Research Fellow in Battery Management

United Kingdom
Jul 06, 2018
Aug 06, 2018
Organization Type
University and College
Full Time
You will join one of the UK’s most dynamic centres for engineering and environmental research and education rated number one for research power in REF2014.  The University is a leading members of the Faraday Institution (, the UK’s independent institute for electrochemical energy storage science and technology. We have an excellent record of collaborative research with industry and academic institutions in the UK and abroad. The Faculty hosts the EPRSRC Centre for Doctoral Training on Energy Storage and its Applications which is run jointly with the University of Sheffield ( You will have the opportunity to work with a multidisciplinary team from Engineering and Chemistry.

Candidates must hold a PhD or equivalent professional qualifications and experience in Engineering or Physics. The successful candidate will be able to evidence their capability in control engineering and power electronics as well as experience in building electronics hardware circuits using FPGAs. The use of software packages such as Matlab/Simulink would be desirable.

Applications for Research Fellow positions will be considered from candidates who are working towards or nearing completion of a relevant PhD qualification. The title of Research Fellow will be applied upon successful completion of the PhD. Prior to the qualification being awarded, the title of Senior Research Assistant will be assigned.

The University of Southampton is an institution in the top one per cent of world universities* and one of the UK’s top 15 research-intensive universities.  We have an international reputation for research, teaching and enterprise.  

You will join a leading Engineering Faculty with an excellent record of collaborative research with industry and academic institutions in the UK and abroad.  In September 2013 an Athena SWAN Bronze award was received in recognition of our continued commitment to improving equality for women in science and engineering.

The Faculty offers exceptional research facilities in the areas of fluids, structures and their interactions, including a new world-class fluid dynamics facilities complex in the Boldrewood Engineering Campus, complete with a 138m towing tank. 

Application procedure:

You should submit your completed online application form at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Georgie Warren (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 7749. Please quote reference 1031118BX on all correspondence.

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated in the job advert.

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