Research Associate in multi-scale modelling & characterisation of welded powder-formed components – “Design by Science” project

Job Reference : S&E-11198
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing Date : 09/01/2018
Salary : £31,076 to £38,183 per annum
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Science & Engineering
Division :
Hours Per week : full time
Contract Duration : available from 15 February 2018 until 14 July 2019

You will join the Modelling and Simulation Centre (MaSC), which brings together leading numerical modelling expertise in all areas of engineering and materials science. 

The Universities of Manchester and Birmingham are collaborating in a three-year EPSRC-funded project under the “Design by Science” call, applying integrated computational materials engineering (ICME) to welded components made from powder-formed AISI 316L material.

The School of Mechanical, Aerospace & Civil Engineering (MACE) is committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN charter for promoting women’s careers in STEMM subjects (science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine) in higher education. The School received a Bronze Award in 2013 for their commitment to the representation of women in the workplace and we particularly welcome applications from women for this post. Appointment will always be made on merit. For further information, please visit

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: Professor Mike Smith


General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel: 0161 850 2004

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date

Further Particulars


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.