Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Acoustics at the University of Salford

University of Salford

School of Science, Engineering & Environment

Salford, UK

Closing Date
14 October 2021

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The role is for a postdoctoral researcher to carry out acoustic and psychoacoustic research in the framework of the project DroneNoise: Addressing Public Health and Wellbeing Harms for a Sustainable Drone Sector. This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious researcher to fast-track their career development as a Research Fellow. The successful candidate will work in a leading research group to develop cutting edge research to address the noise issues related to the design and operation of drones, to aid drone stakeholders to ensure community acceptance, and contribute to the sustainable expansion of the sector.

In this project, the successful candidate will use Salford’s world class acoustic laboratories, including a full anechoic chamber, ISO standard listening room; and state-of-the-art measurement equipment (multi-channel data acquisition systems, acoustic cameras, etc). The successful candidate will also have the opportunity to work in collaboration with leading institutions such as NASA.

We need someone that communicates with clarity and behaves in a way that engages and influences people to do their best for the University – be inspiring. We want you to consciously connect with people and build trusting relationships over time and help others to form networks that will support them in their work and learning – make connections. You will take personal responsibility for your learning journey and actively contribute to the University’s learning culture – be a leader. And last but not least, we want you to contribute to create a better future through a constant focus on improvement and innovation – facilitate innovation.

Posted on 2nd October 2021 in Job Opportunities in Acoustics