13/02/2017

Marie Sklodowska-Curie Early Stage Research (ESR) Fellow (59976)

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    University of Strathclyde
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    EngineeringMechanical engineering
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    16/04/2017 23:00 - Europe/London
  • LOCATION
    United Kingdom › Glasgow
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    35
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    59976

Department

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (www.strath.ac.uk/mae/)

Faculty

Faculty of Engineering (www.strath.ac.uk/engineering/)

Staff Category

Research

Reference No

59976

Reports To

Head of Department through Professor Massimiliano Vasile

Grade:

RS79

Salary Range:

CIRCA £ 32,470 - £34,291 per annum*

Contract Type:

Fixed Term (36 months)

FTE:

1

Closing Date

Sunday, 16 April 2017

Job Advert

Applications are invited for a 36 month Early Stage Researcher (ESR) position within the UTOPIAE Marie Sklodowska Curie Research Training Network, to work on a project entitled “Optimal Multi-Sensor Multi-Target Tracking of Aerospace Systems Under Uncertainty”. This work relates to the treatment of uncertainty in multisensory data fusion and object tracking and forms part of a wider area of Research being undertaken by the network which covers modelling, optimisation, and uncertainty quantification. The overall aim of the area of research of this ESR position is to develop methods and algorithms for the tracking space objects and vehicles on Earth and develop techniques to propagate uncertainty through complex time-varying processes. The successful applicant will work in a multi-disciplinary team with members of the Department and their partners in the UTOPIAE Marie Curie Research Training Network. For further information on UTOPIAE, please see http://utopiae.eu

Applicants will be required to meet the Marie Sklodowska Curie Early Stage Researcher eligibility criteria. In particular, at the time of appointment they should be within the first 4 years of their research career and should not have resided in the host country for more than 12 months in the last 3 years immediately before the appointment. Researchers are normally required to undertake trans-national mobility (i.e. move from one country to another) when taking up the appointment. For a more detailed summary of the eligibility criteria see http://utopiae.eu/employment-opportunities/ 

*The successful candidate will receive a financial package consisting of a living allowance, a family allowance (where applicable) and a mobility allowance, according to the rules for Early Stage Researchers (ESRs). The minimum salary will be approximately £32,470 per annum.

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
University of Strathclyde
United Kingdom
Glasgow

EURAXESS offer ID: 180958