Research Associate in Plasmonic-based Raman Spectroscopy University of Manchester Faculty of Science & Engineering Division of Materials Chemistry United Kingdom

Job Reference : S&E-13715
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing Date : 23/04/2019
Salary : £32,236 -£39,609 per annum (according to experience)
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Science & Engineering
Division : Materials Chemistry
Hours Per week : Full Time
Contract Duration : Available For 15 Months From Start Date

Applications are invited for a Post-Doc position available in the group of Professor Casiraghi, School of Chemistry, University of Manchester. The project will mainly focus on the use of plasmonics to study different problems in chemistry and chemical engineering. The project is funded by the European Commission in the framework of an ERC Consolidator Award. The project also includes collaboration with the National Physical Lab (NPL) in London.


Significant experience on plasmonics OR nucleation/crystallization, in combination with raman spectroscopy, is required to be shortlisted for interview. Please read the further particulars for more information about the skills required for this job.

You should also be well-organised and self-motivated with excellent oral and communication skills. A strong publication record in internationally peer-reviewed journals is required.


The School is strongly committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN charter for gender equality in higher education. The School holds a Silver Award which recognises their good practice in relation to gender; including flexible working arrangements, family-friendly policies, and support to allow staff achieve a good work-life balance. We particularly welcome applications from women for this post. Appointment will always be made on merit. For further information, please visit:


Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies


Enquiries about vacancy shortlisting and interviews:

Manager: Cinzia Casiraghi


General enquiries:


Tel:      0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel:      0161 850 2004

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date

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