OPEN: Postdoc in Microalgae Biotechnology & Optical Sensing. 


Fixed Term from 03.10.2022 until 02.06.2024. 

Deadline: 19th August 2022

This is an exciting Postdoctoral Research Associate position working in research and development at the interface of biological engineering and optical systems engineering. The focus is on developing a brand-new carbon capture technology, based on microalgae and aerosols, and is in partnership with global steel manufacturer, TATA Steel Ltd. The aim is to utilise our state-of-the-art aerosol research facilities to biologically-activate aerosols with photosynthetic microbes and design a new process that could play a major part in industrial carbon dioxide capture and help mitigate climate change. The position is supported 100% by a research technician with expertise in aerosolization.

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CLOSED: Postdoctoral Research Associate in Proteomics of Synthetic Microbial Consortia

-Start date: 1st May 2022.

-Department of Energy funded, Salary £32,344-£40,927, 18 months role.

-Collaboration with University of Michigan and Princeton University

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CLOSED: A BBSRC funded DTP iCASE studentship on community metaproteomics in the oral microbiome with GSK is available, working in both Professor Stafford (Dentistry in Sheffeld) and our group. Deadline of 28th February 2022.

For PhD opportunities for self/external sponsored students, please see below for open projects. These projects are also open for competitive funding through EPSRC DTP's so get in touch if interested, or even if you want to propose your own idea that fits with our expertise.

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