Research Fellow in Uranium Extraction Knowledge Capture
- University of Leeds
- Location: Leeds, United Kingdom
- Job Number: 7128057 (Ref #: EPSPE1084)
- Posting Date: Mar 15, 2023
Are you an experienced and ambitious researcher looking to tackle one of the UK’s biggest challenges? Do you have an interest in nuclear fuel and waste management? Do you want to further your career in one of the UK’s leading research-intensive Universities?
We are seeking a Research Fellow to work in the School of Chemical and Process Engineering (CAPE), on knowledge capture and translation of uranium extraction work carried out under Phase 2 of the UK Government’s Nuclear Innovation Programme on recycling (run through BEIS).
During the programme, a series of experiments on extraction of uranium were carried out. Further analysis is required of this data to translate the results into engineering scale up correlations. Modelling work using CFD and other techniques is underway that will need this data for validation. The end point of the task will be a database of results linked to a process model.
We are open to discussing flexible working arrangements.
What we offer in return
And much more!
To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:
Professor Bruce Hanson, Professor of Nuclear Process Engineering
Tel: 0113 343 0475 or email: [email protected]
|Location:||Leeds - Main Campus|
|Faculty/Service:||Faculty of Engineering & Physical Sciences|
|School/Institute:||School of Chemical & Process Engineering|
|Salary:||£36,333 to £43,155 p.a.|
|Due to funding restrictions, an appointment will not be made higher than £38,474 p.a.|
|Working Time:||37.5 hours per week|
|Post Type:||Full Time|
|Contract Type:||Fixed Term (3 months due to grant funding)|
|Release Date:||Tuesday 14 March 2023|
|Closing Date:||Tuesday 28 March 2023|
|Interview Date:||To be confirmed|
The University community is made up of a wide range of people with diverse backgrounds and circumstances, which we value and regard as a great asset. As part of our continued commitment to equality and inclusion, we strive to create an environment where everyone can reach their full potential and have a real opportunity to participate in and contribute to our activities.
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