Postdoctoral Research Associate in Magnetic Resonance Method Development

Organic Chemistry, University of Oxford

Oxford, South East England, United Kingdom

Salary: Grade 7: Salary in the range £32,236 - £34,189 p.a.

Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Research Associate to work under the supervision of Dr Mohammadali Foroozandeh on a research project funded by the Royal Society fpr a period of up to 18 months. The project involves design and development of novel pulsed techniques to effectively manipulate quantum spin systems, and analyses of spectroscopic data, especially drawing on computer-assisted methodologies like optimal control and model-based estimation methods, with applications to magnetic resonance (NMR, ESR, MRI, and in vivo MRS) techniques. You should have a very good understanding of the theory of magnetic resonance and good programming skills. You should be able to develop and verify hypotheses and analyse data. You should be able to work and effectively communicate with collaborators with a verity of backgrounds and represent the research group at external meetings and scientific conferences.


You should have a PhD in Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, or Computer Science (or have submitted a PhD thesis prior to taking up the appointment). The post will be based in Chemistry Research Laboratory, 12 Mansfield Road, Oxford, OX1 3TA.


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 21 March 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.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.

Quote Reference: University of Oxford-itox_ac-139459

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