Research Associate

The University of Manchester - Life Sciences

Eurolens Research is a contact lens research and consultancy unit within the Faculty of Life Sciences at The University of Manchester. We are currently recruiting for a full-time Research Associate to work on a new project investigating the frictional characteristics of soft contact lenses.

The successful candidate should have (or expect to hold shortly) a PhD degree in a relevant field such as: biomechanics, engineering, biomaterials or optometry. The main duties are to manage and execute the project within the designated study timelines in addition to present research findings both internally and externally.

The position is tenable for one year in the first instance with the expectation of a further year's funding.

Further particulars

Informal enquiries

Informal enquiries can be made to Dr Philip Morgan,


The University of Manchester values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Research Associate
The University of Manchester - Life Sciences

Closing date : 17/06/2012
Reference : LSX-00880
Faculty / Organisational unit : Life Sciences
Division : Neuro Systems
Salary : £29,249 to £35,938
Employment type : Fixed Term
Duration : Available for up to 12 months in the first instance
Hours per week : Full time
Location : Oxford Road