Technican, Animal Behaviour

Lincoln, United Kingdom
From £23,754 per annum
29 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
18 Nov 2019
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Veterinary Science
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

School of Life Sciences

Location:  Lincoln
Salary:   From £23,754 per annum
This is a full time post of 37 hours per week for a fixed term of 11 months
Closing Date:   Monday 18 November 2019
Interview Date:   Friday 06 December 2019

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our research team as a Technician within the animal behaviour, cognition and welfare group at the University of Lincoln, initially for 11 months (starting date will be in early February 2020). This is a commercially sensitive research project and so is subject to a confidentiality agreement.

You will be experienced in handling dogs and undertaking laboratory based behavioural research involving animals as well as good laboratory practice for the preparation and use of chemical samples for testing and have excellent interpersonal skills. You must also be familiar with the procedures necessary to protect intellectual property as it is developed. 

The University of Lincoln is a forward-thinking, ambitious institution and you will be working in the heart of a thriving, beautiful, safe and friendly city. The Schools provide a stimulating environment for academic research, and are based in high quality, newly developed facilities.

If you would like to know more about this opportunity please contact Professor Daniel Mills at

This position does not fulfil the UK Visas & Immigration sponsorship criteria for Tier 2.

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.