Research Fellow in Biophotonics/Raman Spectroscopy

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral research position for an interdisciplinary project between the Biophotonics Group in the School of Physics and Astronomy (University of Nottingham, UK) and the Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust. The project is focused on developing novel Raman microscopy techniques for medical diagnosis.

Experience in developing confocal Raman spectrometers or auto-fluorescence imaging systems for biomedical applications, based on microscopes, fibre optics probes, spatial light modulators are desirable.

The candidate must have a Bsc/MPhys Degree in Physics related subject and PhD in Physics, Chemistry or Biomedical EngineeringExpertise. Candidates require previous experience in spectroscopy applications to biological samples (cells and tissues).

This full-time post is fixed-term until 29 November 2019.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Ioan Notingher, tel: 0115 9515172 or email Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

The University of Nottingham is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

  • Reference: SCI122617
  • Closing Date : Wednesday, 31st May 2017
  • Job Type : Research
  • Department : Physics & Astronomy
  • Salary : £29301 to £32004 per annum, depending on skills and experience

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Research Fellow in Biophotonics/Raman Spectroscopy