Teaching, Research & Scholarship
Faculty of Science & Engineering
Expectations of Academics
Anglia Ruskin is a vibrant workplace, and our University is gaining prominence
both nationally and internationally. We have ambitious plans for the future
and we are determined that our students and staff will realise their full
potential. Our main campuses in the cities of Cambridge, Chelmsford and
Peterborough have been transformed with major capital investment. With an
annual turnover of over £200m, we are a major force for higher education and
one of the largest universities in the East of England.
About the role:
You will join our School of Life Sciences, working with academics teaching and
conducting world-class research in Forensic Science, Crime and Investigative
Science, Biomedical Science, and Animal and Environmental Biology, based in
our Faculty of Science and Engineering. We're a forward-looking and
enthusiastic School with a vision that combines commitment to a strong and
active research culture with excellence in learning and teaching.
With a PhD or professional doctorate (completed or nearing completion within
18 months) in a related discipline, you will have experience in forensic
genetics with knowledge and skills related to the recovery of biological
material form crime scenes. You should also have experience in DNA profiling,
and the analysis and statistical interpretation of DNA profiles. You will
ensure high standards of teaching, whilst adhering to quality assurance
standards, and provide an excellent student experience. You will be committed
to research and prepared to work as part of multi-disciplinary teams, as well
as developing your personal research activities. Your research will align to
the School research strategy (consult our website for a description of our
research activity). You will possess excellent communications skills and will
demonstrate a flexible approach to work.
We are fully committed to Athena SWAN, equality and diversity principles. We
are keen to promote women in science and are keen to accommodate staff with
family or caring responsibilities. You will be required to work such hours as
are reasonably necessary to perform your duties and may involve occasional
evening or weekend work. Flexible working requests are welcomed.
It is expected that interviews will take place online in summer 2021.
For informal enquiries, please contact Professor Christopher Parris, Head of
School of Life Sciences (firstname.lastname@example.org), or Dr Alvin Helden,
Deputy Head of School (email@example.com).
We have a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and
work in the UK.
Find out more about working with us.
We offer an extensive range of benefits including a generous holiday
entitlement, occupational pension schemes, training and development
opportunities, travel to work scheme and a competitive relocation package.
Visit our benefits page for full details.
We value diversity at Anglia Ruskin University and welcome applications
from all sections of the community. Committed to being inclusive and open
to discuss flexible working.
For a list of key requirements, please download the Job Description and Person
Specification above. To apply for this role please demonstrate how your skills
and experience match the criteria in the person specification.