Free open Job in Wales RICE Research Fellow in Low Carbon Bioprocess Analysis at University of South Wales

The University of South Wales’ Sustainable Environment Research Centre (SERC) is seeking an experienced Research Fellow in Low Carbon Bioprocess Analysis to work as part of the ERDF funded project, Reduced Industrial Carbon Emissions (RICE). The fellow will provide significant expertise and efforts in relation to the operation of a number of anaerobic and aerobic bioprocesses at pilot scale. The bioprocesses to be implemented at pilot scale include anaerobic fermentation of biomass for the production of hydrogen and volatile fatty acids, gas to liquid anaerobic bioconversions and/or aerobic bioprocesses such as biodesulfurisation along with SCP and PHA production. The fellow will provide analytical support to deliver the experimental programme on these bioreactors from the implementation of automated process analytical instrumentation along with advanced offline analytical techniques from the products of these bioreactors. The applicant will have a PhD and experience as a research fellow or equivalent industrial experience.

This position is based at the Hydrogen Centre Baglan Campus of the University of South Wales.

The terms and conditions of the post (including grade and salary) will be those of the University of South Wales.