Postdoctoral Research Associate - Synthesis and Investigation of Molecular Electronic Devices University of Oxford, Department of Chemistry United Kingdom

Postdoctoral Research Associate - Synthesis and Investigation of Molecular Electronic Devices

Department of Chemistry, Mansfield Road, Oxford

Grade 7: Salary in the range £32,236 - £36,261 p.a.

Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Research Associate: Synthesis and Investigation of Molecular Electronic Devices to work with Professor Harry L Anderson on the investigation of quantum effects in molecules electronic in devices for a period of up to 30 months.


The project will involve the synthesis and testing of new redox-active pi-systems for exploration of molecular structure-property relationships in single-molecular transistors, fabricated using graphene nanogaps. Find out more about the research group at: and


You should have a PhD in chemistry or physics, or have submitted your thesis prior to taking up your appointment. Expertise in multistep organic synthesis and/or molecular electronics is essential. Experience in quantitative physical organic chemistry, spectroscopy, physical chemistry or materials chemistry is highly desirable.


The post will be based in the Chemistry Research Laboratory, Department of Chemistry, Mansfield Road, Oxford.


Applications for this vacancy are to be made online and you will be required to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application.


Only applications received before 12.00 midday on 2 May 2019 can be considered.


The University of Oxford and the Department of Chemistry are Athena SWAN Silver award holders. Applications are particularly welcome from women and black and ethnic minority candidates, who are under-represented in Chemistry research posts in Oxford.


Contact Person : Angela Lintern

Vacancy ID : 139797

Contact Phone : 01865 272135

Closing Date : 02-May-2019

Contact Email :

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