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Lecturer in Marine Biology- University of Plymouth

Location: Plymouth
Salary: £34,804 to £49,553 per annum – Grade 7/8
Hours: Full Time, Part Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Closes: 5th August 2021
Job Ref: A7976

You will combine enthusiastic and research-informed teaching with an aspiration to be world-class in your area of research. You will contribute to teaching across the Marine Biology Subject Group at both undergraduate and postgraduate level and this role is most closely aligned with our Marine Biology degrees. You will be expected to generate, deliver and assess teaching sessions that might include lectures, tutorials, laboratory work and field work as well as contributing to leadership positions within the school. Familiarity with R and availability to contribute to residential (overseas) field courses would be desirable. We particularly encourage those with interests in whole organism biology/evolution to apply.

You will have a doctoral degree in a relevant field, supported by experience at postdoctoral or equivalent level, and a proven research track record relevant to one of our research themes demonstrated through high calibre outputs of a quality likely to contribute to our future UK Research Excellence Framework (REF) submission. Every member of staff at Plymouth University contributes to delivering the University’s mission to advance knowledge and transform lives through education and research.

Please demonstrate how you meet the essential criteria outlined in the knowledge, qualifications, training and experience elements of the job description in your supporting statement.

For an informal discussion to find out more about the role then please contact Pete Cotton by email [email protected]

We offer a competitive salary package and a generous pension and holiday scheme. We also offer a range of other benefits, including ongoing development opportunities.

A relocation package may be available with this role, conditions apply.

For further information and to submit your application, please go to:

Closing date: 05/08/2021
Location: Plymouth
Salary: £34,804 to £49,553 per annum – Grade 7/8
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