|Salary:||£30,395 to £39,609|
|Placed On:||21st June 2019|
|Closes:||21st July 2019|
Fixed Term – up to 24 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.
This post will be directly linked to the National Buried Infrastructure Facility (NBIF) (https://www.birmingham.ac.uk/research/activity/ukcric/national-buried-infrastructure-facility.aspx),which is part of the national UK Collaboratorium for Research on Infrastructure and Cities, a Government funded, multi-university capital investment programme (UKCRIC, http://www.ukcric.com/ ).
The successful applicant will be based in the Department of Civil Engineering (part of the School of Engineering), and will work within a world-leading research group with extensive academic collaborations, thereby gaining a rounded experience. This Research Fellow post forms a key part of the business plan for the development of NBIF and the post-holder will therefore be expected to work collaboratively with academics at Birmingham and with industrial partners. There are four main areas of focus:
Working with academics to help commission NBIF and produce its operational procedures, the postholder will help design suitable commissioning tests for NBIF and incorporate appropriate instrumentation. They will conduct experiments within NBIF, contribute to writing research bids, analyse and interpret research findings and results, and contribute to publications. Alongside the primary focus of the position, the post-holder will be expected to engage with other research projects within the School and contribute to the success of the School through a range of activities such as teaching, open days and industry engagement and external events.
Skills and Experience Required:
Informal enquiries: Professor David Chapman firstname.lastname@example.org 0121 414 5150
Closing date: 21 July 2019 Reference: 81434
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