Teaching Fellow/Senior Teaching Fellow in Biological Sciences

Southampton, United Kingdom
£30,942 to £49,553 Per annum
13 Apr 2021
End of advertisement period
09 May 2021
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Biological Sciences Teaching only ERE

Location:  Highfield Campus
Salary:   £30,942 to £49,553 Per annum
Full Time Fixed Term (for 9 months)
Closing Date:  Sunday 09 May 2021
Interview Date:   To be confirmed
Reference:  1360721BJ

The School of Biological Sciences delivers outstanding education across five undergraduate degree programmes in Biochemistry, Neuroscience, Pharmacology, Biomedical Sciences, Biology and Zoology. We pride ourselves on the quality of our education (in the top 3 of the Russell Group for student satisfaction for the last 3 years). We deliver an exciting student experience including access to laboratory practicals and field work. We are seeking an enthusiastic candidate for the following position: 

Teaching Fellow in Biological Sciences (Level 4)

Senior Teaching Fellow in Biological Sciences (Level 5)

 You will have an exciting opportunity to join our education programmes and receive in post training in teaching. You will have an enthusiasm for research-led education, be an excellent communicator and team-worker and have a broad interest in biological sciences. The appointment will be full time for 9 months. Please note that depending on experience the successful candidate will be hired as either a Teaching Fellow (Level 4) or Senior Teaching Fellow (Level 5), both job descriptions are attached for your reference.

Strong applicants should demonstrate:

  • a doctorate and postdoctoral experience in a relevant discipline
  • ability as a highly effective communicator  
  • evidence of effective team working 
  • ability or potential for excellence in delivering undergraduate education

The School of Biological Sciences holds an Athena SWAN Silver Award demonstrating commitment to equal opportunities and gender balance in the workplace. We value diversity and equality and recognise that employees may wish to have working patterns that fit with their caring responsibilities or work-life balance. Due consideration will be given to applicants who have had career breaks for reasons including maternity, paternity or adoption leave, disability or illness. 

Interviews will take place in Southampton on a date to be confirmed. 

For further details about the post you are invited to contact the Head of School, Professor Lindy Holden-Dye , or Dr Alan Marchant     

Application Procedure 

You should submit your completed online application form at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Hannah Farrance (HR Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 4043 or email  Please quote reference 1360721BJ on all correspondence.