UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL

Palaeobiology Senior Teaching Associate 

Location
Bristol , City of Bristol (GB)
Salary
£36,613 - £41,212
Posted
09 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
19 Oct 2017
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Palaeobiology Senior Teaching Associate 

Job number  ACAD102924 
Division/School  Academic Faculties 
Contract type  Open ended contract staff 
Working pattern  Full time 
Salary  £36,613 - £41,212 
Closing date for applications  19-Oct-2017 

We are seeking a dedicated senior teaching associate for our world renowned MSc Palaeobiology Programme.  You will be embedded within the Palaeobiology Research Group. Your major tasks will include formulation and co-supervision of research projects and general contribution to teaching throughout the programme. Project supervision is key, and requires expert knowledge of current methods and debates in palaeobiology, as well as experience of translating research outcomes to publication.
 
You must have attention to detail, a good rapport with students, as well as experience in research supervision and academic mentoring. A PhD in a relevant subject and proved technical skills in at least one area of palaeobiological research (e. g. macroevolution, biomechanics, phylogenetics or experimental taphonomy) are essential.
 
Please contact Prof. Davide Pisani davide.pisani@bristol.ac.uk for further, informal, information about the post.
 
The University is committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive culture.  We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities.