Senior Lecturer in Animal Behaviour and Welfare

Lincoln, United Kingdom
From £39,152 per annum
20 Nov 2019
End of advertisement period
17 Dec 2019
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Veterinary Science
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Life Sciences

Location:  Lincoln
Salary:   From £39,152 per annum
Please note this post is permanent full-time 1.0 FTE
Closing Date:   Tuesday 17 December 2019
Interview Date:   To be confirmed

Following recognition of our excellent research in REF 2014, excellent student satisfaction in the 2018 NSS (ranked 7th nationally for Student Satisfaction) and strong undergraduate and postgraduate recruitment, we are seeking to make a further appointment at Senior Lecturer level to expand our expertise in the area of Applied Animal Behaviour and Welfare. This post is available on a Teaching, Scholarship and Professional Practice (TSPP) role profile and will support delivery of teaching on our undergraduate degree in Animal Behaviour and Welfare and post-graduate MSc in Clinical Animal Behaviour. The post would most suit candidates with demonstrable expertise in the field of Applied Animal Behaviour and Welfare.

It is essential that the candidate can offer attractive projects to our Undergraduate (Animal Behaviour and Welfare) and Postgraduate Taught (Clinical Animal Behaviour) students that closely align with their own interests. We would particularly welcome applications from individuals with a strong track record in companion, farm and/or zoo animal welfare.

Working with us, you will enjoy the benefits of newly refurbished and exceptionally well equipped  facilities and benefit from a stimulating, interdisciplinary and collegiate environment. We 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. You will be 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 Jonathan Cooper, Programme Leader for BSc Animal Behaviour and Welfare Professor Daniel Mills, Specialist in Veterinary Behaviour Medicine or Professor Steve Bevan, Head of School 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.