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Position: Research Associate/Fellow (fixed term)
Institution: University of Nottingham
Department: Physical Chemistry
Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Duties: Undertake original research of international excellence. Develop research objectives and proposals for own and/or collaborative research area. Prepare papers for publication in leading journals and/or contribute to the dissemination at national/international conferences, workshops and meetings resulting in successful research outputs
Requirements: A PhD, or equivalent in applied mathematics, or a relevant branch of engineering/physics/chemistry. Expert knowledge of modelling and numerical methods for flow and transport problems in porous media Background knowledge in two or more of the following areas: Multiscale modelling; Lattice Boltzmann Method; Direct Pore-scale Simulations; Reactive transport; Finite Elements or Finite Volumes; Mineral dissolution kinetics. Excellent communication and organisational skills. Good publication track record in peer-reviewed journals commensurate with the stage of career. The ability to work independently and as part of a multidisciplinary and multicultural team. Networking, actively engaging with and valuing other areas and diverse groups. Experience in co-supervision and coordination of masters and PhD level students
   
Text: Search Research Associate/Fellow (fixed term) Reference SCI245518 Closing Date Wednesday, 29th August 2018 Job Type Research Department Physical Chemistry Salary £26495 to £38833 per annum, depending on skills and experience (minimum £29799 with relevant PhD). Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance We are seeking to recruit a highly motivated and enthusiastic Postdoctoral Research Associate/Fellow within the research groups of Dr. Bagus Muljadi in the Faculty of Engineering and Dr. Veerle Vandeginste in the School of Chemistry. The successful candidate, whose expertise lies in computational modelling of flow through porous media, will work on the NERC-ESRC funded project entitled "An integrated assessment of UK Shale resource distribution based on fundamental analyses of shale mechanical and fluid properties". We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with significant skills and experience in numerical flow simulation in porous media, with particular emphasis on multi-scale model development. Additional experience in reactive transport modelling and laboratory fluid-rock chemical interaction experiments will be preferred. The successful candidate will carry out duties to the highest standard and will: Undertake original research of international excellence. Develop research objectives and proposals for own and/or collaborative research area. Prepare papers for publication in leading journals and/or contribute to the dissemination at national/international conferences, workshops and meetings resulting in successful research outputs. Candidates must have: A PhD, or equivalent in applied mathematics, or a relevant branch of engineering/physics/chemistry. Expert knowledge of modelling and numerical methods for flow and transport problems in porous media Background knowledge in two or more of the following areas: Multiscale modelling Lattice Boltzmann Method Direct Pore-scale Simulations Reactive transport Finite Elements or Finite Volumes Mineral dissolution kinetics Excellent communication and organisational skills. Good publication track record in peer-reviewed journals commensurate with the stage of career. The ability to work independently and as part of a multidisciplinary and multicultural team. Networking, actively engaging with and valuing other areas and diverse groups. Experience in co-supervision and coordination of masters and PhD level students This full-time position is available from 1 October 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter, and is offered on a fixed-term contract for a period of 17 months. The School values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.The School of Chemistry holds a Silver Athena SWAN Award in recognition of our commitment to advancing women's careers in science. You can read more about what this means athttps://www.ecu.ac.uk/equality-charters/athena-swan/ and on our website http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/chemistry/about/athena-swan.aspx Informal enquiries may be addressed to Carly Dellar, tel: XXXX or email carly.dellar@nottingham.ac.uk. Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted. The University of Nottingham is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
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