Research Fellow

University of Nottingham - Inorganic Chemistry

Location: Jubilee Campus
Salary: £28,982 to £37,768 per annum, depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.

This is a highly interdisciplinary post focussed upon the green and sustainable chemical synthesis of a library of new innocuous gelators that can be used in 3D printing formulations. The project will be directed by Professor David B. Amabilino.  

Candidates should have an honours degree (or equivalent) in Chemistry and have completed a relevant doctorate (PhD thesis). In addition, candidates should have proven ability in innovative and effective experimental research in the areas of synthetic organic chemistry and stereochemistry. Demonstrable hands-on experience of organic molecule preparation and characterisation are essential, experience and knowledge of molecular gelators would be an advantage. Good communication skills, the ability to collaborate effectively with senior and junior colleagues and the ability to interact closely with external collaborators are essential.

This post is available immediately and will be offered on a fixed-term contract for a period of 12 months.

Further particulars about the research environment are available at

The School values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to David Chambers-Asman, email Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

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