Research Fellow in Microalgal Biotechnology

University of Leeds


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Are you an skilled and impressive researcher searching for your subsequent problem in an instructional profession? Do you could have a background in algal primarily based applied sciences for wastewater therapy? Do you wish to additional your profession in one of many UK’s main Universities and be a part of a multidisciplinary workforce delivering real-world options? 

As a Analysis Fellow in Microalgal Biotechnology at Leeds, you can be a part of a world-leading Analysis Group targeted on elementary and utilized analysis actions aimed toward supporting the event of a round bioeconomy strategy for sustainable waste administration. This entails overlaying tasks on nutrient management and restoration from wastewater, bioenergy technology from natural waste, bioprocesses for carbon seize, evaluation and management of greenhouse gasoline (GHG) emissions from waste administration amenities and creating applied sciences for microalgal biomass cultivation and valorisation.

Particularly, you can be a part of a multidisciplinary consortium working intently with trade companions and UK authorities funders within the supply of bioprocesses for hydrogen manufacturing from natural waste, coupled with carbon seize and sequestration (CCS).

We’re significantly searching for extremely motivated candidates with means to consolidate and additional develop their technical and transferable abilities, working in a supportive atmosphere to conduct elementary and utilized analysis on using microalgae for the restoration and reuse of vitamins from waste streams, and utilizing a mix of analytical and microbiology strategies at lab and pilot scale.

Holding a PhD (or have submitted your thesis earlier than taking on the function) in Engineering; additionally, you will have a robust background in algal primarily based applied sciences for wastewater therapy and nutrient restoration, and lab expertise on microalgae cultivation.on.

To discover the put up additional or for any queries you will have, please contact: 

Dr Miller Alonso Camargo-Valero , Affiliate Professor of BioResource Techniques

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 1580 or electronic mail: [email protected]

NOTE: Interviews are scheduled to happen on the morning of Tuesday 12 December 2023. 

Location:  Leeds – Important Campus
College/Service:  College of Engineering & Bodily Sciences
Faculty/Institute:  Faculty of Civil Engineering
Class:  Analysis
Grade: 
Grade 7
Wage: 

£37,099 to £44,263
p.a.
Attributable to funding restrictions, an appointment won’t be made larger than £39,347 p.a.
Working Time:  37.5 hours per week
Put up Kind: 

Full Time
Contract Kind:  Fastened Time period (Till 31 December 2024 – To finish particular time restricted work)
Launch Date:  Friday 17 November 2023
Closing Date:  Sunday 03 December 2023
Interview Date: 
Tuesday 12 December 2023
Reference:  EPSCV1120
Downloads:  Candidate Transient

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