This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious graduate with the ability and confidence to manage a Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) project with INOV-8 UK.
The University of Manchester and INOV-8 are looking to recruit a Materials Engineer to undertake this 33 month project which has an overall aim of developing nano-composite materials for sportswear applications.
The position will provide you with a unique opportunity to work with state of the art nano-composite materials for application sportswear.
Candidates will require a PhD Degree (or equivalent) in Materials Science, Engineering, Chemistry or related disciplines. Additional research experience in graphene and related materials and/or rubber and other elastic polymer materials is desirable.
This post is funded through a Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) award, a UK Government scheme intended to promote sustained and mutually beneficial relationships between universities and industry.
Based at INOV-8 in Staveley, Cumbria, you will work directly with supervisors from both the University and INOV-8 and will use the facilities and resources of both organisations.
As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status. All appointments are made on merit.
Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies.
Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:
Name: Aravind Vijayaraghavan
Tel: 0161 275 4499
Tel: 01565 818 234
This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date