Postdoctoral Research Fellow on the EPSRC Programme Grant- Simulation Fidelity

Liverpool John Moores University

3.5 years fixed term

We are seeking an exceptional applicant to join the research project, and to advance the state of the art in aircraft modelling and simulation. You will be highly motivated and able to contribute immediately to the development of capability in the host organisations.

The research involves close collaboration between The University of Liverpool (UoL) and Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU). The project, funded by the EPSRC, offers a unique opportunity to conduct inter-disciplinary research with multi-national partners. Research will be conducted on the University of Liverpool’s HELIFLIGHT-R flight simulator and you will plan and conduct flight simulation trials together with “real-world” flight testing using the National Research Council of Canada’s Bell 412 Advanced Systems Research Aircraft.

This position will be offered on a fixed term contract for a period of 3.5 years, with an expected start date as soon as possible. Candidates are desired from a NATO or NATO partner country (including Turkey, Japan, Romain etc), so that they can be contribute better to this research collaboration.

Informal enquiries may be made to Dr Linghai Lu, Tel. 0151 231 2506, Email:

LJMU is committed to achieving equality of opportunity.

For further information about this vacancy and to apply online please click Apply below.

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