Research Associate in Graphene-Metal Composites

The University of Manchester - School of Materials

Closing Date : 02/01/2018
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Duration : until 28 February 2019
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Science & Engineering 
School/Directorate : School of Materials
Division : Materials General 
Hours Per week : Full time
Salary : £31,604 to £38,833 per annum according to experience
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Job Reference : S&E-11079

A postdoctoral Research Associate position is available for an outstanding and ambitious researcher to undertake research in the field of graphene-metal composites, particularly in the analysis of structure/property relationships in these materials.

You must have a PhD or equivalent in physics, chemistry or materials science and engineering. Expertise in the study of metal alloys is essential. As well as having an excellent research track record, you must have good communication, time management and team working skills. You are expected to demonstrate an aptitude for independent research and assist in the supervision of graduate students.

The School is committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN charter for promoting women’s careers in STEMM subjects (science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine) in higher education. The School holds a Bronze Award for their commitment to the representation of women in the workplace and 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 the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Professor Robert Young


General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel: 01618502004

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

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