Research Assistant in Porphyrin Oligomer Chemistry
Department of Chemistry, Chemistry Research Laboratory, Mansfield Road,
Oxford, OX1 3TA
Grade 6: £29,614- £35,326 per annum
Applications are invited for a Research Assistant in Porphyrin Oligomer
Chemistry to work under the supervision of Professor Harry L. Anderson for a
period of up to 12 months. This post is part of an ongoing project on
nanoscale aromaticity and supramolecular electronic materials. The role will
involve synthesising new porphyrin oligomers and investigating their
electrochemistry, NMR, EPR and UV-vis-NIR-IR spectroscopy.
Find out more about the Anderson research and group here.
Applicants must hold a first degree in Chemistry, and at least two years of
research experience in the synthesis and characterisation of metalloporphyrin
oligomers. You will also need to possess sufficient specialist knowledge in
the discipline to work within established research programmes. The ability to
manage own research and administrative activities, excellent communication
skills, and experience of following and adapting protocols and selecting
appropriate experimental methodologies are also essential
The post will be based in the Department of Chemistry, at the Chemistry
Research Laboratory, Mansfield Road, Oxford and is available from 1st April
Applications for this vacancy are to be made online and you will be required
to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application.
Your supporting statement must explain how you meet each of the selection
criteria for the post using examples of your skills and experience.
Certificates, references and research papers should not be provided at this
The closing date for applications is 12.00 midday, Wednesday 1st December
2021, interviews will be held as soon as possible thereafter.
The University of Oxford is a Bronze Athena SWAN holder and the Department of
Chemistry is a Silver award holder. Applications are particularly welcome from
women and black and ethnic minority candidates, who are under-represented in
Chemistry research posts in Oxford.
Contact Person : Vacancy ID : 154734
Contact Phone : Closing Date & Time : 01-Dec-2021 12:00
Contact Email : firstname.lastname@example.org