|Salary:||£33,797 per annum|
|Placed On:||23rd August 2019|
|Closes:||15th October 2019|
Please note this post is fixed term until 31/07/2021 and full-time 1.0 FTE
Interview Date: Tuesday 15 October 2019
The University of Lincoln is recruiting a Postdoctoral Research Fellow to join an exciting CERES funded project to develop a new biomaterial product created from industrial co-products such as mushroom waste. These materials have an expected application in biodegradable food packaging. The role offers the opportunity to engage in an academic/commercial collaboration within an ambitious team, to work with novel materials, in terms of both processing and characterisation and to benefit from excellent support to produce and disseminate original research contributions at leading international conferences and in journals.
The Research Fellow is expected to have relevant experience and/or a keen interest in a number of research areas related to the development of a new food grade compostable packaging material made from food co-products such as mushroom waste.
These areas include:
The post holder may be required to help supervise the work of junior researchers.
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