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If you are interested in joining our group, please read the relevant sections below before contacting Please include a CV along with your enquiry.

Current Funded Vacancies:

Research Fellow - Characterisation of Ceramic Interfaces in Solid State Batteries

We are seeking a Research Fellow with electron microscopy experience for an InnovateUK funded project on solid state batteries. See here to apply - closing date 20th November 2018.

General Information:

Potential Postdoctoral Researchers:

Postdoctoral positions on funded projects will be advertised in the space above. If you are an established postdoctoral researcher, or will shortly finish your PhD, and are interested in joining our research group by securing your own fellowship, please get in touch with your CV and a project proposal before making any applications.

Potential PhD students:

Funded PhD positions associated with specific research topics will be advertised on this page, on the WMG webpage and via

If you are interested in carrying out a PhD on a topic related to our research, please get in touch with your ideas. Typically our projects are suitable for graduates of materials science, engineering, chemistry or physics, and are very practical in nature. A Master’s level degree is expected though this requirement may be waived if candidates have sufficient hands-on research experience from their Bachelor’s degree.

Due to the limitations of funding bodies in the UK, available funding is often restricted to UK/EU students only. The University of Warwick runs the Chancellor’s International scholarship scheme for students of other nationalities. If you are considering applying for this scheme please be advised that it is extremely competitive and you must contact Dr Claire Dancer at least 2 months in advance of making your application to allow sufficient time for a strong application to be prepared. The closing date for this scheme is usually in early January.

If you are planning to apply for a scholarship from another source, such as your home Government, please get in touch with Dr Claire Dancer to discuss your application in advance.