Postdoctoral Research Associate in Microscopy-based Single Molecule Measurements University of Oxford, Physical and Theoretical Chemistry United Kingdom

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Microscopy-based Single Molecule Measurements

Physical and Theoretical Chemistry, South Parks Road, Oxford

Grade 7: £31,604 - £38,833 p.a.

Professor Madhavi Krishnan's laboratory is looking for talented and highly motivated postdoctoral research associates with a strong background in physics, biophysics, or physical chemistry, to join them in taking forward an exciting emerging area of microscopy-based single molecule measurement.


The ideal candidate will hold a PhD in physics, physical chemistry, biophysics, or a related area, or have submitted a PhD thesis prior to taking up the appointment. Candidates with a strong background in single-molecule fluorescence and microscopy are strongly encouraged to apply. you should be able to demonstrate competence and success in the thesis research area (and postdoctoral work if appropriate), e.g. as judged by publications (or papers in press) in high quality peer reviewed journals.


You will be responsible for managing own academic research and administrative activities. This involves small scale project management, to co-ordinate multiple aspects of work to meet deadlines, developing ideas for generating research income, and present detailed research proposals to senior researchers, etc.


Only applications received before midday on 31 May 2018 can be considered.


The University of Oxford is a member of the Athena SWAN Charter and holds an institutional Bronze Athena SWAN award. The Department was awarded a Silver Athena SWAN Award in September 2015. Athena SWAN recognises the Department's commitment to addressing gender inequalities, tackling the unequal representation of women in science, and to improving career progression for female academics. This charter was extended in 2015 to include women in all areas of academia.


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