Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Zoology

Lincoln, United Kingdom
£33,199 - £38,460
10 Jul 2019
End of advertisement period
08 Aug 2019
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Life Sciences

Location: Lincoln 
Salary: From £33,199 per annum
This post is full time at 1.0 FTE. Lecturer salary from £33,199, Senior Lecturer salary from £38,460
Closing Date: Thursday 08 August 2019
Interview Date: To be confirmed

Following recognition of our excellent research in REF 2014, excellent student satisfaction in the 2018 NSS (ranked 7thnationally for Student Satisfaction) and strong undergraduate and postgraduate recruitment, we are seeking to make a further appointment at Lecturer/Senior Lecturer level to expand our expertise in the area of Zoology.

This post is available on a Teaching and Research (TR) role profile and the ideal candidate will:

  • Have a strong academic profile related to Zoology which complements our existing expertise in biophysics and biomechanics of animals. Candidates with a published record in the general areas of functional morphology, comparative biomechanics, physiology, or animal population genetics would also be most welcome. 
  • Engage in pure and/or applied research within the Zoology field.
  • Be an excellent communicator who will complement and help develop the School’s existing innovative integrated teaching and learning, both at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
  • You will have the opportunity, and will be encouraged to work closely, with other researchers at the University, as well as external partners. 
  • Work closely with the other Zoology lecturers to continue to develop the undergraduate curriculum.

Working with us, you will enjoy the benefits of newly refurbished and exceptionally well equipped research facilities and state of the art instrumentation. We also boast a well-equipped molecular and microbiology teaching laboratories. You will benefit from a stimulating, interdisciplinary and collegiate environment, support excellence in research and teaching and you will be part of a team that provides a popular portfolio of qualifications at BSc, MSc and PhD level based in the heart of a thriving, safe and friendly city.

The University of Lincoln is a forward-thinking, energetic institution, with a substantial commitment to growing science infrastructure. If you would like to be part of shaping our world-class vision and would like to know more about this opportunity please email Dr Charles Deeming, Programme Leader for BSc Zoology cdeeming@lincoln.ac.uk Professor Stuart Humphries, Professor of Evolutionary Biophysics shumphries@lincoln.ac.uk  or Professor Steve Bevan, Head of School sbevan@lincoln.ac.uk for more information or to arrange an informal conversation about the position.

As an institutional Athena SWAN Bronze Award holder we are committed to advancing gender equality in STEM, therefore female applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.