Marie Sklodowska-Curie Early Stage Researcher - Interfaces in Opto-electronic Thin Film Multilayer Devices

University of Oxford - Department of Physics

A fellowship position is available until 31 August 2019 tenable at Oxford University, on a project entitled “Interfaces in opto-electronic thin film multilayer devices”. The fellowship position will focus on the spectroscopy and development of hybrid metal halide perovskites for photovoltaic applications. Candidates will be employed by the University on a Marie Sklodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network, and will be expected to carry out research in the project areas, participate in training events, engage in collaborative exchanges, and undertake secondments to project partners. A PhD Studentship may be available, but in these circumstances different terms and conditions will apply.

Candidates must possess a good Master's degree in a relevant subject, excellent problem-solving, English-language skills and an aptitude for novel scientific research.

The EC funding provides a salary starting from £31,377 p.a. Actual salary will depend on employer deductions, personal circumstances and the exchange rate applicable to the fellowship. This amount includes an annual living allowance and a mobility allowance (to cover the expenses associated with working in a different country). Under the terms of the EC funding, which aims to promote mobility within the research community, to be eligible for the post you must not have been resident in the UK for more than a total of 12 months in the past 3 years. Persons who have obtained a doctorate or had more than 4 years full time research experience are ineligible. Start date is subject to discussion.

For enquiries contact: Professor L Herz (

You will be required to upload a CV, evidence of how eligibility criteria are met, academic transcripts and the names and contact details of three referees.

Only applications received before 12.00 midday on 25 September 2017 can be considered.

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