Vacancies

Please note - informal enquiries concerning vacancies should be addressed to Prof. Cooper but all applications must be sent directly to our Human Resources Department (see details below)


Research Coordinator Position:

A research coordinator position is available within the Cooper Group at the University of Liverpool. The role will focus on highly challenging areas of new materials synthesis, characterisation, and computation. You will have considerable scope to contribute to strategic planning in the Cooper Group and to develop of new research directions.

The position is research-based, and you will develop new research directions and solve key problems arising in activity across the group. In addition to this high-level research contribution, the role will involve day-to-day supervision of PhD students and postdoctoral researchers, representation of the group at major international conferences and at meetings with external collaborators, preparation of funding proposals (with co-investigator status where appropriate), and participation in recruitment activities (e.g., interviews for new PDRAs / PhDs).

The post will require a flexible approach in terms of willingness to change research fields, where required, and to rapidly follow up the strongest research opportunities.

Click here for further application details. The closing date for applications is the 27thNovember 2018.

Postdoctoral Positions:

There are no post-doctoral positions available at this time.

PhD Studentships:

AI techniques for Advanced Materials Design

Leverhulme Research Centre for Functional Materials Design Studentships:

Robotic formulation of solar fuel photocatalysis

Robot chemists for organic synthesis

Mobile robot chemists for autonomous solar fuels research

Mobile robot chemists for discovery of crystalline materials

Optimal search strategies for automated, robotic materials discovery - Joint with Dr John Fearnley

Information on all LRC opportunities can also be found on the LRC website.