Job offer in england Research Intern – Fixed Term Contract at University of Bath

University of Bath – Mechanical Engineering

The Powertrain and Vehicle Research Centre (PVRC) at the University of Bath is recruiting a Research Intern to join our team for the APC Dynamic Analysis Modelling and Optimisation of GDI Engines (Dynamo) project. The candidate will be required to support a small research team within the PVRC.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing research team and the Research Intern will be based in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University but will be expected to interact closely with industrial engineers from the consortium partner and subcontractors. The successful candidates will assist activities within the experimental research facility and conduct simulation suites as suitable.

Based at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, PVRC is a leading centre for theoretical, experimental and analytical research into powertrain systems in the UK. PVRC has an excellent track record in delivering industry-relevant projects, and has long established collaborations with industrial partners. The Centre considers its remit to be all of the links in the chain from energy storage to its conversion into mechanical work on board a vehicle. The recently secured £49m investment for the Institute of Advanced Automotive Propulsion Systems (IAAPS) will propel PVRC into a global leading position.

This position is full time (36.5 hours per week) and is being offered on a fixed term contract basis for up to five months.

The University of Bath holds Bronze Award for Athena SWAN scheme, which promotes gender equality among all disciplines. We particularly encourage applications from under-represented groups. 

For more details contact Dr Richard Burke.

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The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations. To achieve our global aspirations, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

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