drug discovery. You will have the opportunity to either apply known methodologies or develop new radiochemistry using the radioisotope 18F.

Find out more about the research group at: http://users.ox.ac.uk/~vgweb/

You should have a PhD in Chemistry or a related area (or have submitted your thesis prior to taking up your appointment). Expertise in the organic chemistry, catalsys is essential.

Duties will include managing own academic research and administrative activities. This involves small-scale project management, to co-ordinate multiple aspects of research. You will also adapt existing and develop new scientific techniques and experimental protocols.

The post will be based in the Chemistry Research Laboratory, Mansfield Road, Oxford, OX1 3TA and is available from 1 July 2017.

To apply for this role and for further details, including a job description and selection criteria, please click on the following link Postdoctoral Research Associate - 128957. Only applications received by 12.00 noon on 14 June 2017 can be considered. The University of Oxford and Department of Chemistry are Athena SWAN Silver Award holders.

Further Details are available for download here: or by e-mail to recruitment@chem.ox.ac.uk quoting reference 128957.
Application deadline for this post is 14 June 2017
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Department of Chemistry
Section: Inorganic Chemistry
Postdoctoral Research Associate in Electrochemistry/Diagnostics  (Professor Jason Davis)
Grade 7: 31,076 - 33,943 p.a.

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 Oxford Impedance Diagnostics for a period of 12 months. The project involves the development and utilisation of advanced electroanalytical and surface chemical methods in establishing potent multimarker diagnostic assays.

Find out more about the Davis research and group at: Davis Research

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 spectroscopic methods and have a strong background in electroanalysis, including impedance/capacitance. 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 & 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.

To apply for this role and for further details, including a job description and selection criteria, please click on the following link : Postdoctoral Research Associate - 129115

The closing date for applications is 12.00 midday, 23 June 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.

Further Details are available for download here: or by e-mail to recruitment@chem.ox.ac.uk quoting reference 129115.
Application deadline for this post is 23 June 2017
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