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Lecturer in Wildlife, Ecology & Conservation Science

Salary range: 
£35,211 to £40,792

We are looking for an enthusiastic and innovative academic to join our growing Life Science team and contribute to the delivery of our recently launched BSc (Hons) Wildlife, Ecology and Conservation Science degree programme.

Applicants for the post should have a record of publishing in high impact peer-reviewed journals and have a strong scientific background in one or more of the following subjects: wildlife biology, zoology, ecology and/or conservation science.  

We are particularly interested in receiving applications from candidates with experience in designing and developing innovative technology for wildlife conservation, or have expertise in invertebrate ecology or botany.

The post holder will be expected to contribute to research within the school and carry out undergraduate and postgraduate teaching, including planning, organisation and delivery of programmes of study.  They will also be expected to engage in public outreach and recruitment activities.

The successful candidate will have a PhD, and ideally have experience of teaching in Higher Education or a similar environment.  A relevant postgraduate teaching qualification is desirable.  Candidates with postdoctoral research backgrounds who want to pursue an academic career are also encouraged to apply.

Closing date:             2 September 2019

Interview date:          2 October 2019

Application details and contacts for informal discussions, may be obtained from our website http://www.uos.ac.uk/jobs

We are actively committed to growing and supporting a diverse workforce and welcome applications from all backgrounds and communities. We particularly welcome applications from black and ethnic minority candidates and from candidates with a disability who are currently under-represented within our workforce. 

We consider flexible working requests for all our vacancies.

Closing date: 
Monday, September 2, 2019 - 17:00

How to apply:

  1. Read the Guidance Notes and Privacy Notice
  2. Fill in the Application Cover Sheet
  3. Fill in the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form
  4. Attach a curriculum vitae and a covering letter setting out clearly how you meet the essential and desirable criteria for the post

EITHER return them as Word (.doc) or Rich Text Format (.rtf) attachments by email to jobs@uos.ac.uk including the post title in the email subject heading
OR by post to:

The Human Resource Team
University of Suffolk
Waterfront Building
Neptune Quay
Ipswich IP4 1QJ

After submitting your application, if you have not heard from us before the interview date shown, please assume you have not been shortlisted for interview.

If you would like to request support or ask questions about any of our vacancies, or us as an employer, please contact us via the email above or by telephoning 01473 338351.

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