Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Marine Biology
THE UNIVERSITY OF ABERDEEN
LECTURER/SENIOR LECTURER IN MARINE BIOLOGY
The School of Biological Sciences is seeking to recruit two posts in marine biology, at lecturer or senior lecturer level. Applications from researchers which complement and augment existing departmental strengths in marine biology, ecology and conservation are welcome.
The successful candidate will have a PhD and recent high-quality publications that are of international quality in terms of originality, significance and rigour. They should also have a clear research vision for the future of their field of expertise.
Applications are invited from candidates who can demonstrate an excellent research profile, as evidenced by publications in leading academic conferences and journals. Candidates must also demonstrate the potential for sustaining a funded research programme at the University of Aberdeen and be familiar with the UK funding landscape.
For a Senior Lecturer position, candidates should demonstrate a sustained track record of successful grant applications, research student supervision and undergraduate/taught postgraduate teaching.
For appointments made at Lecturer level salary will be at the appropriate point on the Grade 7 salary scale (£40,792 - £48,676 per annum) and negotiable with placement according to qualifications and experience.
For appointments made at Senior Lecturer Level, salary will be at the appropriate point on the Grade 8 salary scale (£51,630 - £58,089 per annum) with placement according to qualifications and experience.
Any appointment will be made subject to satisfactory references and a probation period.
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Should you require a visa to undertake paid employment in the UK you will be required to fulfil the minimum points criteria to be granted a Certificate of Sponsorship and Tier 2 visa. As appropriate, at the time an offer of appointment is made you will be asked to demonstrate that you fulfil the criteria in respect of qualifications and competency in English. Please do not hesitate to contact Marian Elliott-Jones, HR Adviser on +44 (0)1224 273757 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
The closing date for receipt of applications is 18 September 2019
Should you wish to make an informal enquiry please contact
Professor Graeme Paton, Head of School
Professor Michelle Pinard, Director of Teaching
Please do not send application forms or CVs to Professor Paton/ Pinard
Please quote reference number SBS064A on all correspondence.
The School of Biological Sciences embraces a diverse working environment and recognises the many benefits this can bring. Applications from individuals from across all of the equality protected characteristics are encouraged.