Job opportunity: Research Technician – THYME Projects


10th February 2020

Job opportunity: Research Technician – THYME Projects

Green Chemistry Centre of Excellence has a fixed term technical position available to support two recently awarded THYME projects:

· Production of Nano-celluloses and Nano-carbons of Spent Pea Biomass for Wastewater Treatment

· STARVIT – Use of Damaged Starch for the Production of Mesoporous Carbons and Vitamin Encapsulation for Food Applications

The postholder will work under the direction of the lead researchers across both projects, carrying out laboratory scale processing of biomass and subsequent characterisation of the targeted products.

The appointment will be from 1st April 2020 until 31st December 2020, it is available on grade five of the University scales at £25,941 per annum

Informal enquiries made to

Individuals to be appointed must have an existing and continuing right to work in the UK. Evidence of this must be provided to HR before they start work.

If interested, please submit a CV and a statement outlining your suitability for the post to by midday Monday 17th February 2020.

THYME Technician job description

The THYME project partners are