Imperial College London -Department of Chemical Engineering, Faculty of
Salary Range: £32,100 - £40,720 per annum
Fixed term appointment for up to 18 months
A Research Associate position is available to carry out research in the area
of Molecular Systems Engineering, as part of a collaborative project with
Dynamic Extraction, a technology company, and Novartis, a leading
pharmaceutical company. The objective of the project is to develop a
methodology for the design of separation solvents. This will require the
development of advanced thermodynamic models (using the SAFT equation of
state) and of solvent design algorithms. The post is funded by the UK
Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council and the Technology
Strategy Board. The post holder will join a large team of postdoctoral
researchers and PhD students working in related areas and will work closely
with Prof Claire Adjiman, Prof Amparo Galindo and Prof George Jackson.
Expertise in thermodynamic modelling and/or molecular design is required.
You should have a PhD (or equivalent) in chemical engineering, chemistry or
related subject. The post is available for up to 18 months starting in March
Our preferred method of application is online via our website
http://www3.imperial.ac.uk/employment (please select “Job Search” then enter
the job title or vacancy reference number EN20130003AS into “Keywords”).
Please complete and upload an application form as directed.
Should you have any queries, please contact Cristina Romano
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Closing date for applications: 22 January 2013