Research Fellow

(80242-117)


Location: Coventry
Salary: £29,799 to £38,833 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed on: 23rd November 2017
Closes: 21st December 2017
Reference: 1702297

Fixed term contract until 30 April 2019

Do you have a strong background in lithium battery chemistry and materials? Are you ready to join a world-leading research group with state-of-the-art facilities?

Using the resources of our Energy Innovation Centre (EIC), you will be doing research on innovative materials for lithium sulphur batteries. The EIC includes a battery pilot line facility able to manufacture a range of lithium ion chemistries as pouch cells. The function of the EIC is to allow manufacturing, characterisation, testing of energy storage at the system level. The pilot line facility is unique within the UK and will allow manufacturing and scientific challenges such as improving energy density, power density, cost, functional safety, reliability and improving lifetime to be addressed for the benefit of industry.

You will possess a good honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject and a doctorate level qualification in a relevant research field.

Full details of the duties and selection criteria for this role are found in the vacancy advert on the University of Warwick jobs page. You will be routed to this when you click on the Apply button below.