Research Associate in Advanced Membranes for Air Separation

Job Reference : S&E-12875
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing Date (DD-MM-YYYY) : 12/11/2018
Salary : £32,236 to £39,609 per annum (according to relevant experience)
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Science & Engineering
Division : Materials Chemistry
Hours Per week : Full Time
Contract Duration : 1 December 2018 until 31 November 2021

A postdoctoral Research Associate position is available for an outstanding and ambitious scientist to undertake research on high performance air separation membranes for inerting applications.

You should have a PhD in a physical science or engineering subject. You should have skills in polymer synthesis and characterization and experience in the preparation, characterization and testing of membranes for gas separation.

The School of Chemistry is strongly committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN Charter for gender equality in higher education.  The School holds a Silver Award which recognises their good practice in relation to gender; including flexible working arrangements, family-friendly policies, and support to allow staff to achieve a good work-life balance.  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 vacancy shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Professor Peter Budd


Technical support:


Tel:      0161 850 2004

General enquiries:


Tel:      0161 275 4499

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

Further Particulars and Job Description


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