We are always pleased to consider applications from talented and enthusiastic candidates. Our research is at the interface of chemistry and biology, and exploits technological advances in software engineering and high performance computing. We therefore welcome applications from a wide variety of background. Interested candidates should contact Julien (mail@julienmichel.net) and provide a CV, names and contact details for two referees.

The University of Edinburgh is among the most prestigious universities in the world and EaStCHEM is among the top-ranked chemistry departments within the UK. Edinburgh, is a vibrant, internationally city which has been voted numerous times as one of the most desirable place to live in the UK. Please check the video below if you want to learn more about the School of Chemistry.

Undergraduate Projects

Each year we normally host a number of undergraduate students doing a final year research project. Suitable projects can be arranged for motivated students pursuing a BSc. or MSc. in Chemistry, Physics, Biology or High-performance computing. Please contact Julien to discuss opportunities.

Funding Opportunities

When no suitable vacancies are advertised, there are a number of funding opportunities you may wish to pursue to join the group.

Postgraduate studentships

We welcome applications from strong candidates with a background in Chemistry, Biology, Physics or Computer Sciences. Possible sources of funding may include:

Postdoctoral scientists

There are a number of postdoctoral fellowship schemes suitable to join the group. Please get in touch if you wish to apply for one of these postdoctoral fellowships to work with us.

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