United Kingdom

Position type:

Full time


£29,799 to £38,832

03 Jan 2018
08 Feb 2018

Full details:

Reference number: BIR-58503

Job Purpose

A 3-year Postdoctoral Research Associate position is available in the School of Mathematics at Birmingham to lead challenging research into theoretical and modelling aspects of Additive Manufacturing as part of a Programme Grant involving 3 universities and 8 industrial partners.


Person Specification

Essential criteria:

  • PhD or equivalent with a mathematical modelling component.
  • Research expertise in mathematical modelling of fluid mechanical and thermodynamic processes. Ability to initiate, develop and deliver high quality research and to publish in peer-reviewed journals.
  • Evidence of quality research output from experienced candidates or strong research potential from less experienced candidates.
  • Good effective communication (oral and written) skills, presentation and training skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team on research programmes.


Desirable requirements:

  • Some experience of computational simulation.
  • Expertise in free surface flows and thermodynamics.
  • Ability to initiate, plan organise, implement and deliver programmes of work to tight deadlines.


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