Job Vacancies

Here you can find all of the current vacancies within the Department of Engineering Science. To jump to a specific section, click on a heading in the table of contents to the right.

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Academic Vacancies

There are currently no academic vacancies.

Research Vacancies     

Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Shockwave Enhanced Delivery of Therapeutic Drugs115571
Supervisor Robin Cleveland
Research Group BUBBL
Closing date for applications: noon 27th November 2014 Apply Now

 

Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Computer Vision115909
Supervisor Andrew Zisserman
Research Group Visual Geometry Group
Closing date for applications: noon 5 December 2014 Apply Now

 

Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Computer Vision115908
Supervisor Andrew Zisserman
Research Group Visual Geometry Group
Closing date for applications: noon 5 December 2014 Apply Now

 

Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Micromechanical and Computational Modelling115972
Supervisor Alan Cocks
Research Group Solid Mechanics
Closing date for applications: noon 10th December 2014 Apply Now

 

Support, Professional and Management Vacancies 

 

Mechanical Technician (Maintenance)116059

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a full-time Mechanical Technician to join the Maintenance Team at the Department of Engineering Science (central Oxford). This role is permanent.

As a Mechanical Technician, you will be working as part of a multi-disciplinary team and will be responsible for installing, maintaining and repairing office and laboratory systems and equipment. You will provide support to teaching within the Department by conducting regular maintenance schedules and ensuring equipment is repaired and re-commissioned to the required standard. You will also have the opportunity to take part in departmental projects where you will provide assistance to students and academics as agreed. At all times you will be required to work in a safe and timely manner.

Closing date for applications: noon 1 December 2014 Apply Now

 

Electrical Workshop Supervisor115720

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a qualified Electrical or Electronics Engineer to lead our Electronics Workshop at the Department of Engineering Science (central Oxford). You will be working with some of the best Electrical Engineering Academics to ensure that practical exercises are modernised and delivered in a stimulating way while continuing to cover key basic principles. The team also contribute to the building of custom electronics for teaching and research. 

Closing date for applications: noon 8th January 2015 Apply Now

 

Project Manager - Energy and Power Research Group116232

We are seeking a full-time (two part-time posts would be considered) Project Manager to join the Energy and Power Research Group at the Department of Engineering Science (central Oxford and Begbroke Science Park). The post is funded by research grants and is fixed-term to 31 October 2017 with the potential for a further extension.

Your prime responsibility is to ensure the efficient management of a project portfolio under the direction of the Principal Investigator(s) (PI). You will manage more than one project as part of a portfolio and report to more than one PI. You will be responsible for the continuing fiscal management of projects, including monitoring expenditure, preparing reports and maintaining accurate and detailed plans and records.

Closing date for applications: noon 6th January 2015 Apply Now

 

Departmental Safety Officer116294

Are you an experienced Health and Safety Officer who could contribute to a growing and vibrant academic department? We are seeking a full-time Departmental Safety Officer to join the Department of Engineering Science (central Oxford).
A proactive approach will be required to ensure compliance with health and safety legislation across multiple sites. You will be responsible for health and safety training, advice, information, monitoring and reporting. You will implement good practice as well as keeping up-to-date with health and safety legislation and university policy.

Closing date for applications: noon 8th January 2015 Apply Now

 

Studentships & Marie Curie positions  

Research Studentship in Active control of fluid flows in gas turbines - Electro-fluidic transistor valv
Closing date for applications: noon 17th November 2014
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Research Studentship in Active control of fluid flows in gas turbines - Control of tip leakage flow dynamic
Closing date for applications: noon 17th November 2014
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EPSRC Industrial CASE Research Studentship in Numerical Simulation of Advanced Compression-Ignition Combustion Systems
Closing date for applications: noon 21st November 2014 Apply Now

 

Research Studentship in Photonics
Closing date for applications: noon 12th December 2014 Apply Now

 

Research Studentship in Next Generation Thermal Management - Thermal Management Using Multiphase Flows
Closing date for applications: noon 1st January 2015 Apply Now

 

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