Postdoctoral Research Fellow

University of Exeter

United Kingdom

October 5, 2022

Description

Job details

Job reference

P84322

Date posted

07/09/2022

Application closing date

05/10/2022

Location

Exeter

Salary

The starting salary will be from £37,474 on Grade F, depending on qualifications and experience

Package

Generous holiday allowances, flexible working, pension scheme and relocation package (if applicable).

Contractual hours

36.5

Basis

Full-time

Job category/type

Research

Attachments

P84322 JD.pdf
Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Job description

Faculty of Environment, Science and Economy

This full-time, fixed term post is available from 1st of November 2022 for 32 months and offers the opportunity for flexible working hours.

The post

The Faculty wishes to recruit a Postdoctoral Research Fellow to support the work of Prof Lars Johanning on a research project funded by Horizon Europe, as part of a wave energy demonstration project that aims towards pre-commercial research investigating the dynamic loading, motion response, and fatigue behaviour of mooring systems. The project is an interdisciplinary, cross- country collaboration with leading industry partners in the commercialisation of wave energy.

About you

Applicants will possess a PhD (or equivalent qualification/experience in a related field of study) in a relevant research area and be able to demonstrate sufficient knowledge in mooring design and analysis, as well as an appreciation of the research methods and techniques to work on a field demonstration research programme.

The successful applicant will be a nationally recognised authority in ocean engineering or offshore renewable energy, with skills in fluid dynamics and mooring design/analysis; and be able to work collaboratively, supervise the work of others and act as team leader as required. The successful applicant will also be able to present information on research progress and outcomes, and be able to develop research programmes and methodologies.

Please ensure you read the Job Description and Person Specification for full details of this role by clicking on the attachment.

What we can offer you

  • Freedom (and the support) to pursue your intellectual interests and to work creatively across disciplines to produce internationally exciting research;
  • Support teams that understand the University wide research and teaching goals and partner with our academics accordingly
  • An Innovation, Impact and Business directorate that works closely with our academics providing specialist support for external engagement and development
  • Our Exeter Academic initiative supporting high performing academics to achieve their potential and develop their career

  • A multitude of staff benefits including sector leading benefits around maternity, adoption and shared parental leave (up to 26 weeks full pay), Paternity leave (up to 6 weeks full pay), and a new Fertility Treatment Policy

  • A beautiful campus set in the heart of stunning Devon.

  • The University of Exeter

    We are a member of the prestigious Russell Group of research-intensive universities and in the top 150 universities in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022 and QS World University Ranking 2022). We combine world-class teaching with world-class research, achieving a Gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework Award 2017.

    Our research income in recent years means we're the fastest growing UK Research University with some of the world's most influential scientists, and we seek to answer some of the most fundamental issues facing humankind today through this. 98% of our research is of international quality (2014 Research Excellence Framework). We encourage proactive engagement with industry, business and community partners to enhance the impact of research and education and improve the employability of our students. Read about our world leading research – Green Futures and how we are transforming education for a changing world. We are located in a beautiful part of the country and Exeter (a fast growing tech hub) is one of only a few UK cities to have been designated as a UNESCO Creative City

    Our Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Commitment

    With over 27,000 students and 6,400 staff from 180 different countries we offer a diverse and engaging environment where our diversity is celebrated and valued as a major strength. We are committed to creating an inclusive culture where all members of our community are supported to thrive; where diverse voices are heard through our engagement with evidence-based charter frameworks for gender (Athena SWAN), race equality (Race Equality Charter Mark), LGBTQ+ inclusion (Stonewall Diversity Champion) and as a Disability Confident employer. Whilst all applicants will be judged on merit alone, we particularly welcome applications from groups currently underrepresented within our working community. Reasonable adjustments are available for interviews and workplaces.

    For further information please contact Professor Lars Johanning (l.johanning@exeter.ac.uk, 01326 253730).

    The closing date for applications is 5th of October 2022 with interviews taking place week commencing 10th of October 2022.

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    The University of Exeter is a public university that focuses on research. It was established in the year 1955. In 1851, it was first formed as Schools of Science and Art. In 1900, its name was then changed to the...