Research Fellow - AR1848ML

University of St Andrews - School of Chemistry

Vacancy Description:
School of Chemistry, Salary: £32,548 - £38,833 per annum, Start Date: As soon as possible, Fixed Term: 10 months in the first instance

(Manufacturing MOFs)

The University of St Andrews is seeking an inorganic or physical chemist, with experience in the synthesis and characterisation of metal-organic frameworks or related materials. Experience in the scale up of synthesis processes will also be an advantage. The position is for 10 months in the first instance and is funded through the EU Horizon 2020. The successful candidate will join the research group of Professor Russell Morris. The project will involve close collaboration with groups across Europe to assess the potential applications of these materials in healthcare related markets.

The successful candidate should have a PhD in chemistry or related subject, ideally with experience of MOF chemistry.

Further information can be obtained informally by contacting Professor Russell Morris

The University is committed to equality for all, demonstrated through our working on diversity awards (ECU Athena SWAN/Race Charters; Carer Positive; LGBT Charter; and Stonewall).  More details can be found at

Closing Date: 3 January 2018

We encourage applicants to apply online at, however if you are unable to do this, please call +44 (0)1334 462571 for an application pack. 

Please quote ref: AR1848ML

The University is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University of St Andrews is a charity registered in Scotland (No SC013532).

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