Job title Lecturer (Teaching) in Evolutionary Genetics & Evolutionary
Genomics (fixed-term role) INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY
Department Biology & Biochemistry
Salary Starting from £33,797, rising to £40,322
Grade Grade 7
Placed on Friday 10 September 2021
Closing date Sunday 19 September 2021
Interview date To be confirmed
The Department of Biology and Biochemistry is seeking to appoint a full-time
Lecturer (Teaching) in evolutionary genetics and evolutionary genomics on a
temporary basis (from October 2021 - January 2022) to delivery exceptional
teaching and assessment across a range of undergraduate units with an emphasis
on evolutionary genetics and evolutionary genomics including computational
Our teaching consistently receives very high student satisfaction scores in
the National Student Survey (NSS). The successful applicant will have a PhD
in evolutionary genomics, or in a related subject area with postdoctoral
experience in computational comparative genomics.
The Department of Biology & Biochemistry is one of the leading research-
intensive Bioscience departments in the UK. It is renowned for its broad range
of world-leading and internationally excellent research across the four
research themes of Cell and Developmental Biology, Evolution and Biodiversity,
Infection and Immunity, and Medical and Industrial Biotechnology. Both the
Department and the University are committed to providing a supportive and
inclusive working environment. The Department currently holds an Athena SWAN
Silver award and we are working to further improve equality, diversity and
inclusivity within the Department. We particularly welcome applications from
women and other under-represented groups.
For an informal discussion about the role please contact Professor Laurence
Hurst (email@example.com), however, please submit your application via the
What we can offer you:
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