Research assistant

Research assistant

Application Deadline : 10/04/2016

Career Stage : Early stage researcher or 0-4 yrs (Post graduate)

Research Profiles : First Stage Researcher (R1)

Field of Research : Engineering

Benefits : This program offers a three year full-time position as researcher with a salary and allowances according to EU regulations for Marie Sk?odowska-Curie ITN Early Stage Researchers. ESRs in an EID-ITN also undertake a comprehensive personalised development programme with targeted training measures and participate in a range of network events with the consortium partners. Candidates should have an internationally recognized degree at masters level (or equivalent) in in process, mechanical or control engineering or other closely related discipline. In addition the candidate is expected to have prior experience in some of the following fields and a willingness to become familiar with the others: - Process unit operations - Control and systems theory - Optimization techniques - Statistical analysis - Numerical analysis Eligibility : To be eligible, any candidate must be an Early Stage Researcher. They must not have a PhD and must have fewer than four years' research experience. At the time of the selection, applicants must not have resided or carried out their main activity (work or studies) in the UK for more than twelve months in the three years immediately prior to the starting date. These eligibility requirements for Marie Sk?odowska-Curie ESRs are non-negotiable and ineligible candidates will not be considered.

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