Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Plant Science

Liverpool, Merseyside (GB)
£39,993 - £49,149 per annum
16 May 2018
End of advertisement period
15 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The School of Natural Sciences and Psychology seeks to appoint a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Plant Science to contribute to our successful undergraduate programmes in Biology and Wildlife Conservation.

We would welcome applications from persons whose research has an applied focus in aspects such as plant secondary compounds in relation to plant defence or nutritional/medicinal uses, aquaculture, plant breeding for resistance to pests and disease or for the expression of useful chemicals.

Working in the School of Natural Sciences and Psychology you will have a track record of conducting and publishing high quality research or be able to demonstrate outstanding research promise. The School has thriving research programmes and outstanding facilities. We encourage collaboration between researchers within the School and elsewhere in the Faculty as well as with other universities and research organisations. This appointment is part of a strategic investment in the research and teaching of Biosciences at LJMU.

Informal enquiries may be made to Dr Alan Gunn (Subject Leader, Biological Sciences, School of Natural Sciences and Psychology), email:

School website:

Please note all of our vacancies will be closed to applications at midnight on the advertised closing date, unless otherwise stated.