Opening For Postdoctoral Research Assistant - Oxford

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Amar Annamalai
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Opening For Postdoctoral Research Assistant - Oxford

Department of Engineering Science, Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford
We are seeking a full-time Postdoctoral Research Assistant to join the Institute of Biomedical Engineering at the Department of Engineering Science (Headington). The post is funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) as part of a 5-year programme grant for an Oxford Centre for Drug Delivery Devices (OxCD3). The post is fixed-term for 1 year, with the potential to extend the contract for a further 2 years (renewable annually).
The person appointed will be responsible for leading the effort of using shock waves to enhance delivery of therapeutic agents to cancer cells. You should possess a PhD (or be near completion) in mechanical engineering or related area of physics or engineering and be competent in experimental work involving high amplitude acoustic waves. In addition, you will have good oral and written communication, demonstrate the ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team and strong evidence of research achievement to date.
Informal enquiries may be addressed to: eval(unescape('%64%6f%63%75%6d%65%6e%74%2e%77%72%69%74%65%28%27%3c%61%20%68%72%65%66%3d%22%6d%61%69%6c%74%6f%3a%72%6f%62%69%6e%2e%63%6c%65%76%65%6c%61%6e%64%40%65%6e%67%2e%6f%78%2e%61%63%2e%75%6b%22%3e%72%6f%62%69%6e%2e%63%6c%65%76%65%6c%61%6e%64%40%65%6e%67%2e%6f%78%2e%61%63%2e%75%6b%3c%2f%61%3e%27%29%3b')).
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Only applications received before 12.00 midday on 30 January 2015 can be considered. You will be required to upload a covering letter/supporting statement, including a brief statement of research interests (describing how past experience and future plans fit with the advertised position), CV and the details of two referees as part of your online application.
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