Research Fellow in Cellulosic Fibre/Enzyme Technology

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7089540 (Ref.No. AHCDE1141)
Posted: November 22, 2021

Job Description

Please note, this post is available to current employees of the School of Design only.

Are you a researcher with proven abilities to carry out research in textile and enzyme chemistry and technology? Are you able to use your expertise to support or complement our existing strengths in Cellulose Fibre/Enzyme Technology?

The School of Design is a highly ranked department with a vibrant research culture and a commitment to excellence in teaching. You will join an experienced, innovative and diverse team and will be actively involved in research, producing high quality publications and contributing to the School’s Research Excellence Framework (REF).

You will have a PhD in cellulosic fibre/enzyme technology or chemistry, and experience in fibre/enzyme processing science and technology, and are developing a record of research commensurate with the level of the post and with a clear indication of the ability to achieve internationally recognised standards of excellence.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Professor Chris Carr, email:

Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Cultures
School/Institute:  School of Design
Category:  Research
Grade:  Grade 7
Salary:  £34,304 to £40,927 p.a.
Working Time:  1.0 FTE
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Fixed Term (Until 31/08/2023)
Release Date:  Friday 19 November 2021
Closing Date:  Sunday 05 December 2021
Interview Date:  Tuesday 07 December 2021
Reference:  AHCDE1141

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