UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Biomedical Sciences

Location
Bristol, United Kingdom
Salary
£36,613 - £58,089 per annum
Posted
13 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
07 Apr 2019
Ref
ACAD103511
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Division/School School of Physiology, Pharmacology & Neuroscience
Contract type Open Ended
Working pattern Full time
Salary £36,613 - £41,212 (Grade J) / £42,418 - £47,722 per annum (Grade K) / £51,630 - £58,089 (Grade L) per annum
Closing date for applications 07-Apr-2019

The School is seeking to appoint an outstanding individual with a background in Pharmacology or related discipline, who has the potential to develop an independent research programme. This programme can be in any area, to complement the School’s internationally-renowned research themes in: Cardiovascular and Cell Signalling and Neuroscience (see: http://www.bristol.ac.uk/phys-pharm/). The successful applicant will contribute to teaching on the School’s degree courses, including our exceptionally successful Pharmacology degree programme (with a student satisfaction score of 100% in the last three National Student Surveys, see: http://www.bristol.ac.uk/news/2017/august/nss.html).

We welcome applications from research fellows and postdoctoral researchers who have established independent profiles, as well as from those already in established positions. The School is committed to achieving a diverse and gender balanced workforce in line with the University’s vision.

The position will be based in the Biomedical Sciences Building with access to imaging, proteomics and genomics core facilities; access to large and small animal in vivo laboratories; and human studies facilities. There are current PhD training programmes funded by the BBSRC, MRC, Wellcome Trust and BHF, with many linked to other Schools in the University and beyond. Successful applicants can also join larger research communities within the University and associated NHS Trusts, such as the Bristol Heart Institute or Bristol Neuroscience. The University of Bristol is ranked among the top five UK institutions for research excellence (http://www.bristol.ac.uk/research/).

Informal enquires are welcome and can be directed to the Head of School, Professor Hugh Piggins (email: phph-hos@bristol.ac.uk; tel: 0117 33 12265.

The closing date for applications is 23.59 on Sunday 7th April 2019. 

The Interview process is expected to take place on 29th & 30th May 2019.