|Salary:||£30,395 to £39,609 with potential progression once in post to £42,036 a year|
|Placed On:||21st February 2019|
|Closes:||24th March 2019|
Fixed Term – up to 12 months
Full time starting salary is normally in the range £30,395 to £39,609. With potential progression once in post to £42,036 a year.
Based in the Edgbaston campus, the postholder will lead the last stage of the existing EPSRC project RRAH19190 EP/N021746/1 and will plan and prepare for the new EPSRC proposed Project EP/S031596/1. The main task for the postholder is to conduct and complete the engine emission testing using the EU new engine testing protocol/driving cycle (namely WLTC) with potential capability of RDE testing based on the upgraded AVL PUMA system (to be upgraded during the year).
The postholder’s duties will include planning and developing research contributions to the subject area using methodologies, critical evaluations, interpretations, analyses and other appropriate techniques through correct interpretation of the project objectives. They will propose and contribute to the development of research techniques, models and methods in collaboration with colleagues; contribute to writing bids for research funding; analyse and interpret data and generate ideas based on outcomes; and coordinate with industrial partners and suppliers.
The postholder will be expected to achieve agreed research objectives/targets in a timely manner, involving ‘hands-on’ implementation of the research plan in general. They will present/disseminate research findings using appropriate and effective media such as publication, research seminars etc, involving the preparation of research reports and technical papers. They will also supervise students on research related work, provide guidance to PhD students where appropriate and contribute to developing new models, techniques and methods.
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Closing date: 24 March 2019 Reference: 54851
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