MHI Senior Research Fellowship, UK

MHI Senior Research Fellowship, UK

Fellowships at Department of Engineering Science in association with St Anne’s College

Study Subject : Turbomachinery Aerodynamics and Heat Transfer

Employer : University of Oxford

Level : DPhil/PhD

MHI Senior Research Fellowship Description :

Applications are invited for a full – time, three – year, fixed – term Research Fellowship in Turbomachinery at the Department of Engineering Science, available from early November or as soon as possible thereafter.

The post is funded and is in collaboration with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) and will be based at the department’s Osney Laboratory, Oxford.

The Fellow will undertake a programme of research in the field of turbomachinery aerodynamics and heat transfer relevant to MHI.

The post will be associated with St Anne’s College, where the Fellow will be a member of the Senior Common Room and will have an opportunity, should s / he wish, to participate in teaching / lecturing at St Anne’s College (up to 4 hours a week), for which additional remuneration will be paid according to the colleges’ lecturing rates then in force.

The successful applicant will have a DPhil / PhD in the general area of Experimental Turbomachinery, with a proven track record in turbomachinery aerodynamics and heat transfer, and the development of experimental facilities.

Expertise in building and managing major experimental facilities for turbomachinery applications (stationary and rotating facilites) is required.

Fellowship application Deadline : Friday 5 November 2010.

Further Fellowship Information and Application : http://www.ox.ac.uk/about_the_university/jobs/arrs/051110/arrs6730j/