|Salary:||£34,304 (Grade 7) p.a|
|Placed On:||7th January 2022|
|Closes:||7th February 2022|
Applications are invited for the above fixed-term, full-time post working in the Nuclear Futures Institute (NFI) within the School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering at Bangor University.
The project is part of the EPSRC funded project: Enhanced Methodologies for Advanced Nuclear System Safety.
Duties will include supporting research into the modelling of nuclear fuel and nuclear materials including with the use of Monte Carlo physics packages and nuclear fuel performance codes. An experienced modelling researcher is sought, ideally with the experience or desire to also work with experimental methods.
Candidates should possess a PhD in materials science and engineering, physics or a related chemistry/engineering discipline (or be near to completion of their PhD), they will be proficient in the use of C++, Fortran, have excellent communication skills, a track record in peer reviewed publications and a knowledge of nuclear fuels and fusion materials. The appointee will be required to present to industry sponsors including the National Nuclear Laboratory and international partners on a regular basis.
The successful candidate will be expected to commence as soon as possible and the post is available for 18 months in the first instance, extension is dependent on funding.
Applications will only be accepted via our on-line recruitment website, jobs.bangor.ac.uk. However, in cases of access issues due to disability, paper application forms are available by telephoning 01248 383865.
Closing date for applications: 07 February 2022.
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