Research Associate, Laser Chemistry, Spectroscopy and Dynamics Group in the School of Chemistry

Location
United Kingdom
Posted
Oct 10, 2016
Closes
Nov 14, 2016
Organization Type
University and College
Hours
Full Time
Applications are invited for an EPSRC funded research associate role with Dr Tom Oliver in the Laser Chemistry, Spectroscopy and Dynamics Group in the School of Chemistry at the University of Bristol. This project involves a close collaboration with Dr Mike Jones in the School of Biochemistry. The appointee will use state-of-the-art multidimensional optical spectroscopies to explore inter-pigment electronic energy transfer dynamics in bacterial reaction centres.

Applicants should have, or be about to graduate with a Ph.D. in Chemistry, Chemical Physics, or a related discipline. Candidates should have proven experience with at least some of the following: laser spectroscopy, ultrafast laser technology and non-linear optics.

This 1 year position is available from 1st January 2017.

The research associate will also be expected to assist in supervising PhD students in the research group of Dr. Tom Oliver. Further details are available at www.taaoliver.com and www.bristoldynamics.com. Informal enquiries may be addressed to: tom.oliver@bristol.ac.uk