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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: Organic Chemistry
Laboratory Manager (Maternity Cover)  (Professor Ben Davis)
Grade 7: £30,434 - £37,394 p.a.

Applications are invited for a Laboratory Manager position. This role is responsible for the management of the laboratories for Professor Ben Davis’ research group, ensuring the laboratory is fully functional at all times. The post-holder will provide advice and support to the group on equipment, experiments, funding, travel expenses and have responsibility for health and safety of the laboratory. Extensive experience of laboratory management is required. Find out more about the Davis Group at http://users.ox.ac.uk/~dplb0149/.

You must hold a Bachelor's degree in Chemistry or a related area, or equivalent experience. 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 Laboratory Manager - 119117. 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 10 July 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 119117.
Application deadline for this post is 10 July 2015
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Department of Chemistry
Section: Organic
Marie Curie Experienced Researcher (RADIOMI)  (Professor Veronique Gouverneur)
From £ 50,827 p.a

A fellowship position is available for a period of twelve months, tenable at Oxford University, on a project entitled “Radiolabeled macromolecules for microdosing studies with improved [18F]synthon chemistry. Cyclic carbonates as generic precursors for fluorine-18 labelling”. The successful candidate will be employed by the University on a Marie Curie Initial Training Network (ITN), produce high quality science suitable for publication in peer-reviewed journals, present new data at RADIOMI and other international meetings.

Candidates must possess at least MSc degree in a relevant subject, and have experience with synthetic organic chemistry and familiarity with the standard laboratory analytical and spectroscopic techniques used in organic synthesis. They should be willing to learn radiochemistry, new techniques and apply them in an interdisciplinary research environment, continuously improving both their technical and theoretical knowledge. There is no knowledge to nationality. The ER must not have been resident in the UK for more than 12 months in the past 36 months. At the time of recruitment,the ER must be in possession of a doctoral degree or have at least 4 years of full time equivalent research experience. He /She must have less than 5 years of full time equivalent research experience

The start date is subject to discussion; the latest possible date is 1 October 2015.

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 link below: Marie Curie Experienced Researcher(RADIOMI) 118841 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 noon on the 15 July 2015.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 recruitment@chem.ox.ac.uk quoting reference 118841.
Application deadline for this post is 15 July 2015
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Department of Chemistry
Section: Organic
Marie Curie Researcher (ESR) - RADIOMI  (Professor Veronique Gouveneur)
from £35,000 p.a

A fellowship position is available for a period of seven months, tenable at Oxford University, on a project entitled “18F-radiolabeling of Arenes and Heteroarenes”. The successful candidate will be employed by the University on a Marie Curie Initial Training Network (ITN), and will be expected to conduct complex experiments and scientific analysis, and also contribute to the development of new techniques and reporting of results.

Candidates must possess a good degree in a relevant subject and should have experience in synthetic organic chemistry and familiarity with the standard laboratory analytical and spectroscopic techniques used in organic synthesis. They should be willing to learn radiochemistry, new techniques and apply them in an interdisciplinary research environment, continuously improving both their technical and theoretical knowledge. Good verbal and written communication skills in English are required

Under the terms of the EC funding, which aims to promote mobility within the research community, to be eligible for the post the candidate must not have been resident in the UK for more than a total of 12 months in the past three years. There is no restriction on nationality. Persons who have obtained a doctorate or have more than 4 years full time research experience are ineligible.

The start date is subject to discussion; the latest possible date is 1 October 2015.

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 link below: Marie Curie Researcher(RADIOMI) 118842 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 noon on the 15 July 2015.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 recruitment@chem.ox.ac.uk quoting reference 118842.
Application deadline for this post is 15 July 2015
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Department of Chemistry
Section: Chemistry
Building Manager  (Chemistry Facilities Manager)
£30,434 - £37,394 p.a.with a discretionary range to £40,847

The Department of Chemistry is looking for a Building Manager to manage primarily the Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory, and provide support to other Chemistry buildings. You will be responsible for the day-to-day aspects of building management and maintenance as well as facilities and laboratory services provision. You will have supervision of technical personnel, with responsibility for their personnel management, training and development, as well as “hands on” participation in technical tasks and building management as required to ensure a safe, efficient, productive and high quality research and teaching environment.

Your experience will include managing complex buildings with a team of employees, excellent communications skills and an HNC (or equivalent) in a related subject. You will be able to prioritise tasks and respond to differing needs, ensuring all work is carried out safely within time and budget limitations. On call is a requirement for this role and will be paid as an additional annual on call allowance circa £2,100 - £2,200.

The post will be based in the Department of Chemistry, South Parks Road, Oxford.

To apply for this role and for further details, including a job description and selection criteria, please click on the following link Building Manager - 118873.

The vacancy will close at 12.00 midday on 17 July 2015.

The University of Oxford and Department of Chemistry are Athena SWAN Bronze Award holders. Further particulars will be made available in large print, audio, or other formats on request by a disabled applicant.

Further Details are available for download here: or by e-mail to recruitment@chem.ox.ac.uk quoting reference 118873.
Application deadline for this post is 17 July 2015
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Department of Chemistry
Section: Chemistry
Personal Assistant - Part time (18.25 hrs)  (Professor David Logan)
£20,781 - £24,057 p.a. (pro rata)

The Department of Chemistry is looking for a Part-time Personal Assistant to the Coulson Professor of Theoretical Chemistry, to provide a confidential secretarial and administrative support to Professor Logan and provide secretarial support to academic staff members of the Theoretical Chemistry Group.

You will have previous secretarial experience, including experience of diary management, coordination of travel itineraries and be able to demonstrate strong problem solving abilities.

You will be responsible for all aspects of meeting preparation including arranging rooms and facilities, setting agendas and preparing papers.

You will have good communication skills with the ability to work with a wide range of people at all levels and have previous experience of working both independently and as part of a team in a busy academic environment.

Strong IT skills including Microsoft Work, Excel, Powerpoint and Outlook are essential along with fast and accurate typing skills.

The University of Oxford and Department of Chemistry are Athena SWAN Bronze Award holders. Further particulars will be made available in large print, audio, or other formats on request by a disabled applicant.

This is a permanent, part time post working 18.25 hours per week (0.5 FTE).

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online.

To apply for this role and for further details, including a job description and selection criteria, please click on the following link Part-time Personal Assistant - 119055. The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Wednesday 22 July 2015.

Further Details are available for download here: or by e-mail to recruitment@chem.ox.ac.uk quoting reference 119055.
Application deadline for this post is 22 July 2015
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Department of Chemistry
Section: Organic Chemistry
Postdoctoral Research Associate in Organic Synthesis  (Professor Harry Anderson)
£30,434 - £37,394 p.a

Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Research Associates to work under the supervision of Professor Harry Anderson FRS (Department of Chemistry), Professor I Davis (Department of Biochemistry) and Professor Eggeling (Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine) on a project funded by the Wellcome Trust for a period of 30 months. The aim of the project is to create new fluorescent dyes for super-resolution optical microscopy.

Find out more about the research group at Professor Harry Anderson.

You should either already have a PhD in Chemistry, or have submitted your thesis prior to taking up the post.

Experience in organic chemistry and synthesis is essential.

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 Associate - 119054.

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 24 July 2015. Only applications received before midday on 24 July can be considered.

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 119054.
Application deadline for this post is 24 July 2015
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Department of Chemistry
Section: Chemistry
Part-time Graduate Studies Assistant (22 hours per week)  (Dr Nicholas Green)
£20,781 - £24,057 p.a. (pro rata)

The Department of Chemistry is looking for an Graduate Studies Administration Assistant to provide clerical support to the Graduate Studies Administrator who is responsible for administering the Departments graduate research and taught degrees.

You will be responsible for providing administrative support, responding to general graduate admissions enquiries, assisting with the admission process and maintaining student records during their course. You will also be required to deal with any matters that arise during the year involving graduate courses and have an overview of current graduate studies matters.

You will have previous secretarial experience, accurate typing skills, and have previous experience of working in an office environment.

You will be educated to A-Level standard or equivalent and have excellent communication skills both written and spoken and be able to communicate with a broad range of people.

You will have good IT skills including MS Office, the internet, databases and typing skills and have the ability to learn new IT systems as necessary.

The post will be based in the Department of Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory, South Parks Road, Oxford.

The University of Oxford and Department of Chemistry are Athena SWAN Bronze Award holders. Further particulars will be made available in large print, audio, or other formats on request by a disabled applicant.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online.

To apply for this role and for further details, including a job description and selection criteria, please click on the following link Part-time Graduate Studies Assistant - 119093. The vacancy will close at midday on 24 July 2015.

Further Details are available for download here: or by e-mail to recruitment@chem.ox.ac.uk quoting reference 119093.
Application deadline for this post is 24 July 2015
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Department of Chemistry
Section: Chemistry
Undergraduate Studies Adminisration Assistant  (Dr Nicholas Green)
Grade 4: £20,781 - £24,057 p.a.

The Department of Chemistry is looking for an Undergraduate Studies Administration Assistant to provide clerical support to the Undergraduate Studies Administrator who is responsible for administering the Departments undergraduate programme.

You will be responsible for responding to general undergraduate admissions enquiries, assisting with the admission and examination process, the timetabling of lectures and processing the applications for Visiting Students.

You will be required to support the Undergraduate Studies Administrator especially during peak times.

You will work well in a team, and be able to communicate with people at all levels including students, their parents and academics.

You will have good IT skills including MS Office and Outlook as well as an understanding of updating and maintaining websites and databases.

The post will be based in the Department of Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory, South Parks Road, Oxford. The University of Oxford and Department of Chemistry are Athena SWAN Bronze Award holders. Further particulars will be made available in large print, audio, or other formats on request by a disabled applicant.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online.

To apply for this role and for further details, including a job description and selection criteria, please click on the following link Undergraduate Studies Administration Assistant - 119126. The vacancy will close at midday on 28 July 2015.

Further Details are available for download here: or by e-mail to recruitment@chem.ox.ac.uk quoting reference 119126.
Application deadline for this post is 28 July 2015
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