Postdoctoral research associates
When available, we advertise open positions here and at Imperial Jobs.
We also support applications from enthusiastic postdoctoral researchers who fit into the group research topics and want to apply for external funding to come to our group. You should have a strong publication track record and excellent communication skills. If interested, feel free to contact Dr Salvador Eslava with CV and motivation statement to know about different funding opportunities. Some opportunities can be found in these links:
NEW - We currently have one PhD position co-funded by BP-ICAM and the CDT-ACM to work on the preparation, modelling and application of novel materials as photocathodes for solar water splitting. This is the Project 21 in the CDT-ACM list of projects. The application process is via the CDT-ACM application portal. The PhD will be co-supervised by Dr Eslava and Prof. Nicholas Harrison. For any questions or to show your interest in this position, you can contact the primary PhD supervisor Dr Eslava with your CV and information on relevant experience. For more information, please read the project description: PhD proposal on novel photoelectrodes (PDF)
We look for high-achieving PhD applicants from all over the world. To be successful, we recommend you have at least a high 2:1 or equivalent in a related degree, such as Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Material Science or Engineering. This should be complemented with relevant laboratory or design experience. If you are interested in the group's research areas and you'd like to do a PhD with us, feel free to contact Dr Salvador Eslava with CV, transcript details and motivation statement, to know more about different funding opportunities.
- The Department of Chemical Engineering funds ten Departmental PhD scholarships per year, distributed among the different academics.
- In addition, for American students, there exist the Imperial Marshall Scholarships.
- For Mexican students, Conacyt offer scholarships.
- For Commonwealth students, check Commonwealth PhD Scholarships.
We also welcome PhD applicants with alternative funding sources (self-funding, a company, another research council, etc.)
Visiting PhD students and postdoctoral researchers
We are very happy to welcome you to develop a project in our group as a visitor from another University. Please contact Dr Salvador Eslava with CV, list of publications or transcript details, and motivation. For Chinese students, check the China Scholarship Council for funding available for visits abroad.